Great Reasons to Floss Your Teeth

Flossing is a bit of a chore. It takes a little extra time, and if you haven’t flossed in a while, it can even be painful. It’s no wonder our team at Oak Hills Dentistry is constantly reminding our patients to ‘brush and floss!’ Flossing is critical, You’ll never hear one of us say ‘Don’t […]

Not Happy With Your Gums? Ask About Contouring

Some Spring dental patients who are interested in a full smile makeover might want to consider gum contouring. This cosmetic dentistry procedure is helpful for people who feel that their gums rest too low or too high on their teeth. If you feel that your gums cover too much of the surface of your teeth, […]

5 Common Signs of Gum Disease and How to Prevent It

Gum Disease Oak Hills Dentistry

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a prevalent oral health issue that affects millions of individuals worldwide. It is an inflammatory condition caused by the accumulation of bacterial plaque on teeth and gums, which can lead to gingivitis (mild gum inflammation) or progress to more severe forms such as periodontitis and advanced periodontitis […]