Early Symptoms of Oral or Pharyngeal Cancer Should Not Be Ignored

The American Dental Association Recommends having a routine dental checkup performed every six months by a professional dentist like Dr. Brent Murphy. This multi-stage outpatient appointment is designed to clean your teeth while also detecting any signs of tooth decay, periodontal disease, and oral cancers. Early detection of oral and pharyngeal cancers is especially important for treatment success. The ADA... read more »

The Harm Alcohol Can Cause In Your Mouth

Brushing your teeth, flossing them, and visiting the dentist regularly are things we all do to keep our teeth and gums healthy and strong. Avoiding alcohol use is another item you can add to that list. Here are a few of the problems alcohol can create for your oral health. Cavities There are two ingredients in alcohol that can be... read more »