All You Need to Know About the Enemies of the Mouth

Do you want a top-notch smile and oral health? If so, you need to avoid the enemies of the smile. Unfortunately, there are a couple enemies that can attack your teeth and gums, harm your smile, and alter your oral health. Those enemies are plaque and acid. To tell you a little more about these substances, our dentist, Dr. Cory... read more »

Spice Up Your Oral Hygiene Routine by Using These Awesome Products

Did you know there are cool oral hygiene tools and products that can spice up your oral hygiene routine? Well, it’s true! In fact, there are many in the world today. You just have to find them! Our dentist, Dr. Cory Williams, and dental team are happy to tell you about a few right here on this blog. The first... read more »

If You Have Heart Disease, Here Are Some Dental Appointment Tips

Sometimes dental appointments can be tricky when you have heart disease. This is because there are certain things you need to do to help Dr. Cory Williams and our dental team perform the necessary treatments all while keeping your health in mind. The first thing you need to do is create a list of all the medications you are taking,... read more »

What is an Abscessed Tooth?

An abscessed tooth is a serious dental problem that needs treatment right away. It typically develops from untreated tooth decay and dental trauma. When these problems open the tooth enamel, bacteria enter the tooth and infect the core, which is also known as the pulp. If it’s still left untreated, the infection could spread to infect the supporting bones of... read more »

Dental Checkups: The Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

As you may already know, dental checkups are vital for your oral health, but do you ever wonder why? Well, our Cory Williams, DDS team would like to explain why and also help you understand more about dental checkups by providing the answers to the following frequently asked questions: Q: Why are regular dental visits important? A: Regular dental visits... read more »

5 Bad Habits to Avoid to Keep Your Smile Safe

It’s that time of year again, when the sun is shining and the warm air fills our lungs! It’s a fun time of year to play sports and have many adventures. There are times however, when an accident can cause harm to your smile. Yet, did you know if you have bad oral habits, these accidents can become much worse,... read more »

Is It Possible to Non-Surgically Treat Gum Disease?

If you’re a victim of gum disease and you’re curious to know if there are non-surgical treatments available for gum disease, our dedicated dental team is happy to tell you that there are! However, these treatments are only able to treat the early stages of gum disease. The non-surgical treatments available include:                    ... read more »

Whiten Your Smile at Home and Expect These Steps

If you’re wanting to whiten your smile within the comfort of your own home, but you’re not sure what to expect with the treatment, then our Cory Williams, DDS team is happy to help you! A professional at-home whitening treatment is a great tool that will help you successfully achieve the smile of your dreams without much risk or mess.... read more »

How to Relieve Canker Sores

If you currently suffer from a canker sore and you wish there was a way to relieve the pain, our Cory Williams, DDS team is more than happy to help you! Canker sores in Wilmington, North Carolina, can be troublesome, painful, and irritating, and it’s best to find comfort as soon as possible. To help you do so, Dr. Cory... read more »

All You Need to Know About Dental Crown Treatment

Dental crowns in Wilmington, North Carolina, are strong, reliable, and beautiful dental restorations that can give you the smile and oral health you’ve always wanted. However, the treatment involved in placing a dental crown may be a bit nerve wracking if you’re not exactly sure what to expect. So, if you’re about to improve your smile with a dental crown,... read more »