Posts Tagged: cavities

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Preventive Dentistry with Dental Sealants

Have you ever heard of preventive dentistry? Believe it or not, there are dental procedures designed to prevent problems from ever occurring. This strategy of circumventing oral health issues is the focal point of dental sealants – let’s bring you up to speed! While many people think dental work is performed exclusively to treat a… Read more

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What Happens When Cavities Go Untreated

Cavities are a result of tooth decay and can become a painful nuisance. We always insist that our patients get their cavities filled as soon as they are discovered. A cavity can be compared to an infection. A result of tooth decay, cavities are composed of harmful bacteria which combined with an acidic environment, attack… Read more