Below are some Blogs on dental topics that we think are informative, interesting and helpful. If you require further information, please call our office and ask to speak to either Dr. Sandler or Dr. Lipow. Enjoy!
Numerous studies by researchers have found that prolonged consumption of sports drinks and some flavored waters may be linked to a condition known as erosive tooth wear, in which acids eat away the tooth's smooth hard enamel coating and trickle into the bone-like material underneath, causing the tooth to soften and weaken. The condition affects one in 15 Americans and can result in severe tooth damage and even tooth loss if left untreated.