Oral Hygiene Improvements: Plaque Prevention

Have you ever heard of plaque before? Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria and food particles that covers your teeth to promote further dental damage. This is because plaque can release acids after eating sugar and other harmful substances that will repeatedly attack your tooth enamel and wear down your teeth, thus making them more susceptible to further dental... read more »

Dental Sealants: Don’t Let Oral Bacteria Attack Your Molars

Keeping your molars cavity-free has never been easier with the help of dental sealants. This protective barrier coats vulnerable teeth to keep out harmful tooth acids created by dental plaque and oral debris as they wear down tooth enamel.   Brushing, flossing, and regular dental checkups and cleanings all help keep your smile healthy. But the molars are particularly hard... read more »

How to Avoid Cavities in Your Smile

At Bee Family Dentistry, we have seen firsthand how cavities can devastate a smile, and we want to help our patients in San Antonio, Texas, and the surrounding communities have the best possible cavity-fighting strategies. When it comes to cavities, dental plaque is the culprit which can take down your oral health. Plaque is caused by a buildup of sugars... read more »

The Fluoride Quiz

Did you know that fluoride is added to many of the products we use in our everyday lives to improve the quality of our teeth? Fluoride can help strengthen the tooth enamel on our teeth to help prevent tooth decay and cavities from occurring. For more information, take the following fluoride quiz: True or False: Fluoride can protect your teeth... read more »