Diabetes and Your Smile

How often do you think about diabetes and its effect on your smile? As nearly 10 percent of the US population suffers from diabetes, you may be in the position of thinking about how your condition will affect your teeth and gums. The truth is that diabetes can have a negative impact on your smile because your body’s ability to... read more »

A Tooth With a Failing Dental Filling Needs Timely Treatment

Dental fillings can range in size depending on the dental health condition they need to treat. Minor cavities and chips can sometimes be repaired by a simple amalgam or composite dental filling. An inlay or onlay dental filling might be needed to treat a large cavity that afflicts one of the molars or premolars at the back of your mouth.... read more »