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Prevent & Treat Gum Disease with Tips from Our University Area Dentist

Avoid Needing Gum Disease Treatment It is vital for everyone to prevent gum disease to avoid loss of teeth. Most periodontal disease is a result of neglect, but other reasons for the condition include cancer that damages the body’s immune system. Periodontal disease begins by affecting the gum tissue where teeth grow. When someone develops inflammation in the soft tissues of the mouth, immediate gum disease treatment is necessary to avoid infection. An University Area dentist offers these tips to keep gums healthy. Tip 1: Brush Teeth with Fluoridated Toothpaste Everyone should brush their teeth...

Important Details for Patients to Know About the Future of Dental Technology

Without a doubt, when a person heads to the dentist, they are going to see a lot of different things than they did in the past. Yes, times have changed, and technology and trends have changed. While true, a smart person will realize that it’s now safer than ever to go to the local dentist. Here are three important details to know about the future of dental technology. Detect Problems Faster First and foremost, when looking to find cavities, a person will have to get an x-ray. While some dentists can look at the mouth and spot some cavities, it’s still easier and wiser to use an x-ray machine...

Our Charlotte University Area Dentist Explains 3 Common Sources for Jaw Pain

Many people experience jaw problems that cause them pain or annoyance and sometimes they may only be temporary, but other times, they may last for weeks, months or even years. When this happens, patients aren’t always aware of what’s causing their jaw pain, which may be a problem with their TMJ (temporomandibular joint). This joint holds the jaw to the rest of the skull, and when it causes pain and other troubling symptoms, it’s usually a sign of a TMJ disorder. Naturally, you use your jaw for many aspects of normal day-to-day life, so a TMJ disorder can significantly interfere...

Cosmetic Dentistry & Dental Veneers Create the WOW Factor!

When a person wants to look his or her best, they should go out of their way to make sure they have nice teeth, and it’s easy to do so with cosmetic dentistry. Here are 3 ways in which a person can look their best from the work a cosmetic dentist would work on and we help explain them in this article. Whiten Those Teeth First and foremost, when you are seeking to look more confident, you need to have white teeth. To do this, it’s wise to head to a local cosmetic dentist who can help improve the brightness of your teeth. Think about it, with white and shiny teeth, you can look great and show...

10 Important Facts You Need to Know About Dental Veneers

If your teeth have started to lose their shine over the years, or if you have cavities, chances are, you are searching for a way to freshen and protect them from further damage. Although, taking better care of your teeth – like flossing, brushing and using mouth wash regularly – can help somewhat, it most likely won’t restore your teeth to their former glory, and cavities may still persist. In this event, it may be a good idea to consider dental veneers; a dental veneer is a thin covering usually made out of ceramic, porcelain, resin-based composite, or acrylic, and they have...

Williams Family & Cosmetic Dentistry is Relocating Nearby!!

Dear Friends, We are very excited to announce we will be relocating to a more comfortable and spacious office in the fall of 2016. As you are aware, our current location has very limited parking and tight working conditions. For the last six months, we’ve been searching for an ideal new location and are very pleased that we’ve finally found it. Our new location will be just across Harris Boulevard at 8220 University Executive Drive, Suite 110, Charlotte, NC 26262. Our phone number will remain the same (704) 547-8555 and our primary email address will also still be the same office@williamsdentistryclt.com....