Fluoride Helps Strengthen Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel is made up of a dense matrix of mineral crystals. This gives your teeth the necessary hardness to bite off and break down food into small pieces that can be swallowed safely. Tooth enamel also serves to protect the sensitive internal structures of your teeth. Poor oral hygiene habits or failing to attend your regularly scheduled dental checkups... read more »

There Are Different Ways to Replace a Missing Tooth

Losing a tooth to an untreated cavity, dental trauma, or a treatment based extraction can do more than simply limit your ability to chew food. If the tooth was located in the front of your mouth, it can also alter the clarity of your speech, change your appearance, and lead to orthodontic complications with the neighboring teeth. Fortunately, Dr. A.... read more »