Get Your Teeth In Shape

Get Your Teeth In Shape, Dilworth!

Regular exercise is essential to good health. When you’re physically fit then you look better, and more important, you feel better! And as we remind our patients here at Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, that goes for keeping your teeth in good shape, too! If your eyes are the window to your soul, then your mouth…

9 Tips For Preventing Gum Disease

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Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. But it is a preventable disease, and also treatable, at Advanced Dentisry of Charlotte. Here are some simple ways to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Brush your teeth for two to three minutes, at least twice a day, with fluoridated toothpaste.…

A Ginormous Cavity?

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When we repair a decayed or damaged tooth at Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, the procedure we use depends on the location of the problem. If there is a chip, crack, or tooth decay on the biting surface of a tooth, an inlay or onlay is often created to restore it. Inlays and onlays are usually…

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…

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.…