Keep Your Teeth Safe

Keep Your Teeth Safe, Toms River

These days, there are more ways to exercise than ever before. People have personal trainers, visit all-purpose gyms, take advantage of specialty facilities, and participate in recreational sports. At Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we want to remind our patients that many of these activities pose a risk to teeth. You may believe…

5 Critical Oral Cancer Facts

oral cancer dental checkup Toms River

At Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we want to see our patients at least twice a year for a checkup and cleaning. A checkup can give you real peace of mind, especially since every one we do includes an oral cancer screening. Lung and breast cancer get a lot of public attention, and…

5 Cavity Basics

Toms River Cosmetic Dentist

Preventing tooth decay is one of the main reasons people visit us at Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ. In this blog post, we’ll describe five things you should know about cavities. Cavities means tooth decay. They happen when certain bacteria produce acids that destroy a tooth’s hard surface, called enamel, and the underlying…

Is Your Mouth Sore Something Serious?

Toms River Dentists And Your Mouth Sores

One of our most important roles at Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ is helping our patients maintain the best possible dental health. Regular cleanings and checkups are essential. Some of our patients have problems with mouth sores, which is the topic of this message. If you have a mouth sore that lasts more…

How Much Do You Know About Gum Disease?

gum disease treatment Toms River

Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in adult Americans, yet many people are surprisingly under-informed about it. In this blog post from Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we share some basic facts about gum disease. In its earliest and most treatable stage, gum disease is called gingivitis. The more advanced…

Fluoride Treatments: Not Just For Kids

fluoride treatment Toms River

You rarely hear the word “toothpaste” without it being preceded by “fluoride.” Fluoride toothpaste is good for teeth, and at Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we encourage its use. Fluoride is an essential mineral that helps your teeth stay strong. It is found in some foods and water and makes toothpastes more effective…

Brush Up On Your Cavity Basics

Brush Up On Your Cavity Basics Toms River

At Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we see more cavities in our patients than we would like to. Cavities are far too common in the United States, and there is a tendency to consider them inevitable. Cavities happen when certain types of bacteria produce acids in the mouth. These acids destroy the enamel…

Are All Carbs Created Equal?

Diet Changes For Healthier Teeth In Toms River

Most people know that the sugar in candy, cookies, juices, and sodas can harm your teeth, but some people don’t realize that all carbohydrates can cause cavities. As we will describe in this post from Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, a handful of pretzels or a piece of pumpernickel bread can have the…

What Is Lurking Under Your Gumline?

Gum Disease Treatment Toms River

Your overall dental health depends on healthy teeth and gums. Along with regular checkups at Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ regular brushing and flossing helps keep everything in good shape. You already know how to brush your teeth. But there are best practices that you may not be aware of. Bearing in mind…

Rather Have A Root Canal?

Toms River Endodontics

Have you ever heard the phrase ‘I’d rather have a root canal’ to describe something painful or unpleasant? At Rotem Dental Care in Toms River NJ, we perform root canals routinely. We think that saying is outdated! A Straightforward Procedure Root canals are not all that complicated. The most important thing to remember is that the…