What Is Periodontal Disease and How Is It Treated?
Periodontal or gum disease is an infection and inflammation of the gums and tissues that hold your teeth in place. It is one of the leading causes of tooth loss in adults. The progressive condition is usually painless in its earlier stages, often going undetected. Your trusted team at Kraklow Quality Dentistry will evaluate your…Read More
Night Guards vs. Sports Guards: What’s the Difference?
Kraklow Quality Dentistry is pleased to offer custom mouthguards to safeguard your smile. There are two types of guards with different designs: dental night guards and sports mouth guards. Both types of mouth protectors prevent dental injuries; however, they do so in different ways. What Are Night Guards? Night grinding, a condition known as sleep…Read More
What Is Cosmetic Bonding and What Are Its Uses?
Kraklow Quality Dentistry is pleased to offer a range of cosmetic dentistry solutions, including dental bonding, to improve the health and appearance of your teeth. Just one short office visit will have you in a virtually flawless smile! What Is Cosmetic Bonding? Teeth bonding is a cosmetic dental procedure that involves applying a tooth-colored composite…Read More
Why Would I Have to Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed?
Your wisdom teeth are the last permanent teeth to come in, typically between the ages of 17 and 25. Some people have wisdom teeth that emerge in the correct position and pose no concern. However, these third molars are notorious for causing problems and may need to be removed to maintain your healthy smile. Why…Read More
How Is Dry Mouth Treated?
Everyone has felt parched and experienced a fleeting moment of a cotton mouth, and that’s perfectly normal. However, if the condition persists, you’re likely experiencing dry mouth, also known as xerostomia. Your trusted team at Kraklow Quality Dentistry is here to help manage your symptoms to prevent damage to your teeth and gums. You can…Read More
What Are the Causes of Tooth Decay?
Did you know that among individuals aged 20 and older, approximately 90 percent have had at least one cavity? The good news is that tooth decay is reversible in its very early stages, which is why we emphasize the importance of your twice-a-year dental exams and cleanings. Dr. Kraklow will thoroughly evaluate every aspect of…Read More
What Are the Causes of Tooth Sensitivity?
If you have tooth sensitivity, certain triggers, such as hot and cold temperatures or brushing your teeth, can cause sudden, sharp pain. Your trusted team at Kraklow Quality Dentistry will treat the underlying causes of your discomfort to relieve your symptoms. You can count on us for outstanding care and service. What Causes Tooth Sensitivity?…Read More
What Causes Halitosis and How Do You Treat It?
Everyone’s had an occasional brush with bad breath, a condition known as halitosis, but some people find themselves battling with it day after day. The good news is that some lifestyle changes and help from your trusted team at Kraklow Quality Dentistry will help combat your bad breath and give you the confidence to be…Read More
Why Is Flossing So Important?
Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with fluoride toothpaste is key to maintaining a healthy smile. But did you know that regular flossing is just as necessary? So how exactly does flossing help, and why is it so important? Why Is Flossing So Important? Even if you brush thoroughly, food particles and dental…Read More
When Should My Child Start Using Fluoride Toothpaste?
One of the most memorable milestones you’ll experience as a parent is seeing those first tiny teeth arrive. But did you know that once a baby tooth makes an appearance, it’s time to start dental care? The question many parents have is when to start using fluoride toothpaste. Here’s all you need to know about…Read More