What Can Cause Gum Disease?

Are you curious about gum disease and what factors can cause it? If so, we are happy to give you some more information that can help you keep gum disease away. In truth, the real cause is plaque. Plaque is made up of bacteria when they form together on your teeth and gums. If left alone, they can infect your... read more »

Dental Implants Save Smiles

Dental implants can restore a missing tooth and renovate your smile--and can last an entire lifetime! Dental implants were invented in the 1960s, and their durability and impressive quality have made them extremely popular. We are happy to talk to you about dental implants and how they can improve your smile. If you have lost a tooth and do not... read more »

How Can Dental Crowns Help You?

Have you ever wondered how dental crowns can help you? If so, you are not alone. Dental crowns are popular when it comes to cosmetic dentistry because of the stunning results they have to offer. Here at Douglas A. Deam, DMD, PA in Coral Gables, Florida, our staff is happy to give you information on dental crowns and how they... read more »

How to Help Your Child Stay Cavity-Free

As a parent, it’s natural to worry about your child’s health. At Douglas A. Deam, DMD, PA, we want cavities to be one less concern for you, so we provided tips to keep your child as cavity-free as possible. Even before your baby has teeth, he or she is at risk of oral maladies. Within the first few days of... read more »

The Importance of Flossing to Help Prevent Gum Disease

Gum Disease, also known as gingivitis, periodontal disease or periodontitis, is an inflammation of the gum tissue that is caused by the excess buildup of bacteria, plaque and tartar. If left untreated, this can have a serious negative impact on the health of your gums as well as the bones that anchor your teeth to your jaw. There is also... read more »