Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Cleft Lip & Palate Repair
...Both conditions are also associated with ear infections, hearing loss and dental problems...

Gum Injuries
... If left untreated, abscesses can persist for months and cause serious health problems, including infections that spread to other parts of the body...

Antibiotic Premedicationfor Dental Treatments
Antibiotics are widely prescribed to control bacterial infections...

Diabetes & Oral Health
...That's because diabetics are more prone to oral infections such as periodontal (gum) disease, which can result in tooth loss if left untreated...

Root Canal Treatment FAQs
...In other words, the infections that make the treatment necessary in the first place are often painful because they are inflaming tissue that has lots of nerves and therefore is very sensitive...

Emergency Care
... Gum Emergencies Injuries and infections involving the soft tissues of the mouth may also require emergency treatment...

Oral Health
...At your regular exams, for example, you will be checked for any signs of oral cancer, tooth decay, gum disease, and other oral infections; hard-to-reach deposits from your teeth will be cleaned; and you can get answers to any questions you have on topics ranging from oral hygiene issues to the connection between oral health and systemic diseases...