Archive for September, 2016
What Is Periodontal Disease?
Hello, I’m Dr. Grey Kantor here at Kantor Dental Group, Aesthetic Dentistry and Implantology. Today, I want to talk about periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is something that happens when you don’t get your teeth clean for a while or you’ve eaten a lot of sugars or something and you get a lot of tartar on your […]
7 Preventive Steps To Avoid Gum Disease
Gum disease not only impacts your teeth, but your overall health. Recent studies have found that gingivitis can not only negatively affect oral health, but whole body health. Gum disease can even have consequences on pregnancies and contribute to preterm delivery! Here are 7 preventative steps to avoid gum disease: (1.) Brush your teeth While […]
What Are Dental Crowns?
Dental crowns are a means of protection for a tooth that is weakened by decay. Most often, dental crowns are applied to molars that have had extensive work done. This is because left the way it is, dental fillings can weaken a tooth to the point where it will crack and break. Dental crowns cap […]