Dental Problems

Braces for Kids

Does my child need braces? Strictly speaking, few children really “need” braces. Crooked teeth are generally a cosmetic problem, not a health problem. But since

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Dental Emergencies

Most dental problems respond well to a take-it-slow approach. Brushing, flossing, and dental appointments every six months will take you far. But every once in

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Bad Breath

Do you fear your breath is strong enough to scare small children? You might be mistaken. People are notoriously inept at assessing the odor of

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Tooth Abscess

Kaye Wellborn* will never forget her first — and last — abscessed tooth. The San Francisco 49ers had just won the Superbowl, and a huge,

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Brushing

You know you need to brush your teeth and floss every day. But do you know how to get the most out of it? Even

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