Dentistry Blog – Dr. Robert A. Milner

What Causes Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive teeth occur when the underlying layer of your teeth – the dentin – becomes exposed as a result of receding bum tissue (the protective blanket that covers the tooth roots).  The roots, which are not covered by hard enamel, contain thousands of tiny tubules leading to the tooth’s nerve center (the pulp).  These dentinal […]

Alzheimer's Disease Linked to Poor Dental Health

We wish to acknowledge and thank author Honor Whiteman and Medical News Today for this article. This little known fact and the manner in which Honor Whiteman writes the article was so interesting, we felt our patients too would benefit from the information. Alzheimer’s Disease Linked to Poor Dental Health A study has found that […]