Dental Advice on Chewing Gum

  There are numerous oral health care cleaning techniques that can be used to improve the condition of your teeth and gums. One highly effective option to consider is by using sugarless chewing gum to help promote the addition of saliva. Saliva is a naturally occurring substance in your mouth that is extremely important for eradicating dental damage and other... read more »

Preventing Cavities on Your Back Teeth

If you look at your teeth, you will notice that they do not all look the same. The reason for that is because they have different jobs to do. For example, your back teeth, which are called your molars and premolars, are designed to grind your food to make it easier to swallow and digest. To do that, they are... read more »

What Might Be Causing Your Tooth to Hurt

No one likes a toothache and for good reason. The pain that arises is difficult to ignore and can interfere with your day to day function. Dr. Bart Deering and our team would like to help you find the relief you deserve, so let's take a look at what might be causing your tooth to hurt. One possible cause for a toothache... read more »

Improve Your Oral Health with Dental Bonding Treatments

Did you know that you can improve your oral health with dental bonding? Although it is often used for a variety of services, dental bonding is often the go-to service for small chips and cracks that exist within your teeth. If left unchecked, these chips can expose the inner root of your teeth to infection and decay, which can cause... read more »

How to Tell it’s Time for a Dentist to Check for Cavities

We see quite a few cases of cavities coming through the doors to be treated by Dr. Bart Deering. The majority of these instances are easy to diagnose as cavities, but sometimes figuring out if a tooth has a cavity can be difficult for our patients. We’d like to talk with you about two common symptoms of cavities and what... read more »

Dental Sealants: The Benefits

Do you brush, floss, and visit your dentist regularly? Do you still find yourself wondering if there might be anything else you could do to keep your teeth, or your child’s teeth, healthier? If so, we have good news for you: there are a number of treatments you could consider, such as dental sealants. This useful option can help you... read more »

The Benefits of Bi-Annual Teeth Cleanings

Do you ever wonder if there’s anything you can do to improve your oral health? You probably know that brushing and flossing are important, but did you know that visiting your dentist twice a year is also extremely important? Did you know that these appointments are actually quite important and that skipping these appointments could have major consequences? You may... read more »

Say No to Cavities

When you hear your dentist say that you have a cavity, you're likely never happy to hear about it. However, there are ways to avoid hearing that phrase on your next visit. The tips are simple, but they're effective and have proven themselves so. Let's look at a few ways in which you can easily stop cavities from forming. Establish... read more »

Cavities Have Met Their Match

Guess what? Cavities have met their match! Thanks to composite fillings, we can fight back against cavities and lead your smile back to positive oral health. However, we know that not everyone will understand what composite fillings are and why they are beneficial to your smile. That is why our team here at Bart Deering DDS is happy to give... read more »