Written by Amin Ben Javid, DDS Tuesday, 23 April 2013 14:18
National health studies estimate that up to 57 percent of people in the U.S. don’t see a dentist regularly. What is the cost of untreated dental disease—and how can it be fixed? At Promenade Dentistry we are now offering a solution: oral sedation dentistry.
Written by Dr. Mayvic Conte Tuesday, 23 April 2013 14:17
Piercing is a hot fashion trend but many don’t realize that oral piercings can cause problems such as gum and tooth loss.
Your mouth contains millions of bacteria. Infection and swelling often occur with mouth piercings. Swelling from the tongue or mouth can make it difficult to eat, speak and breathe, potentially blocking the airway. The mouth is a moist environment which makes it a good breeding ground for bacteria and infection.