Are You Treating a Cavity? Here’s What You Should Ask Your Dentist

If you’re about to treat a cavity, then you’re on your way toward the strong, healthy, and functional tooth/teeth you need. Unfortunately, many people feel nervous at the dental office, especially when they need a treatment. If you’re one of these people, our dental team encourages you to ask your dentist, Dr. Jon C. Bauman, questions. The more you know,... read more »

A Small Cavity Might Be Treated with a Composite or Amalgam Filling

Small textures on your tooth enamel can gradually start to trap bacterial matter and plaque buildup. This is even more likely to occur if you are inconsistent with your daily oral hygiene regimen. When this happens, the natural bacteria in your mouth might start to weaken the tooth enamel. Once bacteria establish a presence, the area of tooth decay will... read more »