Why do we develop cavities and what can our Albuquerque, NM patients do to avoid tooth decay? In today’s blog, we’re looking at cavities and how routine homecare and changes to your diet help safeguard your smile. We’re also looking at the common warning signs, such as an aching tooth!
Now that we’re in November, the holiday season is right around the corner. Which means there will be plenty of fun and exciting community events taking place in Albuquerque, NM, this month. Today’s blog is all about community events, so find out what’s going on in your city!
Studies from the Centers for Disease Control show that half of adults over the age of 30 suffer from periodontal disease. In addition to causing discomfort and increasing the risk of tooth loss for our Albuquerque, NM, patients, there is also a link between gum disease and diabetes. With November being National Diabetes Awareness Month, we think this is a perfect time to talk about this connection!
Whether you’re 8 or 38, you probably celebrated Halloween on Wednesday. While we love dressing up and sugary sweets as much as anyone, we also know the risk candy poses for our oral health. In today’s blog, were talking about the steps our Albuquerque, NM, patients can take to reduce their risk of post-Halloween cavities!
With November comes a number of festivities and events in the Albuquerque, NM, region. From parades to film festivals, there is plenty for you and your family to see and do. In addition, remember that our cosmetic treatments can help you attend these events with a brighter smile!
Our teeth are coated in tooth enamel, the strongest material in the human body. However, we’re still vulnerable to damage, such as chips and fractures or even tooth decay. In order to protect smiles in Albuquerque, NM, from complications, we may suggest a dental restoration.
Do your teeth have yellow or brown stains? Over time, several different factors can cause our smiles to become dull and discolored. In order to brighten smiles in Albuquerque, NM, our office offers cosmetic dentistry. Let’s talk about our professional teeth whitening and lifelike restoration options.