Tooth decay is caused by micro-organisms (bacteria) which convert the food we eat into acid.
How long you spend brushing your teeth is as critical as how often you brush your teeth.
Flossing is the most neglected preventative measure available yet one of the most important.
Fluoride is a naturally occurring chemical that has been found to fortify the enamel matrix of teeth.
Mouth rinses do not fall under the category of “pharmaceuticals”, and therefore manufacturers are not as restricted in what they can claim about their products.
Radiographs, also called X-rays, provide important information about the condition of your teeth, roots, jaw, and overall facial bone composition.
Dr. Moore suggests that first-time parents bring their baby in for a visit to the dental office during the first six months of age.
As in any emergency, staying calm is important! Avoidance and diligence are often the best means of preventing an emergency.