Cavities

Using Inlays/Onlays as an Alternative to Fillings

Dr. Li-Cavallo says that inlays and onlays can sometimes provide an excellent alternative to fillings in cases where the amount of tooth decay is especially ... Read More →

Can Certain Foods and Drinks Hurt My Teeth?

Snacking and sipping on drinks all day long is much worse for the teeth than consuming these products in one or two sittings. Read More →

Why Is Tooth Decay So Common in Children?

Tooth decay is a serious issue for patients of all ages. Read More →

When Can Getting a Cavity Be an Opportunity to Improve Your Smile?

Cavities are a dental problem that should be avoided through diligent brushing and flossing routines. Read More →

The Best Tools For Early Cavity Detection

The benefits of early cavity detection are clear, but catching them while small makes all the difference. Read More →

Are Sports Drinks Better for My Teeth Than Soda?

As a dentist who offers Saturday appointments in Plano, Texas, Dr. Alles says that snacking and sipping on drinks all day long is much worse ... Read More →

How Does the Location Of a Tooth Affect What Type of Filling Is Used?

Dr. Alles. As a dentist in Plano, Dr. Alles chooses the material he is going to use for a particular filling based on the size ... Read More →

Making a Decision: Composite Fillings Vs. Full Coverage Crowns

When a patient comes in with decay on one or more of his teeth, most dentists will recommend either a composite filling or a full ... Read More →

Dealing with Tooth Decay

Having an all-inclusive dentist office in your local area can save you from a lot of stress and pain, especially when it comes to deep ... Read More →

Can Acidic Foods Cause Dental Erosion?

Instead of worrying about the acidity levels in various foods, Dr. Ahmed encourages people to focus more on cutting down on their soda and coffee ... Read More →