Entries by Michael J. Tupta, DDS

Is Your Oral Hygiene Routine Working For You? Signs Your Oral Health Needs Help

Do your teeth seem healthy? If you’re facing oral health challenges, this could mean that your oral hygiene routine isn’t working for you. Whether you’re not seeing the dentist often enough, you’re brushing too hard, or you’re not brushing enough, this can affect your overall oral health. In this article, we’ll go over the signs […]

What Causes Bone Loss?

One of the most important parts of your face, your jaw lets you speak and chew properly. However, all this changes if you experience bone loss. Should this happen and it is left untreated, it will impact not only your oral health, but also your overall health. Following are some causes of bone loss in […]

Do I Need a Root Canal?

Root canal treatment is not as scary as it sounds. In fact, it’s a mostly painless, simple procedure that removes areas of infection within your tooth to prevent the need for extraction. If your dentist in Charleston, WV, recommends a root canal, it means your natural tooth can be saved, eliminating the need for a costly […]