New Moms Need to Take Care of Themselves and Their Little Ones

New moms have many challenges, including taking care of themselves while they caring for a newborn. It is easy to put oneself last on the list, as you barely sleep and find time to eat. But unless you take care of yourself, you won't be able to take care of your little one as well either. Protect your oral health... read more »

Tooth Decay: The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

Do you have questions about tooth decay/cavities? If so, our dentist, Dr. Nadia Hamouda, is happy to help you. It’s best to understand cavities so you can prevent them as much as possible and even prepare for treatment if necessary. So, to help you, she is happy to provide the answers to frequently asked questions about cavities in Ann Arbor,... read more »

Determining the Cause of Tooth Sensitivity Will Help Find an Effective Treatment

Discomfort when consuming certain foods and beverages can be disconcerting. While the sensations might be reduced by regular use of a tooth sensitivity toothpaste, it might not be in your best interest. In many cases, tooth sensitivity is a symptom of another dental health issues. Determining the cause of your tooth sensitivity will help Dr. Nadia Hamouda to determine the... read more »

You Can Have Stronger, Healthier Teeth from Increased Fluoride Exposure

The health of your teeth is directly related to the strength of your tooth enamel. Inconsistencies in your daily oral hygiene routine and the frequent consumption of acidic foods and beverages can weaken the mineral density of your tooth enamel. Of course, limiting acidic foods and beverages, including soft drinks, will go a long way toward preventing this from happening.... read more »

Your Regular Dental Check up Is Essential for Maintaining Good Oral Health

The American Dental Association strongly recommends having a routine dental checkup performed twice each year. The checkup performed at White Pearl Dentistry involves multiple facets. Each one is essential for maintaining good oral health. The checkup starts with a professional dental cleaning that is administered by one of our highly trained and friendly hygienists. This involves using professional tools and... read more »

A Tooth Lost to Extreme Decay Can Effectively Be Restored by Installing a Bridge

Without timely treatment a cavity that forms on one of your teeth can quickly spread to become a very serious problem.  If the decay severely compromises your tooth, our White Pearl Dentistry dentist might recommend the tooth be extracted in preparation for restoring it with a bridge. This will effectively restore the full function and appearance of the decayed tooth.... read more »

What Does Smoking do to Your Teeth

Virtually everyone wants a beautiful smile they can share with confidence, but many people do things that put that dream in jeopardy. For instance, many people don't practice proper oral care. Others choose to smoke. Granted, many people understand that smoking could yellow your teeth, but do you know about the other ways smoking can affect your gums? You see,... read more »