Eaddy Dentistry Blog
June 5, 2018
Periodontal “gum” disease is an oral health condition that occurs when plaque and tartar buildup at the gums irritates tissue, leading to a breakdown between the supportive soft tissue and bone. Gum disease affects roughly half of US adults over the age of 30, and advanced gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss for patients over the age of 35. With proper at-home hygiene and regular trips to the dental office, most patients can avoid gum disease, but there are certain factors that increase your risk for gum disease. In this post, we’ll discuss four of the most common variables that increase the risk for periodontal disease.
June 3, 2018
It’s true when they say that old habits die hard, especially when you’ve been doing them for decades. However, kicking bad habits can truly make a difference for your health overall, especially your oral health. Some of the habits your dentist in Lakeway is about to go over may surprise you; many people don’t realize how harmful chewing ice is for example. Regardless, he’s discussing them so you can improve your future oral health.
Here are four habits to break to help you get started.
May 23, 2018
We’re so happy that you decided to drop by and check out our blog! In the future, this will be our way to share tons of insightful information with you about our practice and about how you can achieve and maintain excellent oral health. For now, though, we thought we would just take a moment to introduce our practice and the services we offer. We hope you’ll consider choosing us as your dentist in Lakeway.