Baltimore MD Dentist Blog

Helpful Tips for Fighting Bad Breath

Bad breath can happen to anyone. In fact, research shows that 50 percent of adults (and those are just the people being honest) have had bad breath -- halitosis in scientific terms -- at some point in their lives.  What…

6 Reasons Why Flossing Daily Is So Important

Flossing is an often-overlooked step of an oral health routine, yet flossing every day is key to preventing serious health conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease and heart problems -- not to mention severe gum disease. While you may not like…

Why Choose Dental Implants to Replace Missing Teeth

Until recently, there weren't so many options available for tooth replacement if you had lost a permanent tooth. Bridges and dentures are the traditional methods of restoring your smile to its’ optimal appearance, but they require a lot of maintenance…

What to Know About Dental Fillings

Are you being told you need another filling every time you see your dentist? Maybe you’re not doing everything you can to prevent cavities. Dentists like Dr. Byron C. Desbordes of Baltimore, MD want you to know the warning signs…

Porcelain Veneers Can Change Your Smile

As we age, our teeth begin to show signs of wear and tear from a lifetime of use even if we take care of them as best we can.  These cracks, gaps, chips, discoloration, and misalignments can be embarrassing and…