Oral Health

What are cavities?

What are cavities? Simply stated, a cavity is a tiny hole in your tooth. YOU HAVE A CAVITY.. is not what anyone wants to hear! A cavity develops when a tooth gets weak or breaks down. A cavity is a hole that can grow bigger and deeper over time. Cavities are also...

Oral Health

Dental Dictionary

Popular Dental Words and Definitions Abscess A collection of pus. Usually forms because of infection. Abrasion Wear and tear on the teeth Abutment A tooth or tooth structure which is responsible for the anchorage of a bridge or a denture. Acid Etching The process...

Oral Health

12 Reasons You Should Brush Your Teeth

Why is tooth brushing important you ask? Great question! Having a clear understanding of the why…. is important to navigating your way to optimal oral health and ultimately systemic health. Remove plaque The most common reason ….as to why we brush our teeth is to...