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Dr. Emerson Rowley, DMD has created this informative blog to help educate the community.

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Latest Posts:

Items We Can Look For on Your Digital Dental X-rays

Posted on 7/23/2020 by Emerson Todd Rowley, DMD
When you have problems with your teeth, the first thing you should do is see us as soon as possible. When you come in, we can then do some tests to see what exactly is wrong with the teeth or what might be causing the pain or discomfort you are feeling. Since x-rays can pass through soft tissue,...
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What Exactly is Periodontal Disease?

Posted on 7/7/2020 by Emerson Todd Rowley, DMD
Periodontal disease is more commonly known as gum disease. It begins when plaque and bacteria collect on your teeth, irritating your gums. This irritation triggers an immune response, which causes your gums to swell. This early stage of gum disease, called gingivitis, is easy to miss, and often...
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What to Expect During Scaling and Root Planing

Posted on 6/22/2020 by Emerson Todd Rowley, DMD
There are several ways to treat gum disease. In the earliest stages, the treatment involves a professional cleaning and improved oral hygiene habits. As the disease progresses, the treatments get more aggressive. For people who have a more advanced stage of gum disease, one possible treatment is...
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All Posts:

Items We Can Look For on Your Digital Dental X-rays
7/23/2020
What Exactly is Periodontal Disease?
7/7/2020
What to Expect During Scaling and Root Planing
6/22/2020
Why Everyone Should Clean Their Tongues Each Day
6/8/2020
What We Do to Diagnose a Dental Abscess
5/29/2020
Why Do Salty Foods Hurt My Teeth?
5/15/2020
Brushing Too Often Can Damage Your Gums and Your Teeth
4/20/2020
Causes of Bleeding Gum You Should Know About
4/10/2020
Do You Know What Biofilm Is?
3/20/2020
How Often Do You Really Brush the Roof of Your Mouth?
3/10/2020
How Poor Dental Habits Can Impede Athletic Performance
2/20/2020
Can A Partially Dislodged Tooth Be Saved?
2/10/2020
Does pH Balanced Water Benefit Your Oral Health?
1/20/2020
Do Enamel Repairing Toothpastes and Mouthwashes Really Work?
1/10/2020
Do You Really Need to Brush the Roof of Your Mouth?
12/20/2019
Dangers of Teeth That Move Around While You Sleep
12/10/2019
Bottled Water is Not as Good for Your Teeth As Tap Water Is
11/20/2019
Can Untreated Cavities Make Your Body Sick
11/10/2019
Can Chewing on Your Lips Harm Your Dental Health?
10/20/2019
Are there Different Types of Cavities?
10/10/2019
Top 3 Myths About Fillings
9/20/2019
Times Where You Would Not Want Veneers to Cover Imperfections
9/10/2019
Options You Have if a Tooth Becomes Loose
8/20/2019
How to Care for Teeth When You Struggle with Diabetes
8/10/2019
Typical Causes of Severe Oral Pain
7/20/2019
Types of Dental Problem That Have the Potential to Be Deadly
7/10/2019
Did You Know These Facts About Saliva?
6/20/2019
Dental Debridement is Helpful in Boosting Your Oral Health
6/10/2019
Should You Ask Us Questions About Your Oral Health at Each Appointment?
5/20/2019
Ways of Brightening Your Smile Naturally
4/20/2019
Understanding When a Situation is Actually a Dental Emergency
4/10/2019
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