The Things That Wear Away Your Tooth Enamel

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If you want strong and healthy teeth, then you need to keep dental issues at bay. One harmful dental issue is enamel erosion. This problem occurs when the outer shell of your teeth (the tooth enamel) gets worn away, which then exposes the underlying layers of the tooth. When this... Read more »

Are Sensitive Teeth Hiding Your Smile?

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If you experience a brief, sharp burst of pain when you consume hot, cold, acidic or sticky food, you may have tooth sensitivity. Tooth sensitivity happens when the layer of dentin which lies beneath the enamel and has microscopic tubules filled with nerve endings that are sensitive to pain—may be... Read more »

When Should You Brush?

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You know that you should brush your teeth every day, but do you know when the best time to brush is? Or how often you should brush? Similarly, do you ever wonder if you should brush or floss first? Today, our team at H.T. Macon Sapp, DDS is happy to... Read more »

Should I Floss First Or Begin By Brushing?

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The ADA (American Dental Association) recommends brushing teeth twice a day and flossing between them once a day in order to maintain good oral health. However, you may wonder if it is better to brush your teeth before flossing, or floss your teeth before brushing. This floss-or-brush-first question is quite... Read more »