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Dry Mouth: What Are the Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options?

Dry Mouth: What Are the Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options?

Saliva in your mouth improves your ability to taste, chew, and swallow. Enzymes in saliva aid in digestion. Saliva also neutralizes acids in the mouth and restricts bacterial growth. This decreases the chances of tooth decay. Dry mouth happens when your salivary glands do not produce enough saliva to retain the wetness of your mouth....Continue reading

Gummy Smile: What Are the Causes and Treatment Options?

Gummy Smile: What Are the Causes and Treatment Options?

A gummy smile exposes three millimeters or more of gum tissues under the upper lip, whereas a typical smile shows two millimeters or less of gum tissues. A gummy smile can adversely affect the overall aesthetics of your smile. More women suffer from this condition than men. However, it can be corrected through suitable treatment...Continue reading

Periodontal Treatment: When Do You Need Dental Deep Cleaning?

Periodontal Treatment: When Do You Need Dental Deep Cleaning?

You need a dental deep cleaning (periodontal checkup) when you have:

  • Swollen and bleeding gums
  • Bad breath
  • Loose teeth
  • Teeth sensation
  • Gum receding that causes longer teeth appearance
  • ...Continue reading