Tag: Tag Archives: Dental Exams

Understand the ways dental professionals inspect teeth and surrounding tissues within the mouth using various diagnostic methods.


Rotten Teeth and Gum Disease

October 22nd, 2014 by
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Rotten teeth, tooth decay, and gum diseases like gingivitis or periodontitis are usually the result of poor oral care. These health conditions cost far more to repair than to prevent. You may not be able to kill two birds with […]


Why Dental Insurance is Important

August 15th, 2014 by
Prevent vs. Restore

The Affordable Care Act mandates dental coverage for children 18 and younger, but it leaves adults to fend for themselves where oral health is concerned. That’s a shame. The connection between oral health and overall health is well documented, and […]


Basic Oral Hygiene Overview

January 27th, 2014 by
Basic dental care

It’s estimated that 75% of Americans have some form of periodontal disease, which is the most common cause for adult tooth loss. That’s especially surprising in this day and age, because the means for prevention is well known: regular basic […]