Are You Getting Enough Fluoride?

The research that dental professionals have performed on fluoride that it can enhance your tooth enamel strength by enhancing the mineral crystals that make up your smile. There are many ways to receive the amount of fluoride your smile needs to remain healthy. If you are unsure if you are... Read more »

Dental Veneers Might Help Patients Struggling with Chronic Dental Stains

The natural aging process and the consumption of dark foods and beverages can gradually alter the appearance of your tooth enamel. This can leave you with teeth that suffer from an unsightly shade of yellow, gray or brown. A dentist like Dr. Jesus Ramos performs a dental bleaching treatment to... Read more »

Caring For Your Dental Bridges

Are you concerned about caring for your dental bridge or bridges? In truth, there is little difference between caring for your bridges and your normal teeth, though a few special items may be required or recommended.   Even with bridges, it is almost always best to follow daily brushing and... Read more »

What You Should Know About Drinking Fluoridated Water

Fluoride can be very beneficial to your tooth enamel in healthy doses. The enamel is your outermost tooth layer that encases and shields your dentin and pulp from bacteria and infection. If the tooth enamel wears down, fluoride exposure can strengthen the weakened areas by repairing the enamel. The 1960s... Read more »

Does a Toothbrush Require Special Cleaning?

Of all the household objects you use on a daily basis that need to be repaired, re-tuned, or cleaned, a toothbrush is not one of them. Toothbrushes are very simple tools, and while they do need some care, there is no special method to clean them. Don’t keep a toothbrush... Read more »

A Secret to Oral Health Success: Gum Disease Risk Factors

Do you know all of the ways to protect your smile from dental damage that can occur? Even though oral accidents or injuries can occur at any time, having a basic plan in place to help protect your smile is a good idea. Furthermore, you should think of ways to... Read more »

Should You Receive an Amalgam or Composite Dental Filling?

When it comes to choosing your course of dental care, only you and Dr. Jesus Ramos can determine what is right for your smile. If you have a dental cavity, Charlotte Dental Esthetics offers both amalgam and composite dental fillings, and we can help you choose one based on these... Read more »

Learn More About the Benefits of Dental Veneers

If you are looking to achieve your best smile yet around the holidays, you may want to consider dental veneers. These cosmetic shells offer an advanced design to enhance the appearance of your teeth. Dr. Jesus Ramos, our skilled dentist, offers a thorough review of the benefits of dental veneers... Read more »

Oral Care for Seniors

Do you want to maintain a top-notch oral health as a senior? If so, our dentist, Dr. Jesus Ramos, has some tips for you! There are things you can do to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape. Just because some people have unhealthy smiles as they grow older... Read more »

Caring for Your Smile If You Have Diabetes

At Charlotte Dental Esthetics in Charlotte, North Carolina, we have seen how diabetes can impact your oral health. And because 29.1 million people in the U.S. are dealing with diabetes, this isn't a small problem. Especially since nearly 1.7 million new cases arise every year! The problem lies with infections... Read more »