Month: May 2017

How Tooth-Colored Fillings Can Improve Your Smile

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / May 31, 2017 /

Amalgam fillings remain a popular filling material choice for repairing decayed teeth. However, they are slowly being replaced by other options. The most popular alternative are tooth-colored fillings, otherwise known as composite resin fillings. What Is A Tooth-Colored Filling? Made out of a mix of plastics and small glass practices, the main advantage of using…

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Five Foods and Drinks That Stain Teeth Every Time

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / May 23, 2017 /

Did you know the top 5 foods and drinks that stain teeth? With wine day set to be celebrated on May 25th, you and most people are sure to have their fair share of Vino. That’s great. Studies have shown that wine, specifically red wine, is very good for your health. However, before you start…

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National Blood Pressure Month – The Link Between Hypertension and Oral Health

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / May 18, 2017 /

Hypertension and oral health, they are linked more than you might realize. Did you know that high blood pressure, otherwise known as hypertension, can affect what kind of oral healthcare you can receive? In fact, most dentists will avoid performing dental treatments on patients with hypertension. In particular, those with high blood pressure will have…

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