Dr. Terri’s Health and Wellness Blog

Why Do I Need To Have X-Rays?

As dentists, we are very concerned about maintaining your optimum oral health through regular preventive care. Unfortunately, only about 30% of each tooth is visible to the naked eye—even with all of our lights, magnifiers, and mirrors. The roots of each tooth extend...

Why Do Baby Teeth Matter?

Those chubby cheeks! That infectious laugh! Parenthood brings on many joys, along with just as many challenges and questions. Every parent wants to do what's best for their child and make sure they grow up happy and healthy. With everything else going on in a child's...

Why Do I Need a Crown?

I speak with patients all the time about crowns. Frequently, the patient does not know what a crown is or why it is recommended for that specific tooth. Unfortunately, there is a perception that dentists want to crown teeth to increase profits, when really we are...