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The Causes Of Tooth Decay


Tooth decay or cavities happens when bacteria accumulate in your mouth create acids that abrade your teeth. If left untreated, tooth decay may eventually worsen to infections, toothache, and possible tooth loss. The decay process starts with hidden damage to […] Continue Reading


Tips for Fast Recovery After Tooth Removal


Tooth removal is popular and usually recommended when there is a significant injury to the tooth or in cases of severe tooth decay. The process of recovery after having a tooth removed is a concern for people are about to […] Continue Reading


Popular Ways to Replace Missing Teeth


You should always replace missing teeth as soon as possible. Failing to do so can lead to dental complications like misaligned teeth, bone tissue loss and a smile you may no longer be proud of. Fortunately for those who have […] Continue Reading


Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments & Trends


Cosmetic dentistry is one of the most popular sectors of the dental world. There are many options in the dentistry world regarding cosmetic dentistry and a lot of trends that come in and out of style. Currently the most popular […] Continue Reading


7 Tips for Your Smile Makeover


Are you thinking about getting a smile makeover? Good for you! Now there are many new options for improving your smile that are available due to enhanced dental technologies. There is just no reason for you to wait any longer.  […] Continue Reading


Why Is Tooth Enamel Important?


Tooth enamel is often forgotten about, as it is difficult for the average person to visually distinguish it from the rest of the tooth. Enamel is best described as a thin calcified material that is incredibly sturdy. Enamel is strong […] Continue Reading


Teeth Grinding FAQ’s


What are the most common symptoms of teeth grinding? If you grind your teeth while sleeping, there is a good chance you will experience headaches during the morning, afternoon or evening. Additional symptoms of teeth grinding include muscle aches along […] Continue Reading


7 Things You Should Know About Over the Counter Oral Hygiene Product Active Ingredients


Triclosan Might be in Your Oral Hygiene Product Triclosan is an antibacterial composite in cleaners, soaps, body washes and oral hygiene products of all sorts. While triclosan combats gingivitis, some people argue it might have negative health ramifications. There is […] Continue Reading


What You Need to Know About Lingual Braces


In our office, we offer patients the option of wearing lingual braces. This is a treatment option that is not well-known and only a few orthodontists offer it. It is much more difficult to place lingual braces and requires a […] Continue Reading


Visit Our Pediatric Dentist Office in East Lyme to See if Your Baby’s Teeth are Developing Properly


To find out if your child's teeth are developing properly, schedule an appointment to speak with a pediatric dentist in our office. Most children's teeth will grow in properly without any intervention. Children are technically born with all of their […] Continue Reading