How to Know if You Need Braces?

How to Know if You Need Braces?

There are numerous reasons why you may need braces.  For some people, it may be easy to tell when there is a need to use braces but for others, the reason why braces will be essential is not obvious. Here are some of the reasons why an orthodontist may recommend...
What is Fluoride and Do You Really Need It?

What is Fluoride and Do You Really Need It?

Fluoride is a mineral that occurs naturally in various water supplies and in some foods. If you are able to consume a considerable amount of calcium, you will lower your risk of getting cavities.  It will also be possible to stop tooth decay and reduce the chances of...
When Should I Be Taking Out My Wisdom Teeth?

When Should I Be Taking Out My Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom teeth will grow when you are between the age of 17 and 25 and most of the time, they are not functional. It is important to have your dentist inspect the condition of your wisdom teeth early enough so that if there is a need for removal, it will not be delayed....