No Cavities? Thank Your Parents

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At Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, we stay on top of new discoveries in the exciting field of dentistry and occasionally share interesting facts with our patients. Today’s post focuses on new findings in a compelling field of research: genetic dentistry. According to Mary L. Marazita, director of the Center for Craniofacial and Dental Genetics at…

Orthodontic Options

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Orthodontics is focused on aligning the upper and lower teeth into an ideal bite. There are various orthodontic options on the market. At Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, we offer Invisalign® clear braces, one of our most popular cosmetic dentistry options. Clear braces bring your teeth into proper alignment but make orthodontic treatment less conspicuous. The…

What’s New In Dentistry?

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The world of dentistry continues to advance at a rapid pace. If you have visited your dentist lately, you have probably noticed some things that make your visit more comfortable. Offices are now equipped so you can watch TV or listen to music while receiving treatment. At Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, we combine this kind…

Small Dental Annoyance Or Serious Problem?

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In this blog post from Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, we are going to talk about stomatitis. Stomatitis refers to non-specific irritations in the mouth. It is usually caused by cold sores, gum disease, or even from biting the inside of the mouth. Most of us have probably had stomatitis at one time or another and…

Are All Carbs Created Equal?

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Most people know that the sugar in candy, cookies, juices, and sodas can harm your teeth, but some people don’t realize that all carbohydrates can cause cavities. As we will describe in this post from Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, a handful of pretzels or a piece of pumpernickel bread can have the same effect on…

Soda Spells Double Trouble

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Soft drinks, soda, pop. No matter what you call it, it has been the beverage of choice for generations. No one has ever confused it with healthy beverages, and in this post from Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte, we’ll give you another reason to avoid this ubiquitous drink. For dental health, soda deals a double punch…

Is A Loose Tooth A Dental Emergency?

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When they are properly cared for, adult teeth can last a lifetime. If you get a loose adult tooth, it is a sign that something is going on, and you should call us at Advanced Dentistry of Charlotte right away. There are a number of reasons why a permanent, adult tooth can become loose, some…