Category Archives: General Dentistry Blog

The Icon Process

THE ICON PROCESS Tooth decay, also known as cavities or caries, is a breakdown of tooth enamel due to acids caused by an overgrowth of bacteria. These acidic bacteria get to work dissolving the enamel, and can cause sensitivity, white spots from de-calcification, and a feeling of embarrassment due to the physical appearance of the…
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How Your Teeth Can Affect Your Sleep

How Your Teeth Can Affect Your Sleep It may surprise you to learn that a visit to your dentist can provide clues about your quality of sleep. Many sleep-related issues first show their symptoms during a regular dental exam. Here are just a few of the oral issues that can impact sleep: Grinding Teeth: Also…
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How to Keep Your Gums Healthy

How to Keep Your Gums Healthy While most of us know the importance of brushing our teeth twice a day to maintain optimal oral health, not as much focus is given to the vital role healthy gums play in not just maintaining dental hygiene but in keeping our bodies in overall good physical condition. Healthy…
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