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How To Reverse Periodontal Gum Disease for Patients

Understanding and Managing Periodontal Gum Disease Periodontal gum disease, often referred to as periodontitis or simply gum disease, is an alarming oral health issue that affects a significant portion of the adult population. This inflammatory condition targets the...

Prevent Tooth Loss – 5 Tips From Your Local Dentist

Bacteria in the mouth plays a major role in tooth decay and tooth loss. When bacteria is combined with food, it creates a sticky substance that forms on the surface of the teeth. This sticky film is called plaque and it can cause serious damage to tooth enamel. Tooth...

Is Sugar Really Bad for your Teeth? Should You Give It Up?

The Sweet and the Bitter of It: Sugar’s Impact on Your Pearly Whites We all have that sweet spot for sugar. It’s the sprinkle on our morning cereal, the delight in our mid-day snacks, and the comforting dessert after a long day. But while we relish that...

5 Simple Dentist Anxiety Tips From Your Dentist

At Stuart Curry Dentistry, our goal is to help each patient feel comfortable, relaxed, and totally at ease. Unfortunately, research has shown that between 50-80 percent of people suffer from some level of dental anxiety. In severe cases, people will simply avoid...

Patients Want to Know: Is It Necessary To Use Mouthwash?

Are you thinking of changing your oral hygiene routine and wondering is it necessary to use mouthwash? Can it really prevent tooth decay? Are there any benefits to adding mouthwash to my oral health regimen? At Stuart Curry Dentistry, we believe in educating our...