Cleaning and Caring for your Dentures

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Dentures are not your natural teeth, and with that in mind, you may think that your days of brushing are over. However, the truth is that your dentures need to be cleaned on a regular basis, since plaque and food debris can accumulate on them, especially between your dentures and... Read more »

Together, We Can Fight Gum Disease

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Gum diseases are difficult infections that attack your gums and teeth roots. There are two main kinds of gum disease which are periodontitis and gingivitis. Left untreated, gingivitis actually becomes the more serious infection, periodontitis. Because these diseases can be so dangerous, our specialists at Canton Dental Clinic in Canton,... Read more »

Halitosis: What Causes It?

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What causes halitosis? Halitosis, also more commonly known as bad breath, is a treatable condition caused by bacteria in your mouth that produce a foul odor, causing your breath to stink. Halitosis can be the result of a plethora of factors, so take note of what you may be doing... Read more »

The Dangers Posed by Tartar Buildup

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Bacteria and residual food particles in the mouth, quickly develop into a film of plaque. If this plaque is not cleaned away by regular brushing and flossing it will harden into tartar. Tartar at the gum line, is the leading cause of gum disease. Gum disease is widespread issue throughout... Read more »

What A Dental Sealant Can Do For You

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The best way to prevent tooth decay is by brushing your teeth twice a day (with a fluoride toothpaste), flossing once a day, and visiting your dentist for regular check-ups. However, there is something else you can do to prevent cavities: get a dental sealant. What Is A Dental Sealant?... Read more »