What are fillings and why does your mouth need them?

Dental treatment

If left untreated, minor tooth decay can worsen, requiring more intensive treatment such as a root canal, build up, crown, or even extraction. At Cottage Dental Care we treat these minor dental issues so that they don’t become larger ones. … Continued

Prevention of gum disease starts in the kitchen, not the bathroom

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Although dentistry has evolved over the last 30 years, the state of oral hygiene has yet to reflect the benefits of these technological advancements. Recent research from the Centers for Disease Control suggests that 80 percent of Americans deal with … Continued

Poor Dental Hygiene Increase Risk for Heart Disease

Everybody knows that you’re more likely to get cavities and gum disease if you don’t brush your teeth. However, scientists have recently found that heart disease risk is also connected to overgrowth of oral bacteria. Without regular dental hygiene, around … Continued