What Is Occlusal Disease?

What Is Occlusal Disease?

Occlusal disease (commonly referred to as OD) refers to the destructive process that misaligned teeth undergo. Occlusal disease is a major contributor to tooth loss and can have a significant impact on your overall oral health. Quite a number of people don’t even...
Why Is Periodontal Charting Important?

Why Is Periodontal Charting Important?

Periodontal charting is an integral part of your dental health care. It helps to track the progression and treatment of periodontitis, also known as gum disease. While this type of infection is common, many people don’t realize that periodontal charting can play an...
5 Easy Steps to a Good Dental Hygiene Routine

5 Easy Steps to a Good Dental Hygiene Routine

While most people understand the importance of proper dental hygiene, not everyone practices a healthy dental care routine. It’s advisable to take charge of your oral health as early as you can. Consistency is the key to success, so start with small steps and build...
What to Expect When Having a Tooth Extracted

What to Expect When Having a Tooth Extracted

The thought of going through a tooth extraction can be stressful. This can be especially true if you are experiencing dental issues for the first time. As with any dental treatment, it is important to discuss your questions or concerns with your dentist or oral...
Christine Shehata DDS