•    
  • Call Us: 305-251-3334

How Can Healthy Teeth Help Breast Cancer Prevention?

Oral Health Specialist

Breast Cancer Prevention

Oral Health Specialist
Oral Health Specialist

Dental Visits Are Important

Did you know that gum disease increases your risk for cancer? When you fail to keep up with a good dental routine, many problems may arise and not just dental problems. If you are not at least brushing your teeth and flossing twice a day, you are already on the edge of developing dental health problems. To ensure your oral health is at its best, not only will you have to maintain a daily dental cleaning routine but visit your dentist for prevention of dental problems. Our Oral Health Specialist will perform a professional dental cleaning to eliminate all plaque and tartar that cannot be removed alone through a daily oral routine. A person shouldn’t wait until they experience tooth pain to visit the dentist. If you begin to notice that your gums are red and inflamed, you must make an appointment with our Oral Health Specialist right away. Tooth loss is caused by the advanced developing of gum disease. Gingivitis, the early stage of gum disease, can be treated without the need of surgery.

Read more…

What Causes Your Tooth to Decay?

Tooth Extraction Procedure

Teeth Cavity

Experiencing Tooth Pain

Tooth Extraction Procedure
Tooth Extraction Procedure

Have you ever been told as a kid not to eat candy? Candy is one of the main reasons by kids get cavities. Tooth decay is caused by build-up plaque and bacteria that is not taken care of due to improper dental cleaning. A cavity is a tooth decay which can be fixed by a professional dentist. There is no way to reverse the process of a tooth decay, however; it can be prevented. One of the symptoms of a cavity forming is toothache. Have you ever experienced extreme tooth pain after chewing a piece of hard food? This is because the nerve of the tooth root is irritated. It’s extremely important to make an appointment with a professional dentist in our office if you are experiencing tooth pain. Toothache can also be a symptom for gum disease, grinding teeth, an abnormal bite, etc. Once you feel tooth pain, you must visit a dentist right away, do not wait. If you have a cavity and you wait a long time to get your tooth checked you’ll put yourself in a lot of trouble. A Tooth Extraction Procedure may be necessary if the tooth decay has taken ahold of your tooth’s pulp.
Read more…

How to Tell Your Tooth Needs to Be Extracted!

Tooth Extraction Miami

tooth extraction miami
tooth extraction miami

It is very common for people to avoid going to the dentist until they begin to feel pain. For this reason teeth extractions are far too common. A tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth from its socket in the bone. After a thorough examination and X-ray, your dentist will decide to remove your tooth if it is causing pain, and contains damage beyond repair. If you are unsure whether you need this procedure it is best to make an appointment with a dentist such as the Miami cosmetic dentist, Dr. de Cardenas to learn more about Tooth Extraction Miami and if it is right for you.     Read more…