Cigarettes and Your Teeth

Cigarettes and Your Teeth

Smoking cigarettes is a habit affecting the health of millions of Americans.  Most people are aware of the risks for lung cancer and emphysema from cigarettes.  What you may not know is that smoking also damages the teeth! In this week’s blog, we will cover the relationship between cigarettes and your teeth. Continue reading Cigarettes and Your Teeth

Why are My Gums Receding?

Why are My Gums Receding?

Receding gums can cause all sorts of problems: cosmetic problems, sensitive teeth, root cavities, etc… Many people mistakenly assume that receding gums is a natural part of the aging process.  It is not!  Most gum recession is preventable if you can identify its underlying cause and eliminate it.  If you have receding gums, read this article to learn about the various causes and the treatments that are available. Continue reading Why are My Gums Receding?