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 Questions Answered on Chewing Gum

  In order to ensure your oral health care is functioning as intended, you should always look for new and interesting ways to improve your overall health and smile. One highly effective method is to increase the amount of saliva in your mouth. You can accomplish this by chewing sugarless gum after meals. Not only will saliva production increase, but... read more »

What Is Laser Dentistry?

Did you know that lasers have been used in dentistry for decades? However, recently laser dentistry has become more and more common. One of the main reasons for this is simply that patients tend to feel less anxious with a laser than they are with other dental tools. Laser dentistry also offers a number of other benefits. Did you know... read more »

Same-Day Crown Restorations Thanks to CEREC®

CEREC® dental crowns are designed with state-of-the-art technology to provide a near-flawless seal for any broken or damaged teeth. If you suffer from any tooth abnormality and wish to cover it with a fully customized CEREC same-day crown, our dentists can help. Same-day restoration dental crowns are now possible thanks to CEREC technology. Some of the benefits include the following: -... read more »

Dental Implants Can Last a Lifetime

If you ever have the misfortune of losing a tooth, there is some great news. Dental implants can fill in the gap the missing tooth left behind, and they can keep your mouth much safer from bacteria. The wonderful team of dentists at Douglas A. Deam, DMD, PA can provide you with an artificial dental implant that looks and acts... read more »

3 Tips for Better Breath

No one likes having bad breath, but it’s even more embarrassing when it seems impossible to cure your bad breath. That’s why our team here at Douglas A. Deam, DMD, PA put together this list of simple tips that will help you have better breath – and more confidence in nearly every social situation. Prevent tonsil stones If you still... read more »

Empty Tube of Toothpaste? We Can Help!

What do you do to keep up your oral health? Do you make a point of brush and floss every day? If so, good for you—but what would you do if you found your toothpaste tube empty one day and weren't able to get more right away? As you can probably guess, you shouldn't just avoid brushing. Fortunately, there are... read more »

The Smile-Care Tips You Need if You Have Grills

Grills are very popular in the world today, but that doesn’t mean they are beneficial for your oral health. When you have grills, you are prone to many dental issues, which is why it’s very important to take great care of your smile on a regular basis if you wear these decorative products. To help you keep your teeth and... read more »

How Do Cavities Grow In Your Smile?

Tooth decay. Dental Caries. Cavities. These are all names for the same dental problem, which is also one of the most common ones we see at our office. If you have received a dental filling before, then you may wonder how the decay grows in your smile. Your mouth contains hundreds of bacteria which are used to maintain your health.... read more »

Preventing Dental Disasters

Preventative dental care is extremely important if you wish to maintain a strong and healthy smile. Achieving a healthy dental care habit can prevent a tremendous amount of dental problems in the future. Here are some daily tips you can use to keep your smile clean and healthy, no matter what sugar holiday is spiraling your way: 1.Brushing your teeth... read more »