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Plantation FL Dentist Blog

Dec
31

Understanding Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is the disruption of breathing while sleeping. It affects More than 18 million Americans. People of all ages, even children suffer from the disorder. Sleep apnea is a serious medical condition that should be addressed promptly. Many patients with…

Dec
03

Teeth, Gums, And Diabetes

It might seem like diabetes and oral health have little to do with each other, but this is unfortunately not the case. One of the most common effects of diabetes is, in fact, gum disease, and the two conditions can…

Dec
01

What You Should Know About Oral Cancer

Oral cancer, also known as mouth cancer develops in any parts that make up the mouth. Cancer, in the body or mouth, is the uncontrollable growth of cells that cause damage to any surrounding tissue. Oral cancer first appears as…

Oct
23

Choosing the Right Dental Products

 With so many dental products to choose from – how do you know which ones are right for you? Whether it’s a powered or a manual toothbrush, you have a variety of choices that can confuse you. Regardless of the…

Oct
01

How Smoking Impacts Your Oral Health

  If you are a smoker, you should be aware of the impact that tobacco has on your oral health. Using tobacco products (smoking or chewing) can lead to a number of dental problems such as: Oral cancer Gum disease…

Aug
21

Is Dental Sedation Right For You?

Is dental sedation right for you? At Westside Dental Center, Dr. Uttma Dham and our dental care team understand how dental fear and anxiety can affect a patient's smile. Many patients avoid routine dental checkups due to dental fear and anxiety. When patients avoid…