Understanding the Benefits of Digital Radiography

Depending on when you started going to the dentist, you might remember that taking x-rays involved biting down on a bulky device and then waiting for the film to be developed so that the dentist could see your teeth, gums, and jaw. Thanks to digital radiography, those days are over. Digital radiography—also known as digital… Read more »

Periodontal Disease: Treatment and Prevention Advice

Periodontal disease—or gum disease—is a serious condition that can cost you your teeth and even cause heart problems, pregnancy complications, and high blood glucose levels in people with diabetes. One of the most important things you can do to reduce your risk of periodontal disease is to have regular appointments with your dentist, so that… Read more »