A close look at tooth eruption. Baby teeth do matter! They are "holding the spot in line" for their permanent tooth growing underneath them. Without the baby tooth to hold the spot, your permanent are doomed to become crowded
Dental Sealants are a thin plastic coat applied to the chewing surface of a tooth to create a smooth, easy to clean surface. To know more about how sealants can help prevent tooth decay, contact our clinic in Hoffman Estates, IL.
Sensitive teeth are primarily caused by gum recession. Gums recede for many reasons, like brushing too hard, age, and periodontal disease leaving "tubules" exposed. These tubules lead directly to the nerve of the tooth and cause pain.