Is Your Mouth Sore Something Serious?

Posted In: Oral Health

As your local Cary dentist, one of my roles is to help you take care of your mouth. Some of my patients have problems with mouth sores, thus the topic of today’s post. If you live in the Raleigh area and have a mouth sore that lasts more than a week or two; it is […]

Keep Teeth Healthy During Pregnancy

Posted In: Family Dentistry
Dental Cleanings During Pregnancy

Dr. Allan Acton recommends having a thorough dental cleaning early in your pregnancy. Lying in a dentist’s chair can be uncomfortable during the last trimester. A professional cleaning performed by one of the skilled dental hygienists at Cary Family Dental, along with diligent brushing and flossing, helps prevent gum problems that are often triggered by hormonal changes. The American Dental Association has found a positive correlation between periodontal disease and preterm deliveries and low birth weight.

Keep Your Teeth Safe, Apex

Keep Your Teeth Safe, Your Apex Family Dentist Can Help

Hopefully you are one of many health-conscious Cary residents who is finding ways to get outside or to the gym and get moving. There has been an explosion in the variety of activities offered by personal trainers, all-purpose Cary gyms, specialty facilities, and North Carolina recreation departments in recent years. With all these exciting ways […]