How Food and Drink Can Affect Your Oral Health

How Food and Drink Can Affect Your Oral Health Have you ever given thought to how what you eat, and drink can affect your oral health? Two of the most prevalent diseases, tooth decay, and periodontal or gum disease, may be preventable by changing your diet. Decay is a...

Periodontal Disease

Periodontal Disease Periodontal (gum) disease is a progressive condition which can be successfully managed or even reversed.The earliest stage of gum disease, gingivitis, is characterized by red, swollen, & bleeding gums. It develops when dental plaque builds up...

Periodontal Disease

Periodontal Disease Periodontal (gum) disease is a progressive condition which can be successfully managed or even reversed.The earliest stage of gum disease, gingivitis, is characterized by red, swollen, & bleeding gums. It develops when dental plaque builds up...

What Is Plaque?

What Is Plaque? At May Conte D.D.S. we are proponents of prevention rather than treating dental disease after it develops. One of our essential preventive measures is combatting the effects of dental plaque on your smile.Dental plaque is a thin, sticky film that...

When It’s More Than Just Morning Breath

When It’s More Than Just Morning Breath Bad breath or halitosis is an embarrassing problem most people don’t care to talk about. It can certainly affect one’s self-confidence and ability to socialize. There can be many factors involving bad breath. Some are...