Category: dental

What are the signs of fluoride deficiency and how do I treat it?
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What are the signs of fluoride deficiency and how do I treat it?

It’s long been known that fluoride has the ability to reduce tooth decay. In fact, it even helps to repair tooth decay when decay is still in its early stages. This makes fluoride one of the best ways to fight cavities. However, some people don’t get enough fluoride, and this can lead to dental cavities...

How disclosing tablets can help you fight plaque
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How disclosing tablets can help you fight plaque

Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria that can cause dental problems such as cavities and tooth decay. Unfortunately, many of our patients have problems with plaque as it’s a very common issue among the population. The good news, however, is there are a variety of methods you can use to fight plaque. The obvious...

Cavities – causes and treatments
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Cavities – causes and treatments

Cavities are one of the most common dental problems we see at Unique Smiles. They happen in children as well as adults, and they’re also one of the biggest causes of tooth loss. In this post, we’ll explain the causes of cavities as well as what you can do to treat them. What are cavities?...