Oral Conditions

Tetracycline Stain
Overview Tetracycline stain is a condition seen as deep stain in the adult teeth (permanent teeth) caused by tetracycline antibiotics
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Thrush
Overview Thrush, or oral candidiasis, is a fungal infection that may appear as red, white, or creamy colored areas over
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Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex I)
Overview Cold sores are a recurring viral infection (meaning they come back periodically throughout your lifetime) that appear as fluid-filled
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The Dental Abscess
Overview A dental abscess is an infection of a tooth, gums, or the jaw caused by an accumulation of pus
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Receding Gums (Gingival Recession)
Overview Receding gums or, gingival recession, is a condition where soft tissue or gums around the necks of your teeth
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Dental Plaque
Overview Dental plaque (sometimes referred to as “biofilm”) is an accumulation of organized bacteria that forms around teeth and matures
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Oral Cancer
Overview Oral cancer is a common health risk existing in our population; the dental and medical professions have done little
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Leukoplakia
Overview Leukoplakia is a white thickening of the skin on the tongue, gums, floor of the mouth or inside of
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Parts of the Tooth
Your tooth is made up of two primary structures: the crown (the part seen in the mouth), and the root
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Cracked Tooth Syndrome
Overview This oral condition is best described as pain that occurs while either biting down or releasing a bite. The
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