Fluoride Fights Cavities

Fluoride can greatly benefit your dental health. Fluoride is nature’s cavity fighter, as it helps prevent cavities in patients by strengthening the tooth enamel against acid attacks. It can also reverse early decay. This mineral can be found in many places, including: Our Office Dr. Tammeka Nickleberry can apply fluoride when you come in for your routine dental appointment. At... read more »

Fluoride Is Beneficial for the Prevention of Tooth Decay

The mineral density of your tooth enamel is what gives your teeth the strength to chew food and prevent tooth decay. Unfortunately, the regular consumption of acidic foods and beverages and inconsistent oral hygiene habits can weaken your tooth enamel. If this process of enamel erosion is not counteracted in some way, it could lead to tooth sensitivity and tooth... read more »

Fix Your Teeth With Fluoride

The enamel layer of your teeth is made out of microscopic mineral crystals. While tooth enamel is very strong, it is still possible for acidic food and drinks, and the natural processes of the bacteria in your mouth, to erode a microscopic amount of enamel each day. This enamel erosion can greatly increase your chances of developing tooth decay or... read more »