Tooth Decay & Plaque

The Dentists At Mooroolbark Dental Can Help You With Tooth Decay & Plaque Treatments

Plaque, a sticky substance that forms a layer over your gums and teeth usually leads to tooth decay. Plaque contains bacteria which in turn create acids that slowly break down your teeth. This process is what is commonly known as tooth decay
 

The Causes Of Tooth Decay

Tooth decay can be caused due to a variety of reasons, which include:

  • Diet (eating sugary food)
  • Poor oral health
  • Cracked, Chipped or Broken Teeth

 

Treatment For Tooth

Prevention of tooth decay and plaque is very important, as once teeth have started to decay it can lead to more complicated problems along with more expensive treatments. Some ways to control, prevent and treat tooth decay include:

 

What If You Ignore It?

Ignoring tooth decay & plaque can lead to very serious consequences including the loss of teeth, severe toothache, gum disease, bad breath and other conditions. Preventing tooth decay & plaque is always better

Prevent tooth decay & plaque, get a check-up done now! – call our dentists today or book an appointment online