Charlotte NC Dentist Blog

Should I Use Charcoal Toothpaste?

Activated charcoal is now an ingredient in many commercially-available products such as face wash, makeup, and now, even toothpaste -- with claims that it is a natural way to whiten teeth. Does charcoal toothpaste actually work or is it merely…

Reasons Why Your Teeth Might Hurt

Anyone who’s suffered from tooth pain knows the sooner it goes away, the better. Pain in your teeth is not normal and can be an indicator of a serious problem that may need to be addressed. If your teeth hurt,…

Replace Missing Teeth with Realistic Implants

Are you self-conscious about smiling because you have missing teeth? Have you been told that the only way to get back your smile is with a set of dentures? If you’ve lost teeth due to gum disease, an accident or…

The Link Between Your Mouth and Your Health

There is a saying that “eyes are the window to the soul”. However, to a dentist, the mouth can be the “window” to a view of your bodily health. It can, in fact, be a “door” as well.  Many oral…

Treating Headaches: TMJ Therapy

Do you suffer from frequent headaches and are unable to find a solution? Most times there is a correlation between your headaches and oral health. TMJ is a common oral health concern among adults. Most patients don't realize they have TMJ…

Enhance Your Smile With Porcelain Veneers

How do I transform my smile? Whether you’re looking for a solution to transform your smile or address a troublesome dental concern, porcelain veneers can help you achieve your dental goals! At our Charlotte, NC dental office, our dental care…