Helping Patients Understand Caries
This video demonstrates the most common places where caries could develop.
Discuss with your patient if any of these risk factors apply to them
Sweet and sticky foods produce acids that attack tooth enamel
Exposed root surfaces allow bacteria to slip in, which causes root caries.
A poor diet, especially one deficient in calcium, vitamin C, and B vitamins, can contribute to serious gum problems.
Swipe to show the progression of caries from tooth decay to eventually tooth loss.
The most common in-office procedures
This video demonstrates a filling procedure with a composite.
This video demonstrates a root canal procedure on a molar, including a final restoration crown.
This video includes the extraction of a molar, and the restoration with an implant.
This video demonstrates single-tooth atrophy