How Are Cavities Invading Your Smile?

Tooth decay and cavities are the main culprits in damaging a healthy smile. This happens when oral bacteria feed on sugary foods and create acids. This acid then mixes with bacteria, food particles and saliva to form a sticky film called plaque. Bacterial plaque erodes tooth enamel resulting in tiny openings in the tooth. These holes allow the decay reaches the softer... read more »

Are Your Teeth Sensitive?

Do you suffer daily from the pain of sensitive teeth? This condition is common for many people, but it is often a sign that something is wrong with their dental health. Keep reading to learn more about sensitive teeth and call our dentist at 419.605.9818 to see if we can help. What Is Tooth Sensitivity? Tooth sensitivity is frequently characterized... read more »

Myths about Root Canals

You have a bad toothache and your tooth becomes sore when exposed to cold foods and drinks. You notice that your gums are swelling around the tooth. When you go to the dentist, you are told that you need root canal therapy. You’re worried because you’ve heard lots of unpleasant things about that procedure. However, there is no need to... read more »