Tag: cavities

There are a lot of rumors about fluoride, and many people wonder whether or not fluoride is good for you, bad for you, or if it’s even safe. Do the benefits of fluoride outweigh any other health concerns? The dentists at Mettler and Griego Family...

Cavities in kids’ teeth can cause serious problems! Cavities are a form of tooth decay, and should always be treated as soon as possible. February is Children’s Dental Health Month, so this month at Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry, we’re focusing on the importance of...

Did you know that your dental health directly affects your overall health? A clean, healthy mouth is the first step to lasting good health. At Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry of Peoria, we always emphasize the importance of daily brushing and flossing, because good oral...

Did you know that if your tooth enamel gets damaged, the inner layers of your teeth become more vulnerable to decay? It’s important to brush and floss daily, but it’s important to visit the dentist regularly, too. Your friendly dentists at Mettler and Griego Family...

You do not need to suffer from tooth loss! If you are missing teeth, dentures can help you eat and speak normally, as well as smile confidently. The denture process may seem overwhelming, but your friendly dentists at Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry in Peoria...

Did you know that there are over 700 species of microbes living in your mouth? Some of them are friendly, but others can wreak havoc by causing plaque and cavities. At Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry we know that killing bad bacteria is the best...

Happy Halloween! This is the time of year when candy and treats abound. Is sugar bad for your teeth? Yes, but you can still enjoy your favorite holiday sweets and take good care of your dental health. At Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry in Glendale,...