What are dentists really looking for when they are checking out your X-rays? What are they looking for when they feel your teeth with the explorer? This blog explains some of the things dentists are looking for and current technology that can be use to aide in decay detection when checking your mouth for cavities!
There was a time when misaligned or crooked teeth meant years of wearing metal braces, elastic bands, headgear and more. Fortunately, technology has improved over the past several years. Metal braces are smaller and often work more quickly, and other options have made metal a thing of the past for some patients.
It’s almost three weeks into the new year, and you have probably made some valiant efforts so far to stick to your New Year’s resolutions. Maybe you’ve joined a gym or you’re working on a new budget to curb extra spending. The Dentists on Pearl would love to encourage you to add one more resolution to your list: Take better care of your teeth.