The Difficulty of Taking Tartar Off of Teeth

Tartar is the common term for dental calculus, which is a cement-like, crusty, yellow buildup that deposits on teeth, especially around the gumline, and can only be removed by a dental professional with special tools at the dentist’s office. Not only does tartar cause discoloration, but tartar formation also makes it easier for plaque and bacteria to build up because... 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 »