A Missing Dental Filling Can Lead to a Severe Cavity Developing in the Tooth

A dental filling is typically bonded to the surrounding healthy tooth enamel with an integrity that is meant to last for many years. As time passes it’s possible for the surrounding tooth enamel to weaken. This is even more likely to be an issue if you’ve struggled to maintain a consistent daily oral hygiene routine in the past. Large dental... read more »

The Truth About Flossing

Do you like to avoid flossing? If so, you are putting your gums, teeth, and smile at serious risk. Flossing is important for many reasons, and to help you understand them, our team here at Sedona Dental Arts in Sedona, Arizona, is happy to give you this insight on the truth about flossing. Cavities can happen anywhere you have tooth... read more »

Toothbrush Care 101

Your toothbrush needs care in order to keep your smile healthy. Here at Sedona Dental Arts in Sedona, Arizona, we take your oral health very seriously, which is why we have provided this basic information on taking care of your toothbrush. Did you know, that your toothbrush can stick to bacteria, which can spread to your teeth? Well, it’s true!... read more »

Enamel Attrition Complications Can Be Prevented with Early Diagnosis

As the years go by, things like tooth loss and oral injuries can cause minor alterations in the alignment of two or more teeth. When this happens, it can cause two teeth to meet at an unhealthy angle, causing excess wear and tear on the tooth enamel. As time goes by, the compromised area of tooth enamel can continue to... read more »