Trouble Getting Numb For Dental Treatment?

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For most of us, getting a cavity filled may not be the highlight of the day. But thanks to modern anesthesia, like what we use at Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, it’s more an inconvenience than anything else. Some people, though, are resistant to local anesthesia like lidocaine. That makes something that is usually simple, like…

Pregnancy And Oral Health

Pregnancy And Oral Health In Charlotte

Pregnancy is a happy time for most women. But even as you anticipate bringing new life into the world, it’s important to be aware that pregnancy can bring certain dental health risks. We can help you with them at Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte. Before you press the alarm button, let us clarify: being pregnant does…

Why Is Dry Mouth Risky For Your Teeth?

Why Is Dry Mouth Dangerous For Charlotte Dental Patients?

A condition known as dry mouth is fairly common, and has some common causes. It can be really uncomfortable, and also pose a threat to your dental health. Here are some tips from Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte. The medical term for dry mouth is xerostomia, which is pronounced zero-STO-me-ah. Some of its causes include: Medications.…

Fun Floss Facts

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Flossing is one of the most important things you can do to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Doing it is simple enough, but as in most things there is usually room for improvement. At Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte we think trying out different types of floss is a good idea, and can help you…