Posts Categorized: Oral Health

What is Fluorosis?

fluorosis cases

You’ve probably heard that fluoride is good for your teeth, and you would be correct in that assumption! But too much of anything can be a bad thing. Fluorosis is a cosmetic tooth condition that is caused by overexposure to fluoride in the first eight years of life, when most permanent teeth are formed. This… Read more

When do Dentists use Porcelain Fillings Instead of Silver Fillings?

dentist putting in filling

Thanks to advances in modern dentistry, we now have several tools at our disposal to restore cavities and keep your teeth strong and healthy. When you have a tooth that needs a filling, we have different materials that we use to fill the tooth, and which material is best depends on several factors. Two of… Read more