Tag Archives: tooth decay

Should Adults be Getting Cavities?

Should adults be getting cavities? This is a great question, and one that I believe the general public might not know the answer to. As a dentist, my answer to this question is no. Adults should not be getting any … Continue reading

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Soda? Meth? It’s All the Same to Your Teeth

The Sept. 2013 issue of Men’s Fitness magazine had an article comparing the effects of soda, meth and crack on your teeth.  A University of Michigan study compared the mouths of a longtime crack cocaine user, an admitted metamphetamine user … Continue reading

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Heavy Soda Consumption Linked to Tooth Decay

Do you love drinking soda? Most Americans do like soft drinks–we did invent them!      Well, it may taste great, but it’s certainly not great for your teeth! Heavy soda consumption has been linked to rampant tooth decay in all age groups, … Continue reading

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Methamphetamine and Your Teeth : A Bad Combination

  Need a reason NOT to do Meth? If that picture isn’t enough motivation to never start – here are 4 more reasons why you should never even try methamphetamine: Meth can contain battery acid, cold medicine, drain cleaner, antifreeze, acetone or … Continue reading

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Porcelain Veneers – Before and After Results

This patient had a high decay rate due to a diet that included several sodas per day. He also had the beginning of periodontal disease.  Dr. Saylor gave him a SONICARE toothbrush…got him on the right track toward a healthy mouth.  … Continue reading

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