Cavity Prevention 101

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Preventing cavities takes work, both on your behalf and your dental team. What are cavities, and how can they affect your smile? Cavities are holes that develop in your teeth from plaque. Plaque is that sticky bacterial film that coats the teeth and gums, and is a reaction to the sugars in the foods we… Read more »

Tips and Techniques for Cleaning Teeth with Dental Sealants

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Sealants are an inexpensive way to protect the biting surface of your molars and premolars. The plastic-resin material painted onto the teeth by your dentist creates a thin layer that protects the pits and contours of the teeth from food particles and bacteria that can cause tooth decay. Once the sealant resin hardens it will… Read more »