What is Scaling and Root Planing?

If your dentist finds signs of gum disease during an exam, you might hear the phrase “root planing and scaling.” Don’t worry; it’s not as scary as it sounds and it might just save your teeth. If you haven’t been to the dentist in a while or if you have difficulty...

Why Did My Adenoids Grow Back?

Have you ever observed children while their attention is focused on something like watching television and you notice that they are mouth breathing? Are they also prone to: 1. Frequent colds, sour throats, and ear infections 2. Nightmares, bed wetting 3. Behavior or...

Cavities Are Caused by Bacteria

Dr. Anthony Butchert Cavities, simply, are openings through the protective structure of the tooth/teeth caused by infectious bacteria. The protective outer surface of the tooth is enamel. At times, due to wear and disease, other areas of tooth structure may be exposed...

Changes in Dentistry Over the Past 30 Years

Dr. Anthony Butchert Dentistry has changed immensely over the last 30 years. Not only has the equipment, products and services changed but so has the manner in which we provide dental treatment. In the past 30 years there has been a complete paradigm shift from...

Sensitive Teeth?

Dr. Anthony Butchert Teeth can be sensitive due to a variety of reasons but most of the time it is usually due to an irritation to the nerve of the tooth. A tooth or teeth that are sensitive can alert you to a problem that is going on and it is important to have it...
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