Orthodontic myths & facts with Dr. DeCambre & Braces For Us

Myth Braces are very expensive so it’s best to wait to schedule and Orthodontic Consultation when one can afford it. Fact There was indeed a time when Orthodontic Treatment was very unaffordable. However, with free consultations, and the many and varied Insurance plans and payment plans available today, more and more families are able to […]

How is Periodontal Disease linked to your overall health? From Dr. DeCambre

Periodontal Disease, more commonly known as Gum Disease, is a condition that results in major damage to the soft tissue and bone that surround the teeth. Bacteria that live and reproduce on the teeth and gums cause Periodontal Disease. If left untreated, it WILL result in the loss of teeth. The unfortunate fact is that […]

Patient question: “What causes bad breath?”

Q. What causes bad breath? A. 90% Ninety percent of bad breath cases are caused by oral bacteria in the mouth—something that’s easily treatable. Bad breath (halitosis) may be caused by poor oral hygiene habits and others might be a sign of more serious health problems. Here are a few causes: • Eating foods with […]