Beware Of Hidden Sugar

Oral Health Uncategorized
preventative dentistry in Scottsdale

We advise our Scottsdale dental patients at Harris Dental to watch their sugar intake to prevent cavities and other health problems. If you are trying to unsweeten your diet, you are probably skipping the usual suspects: candy, soda, and baked treats. But not all sugar is as obvious as the frosting on a piece of…

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Danger Zone! 5 Signs Of Gum Disease For Scottsdale

Oral Health
Queen Creek dental

Here is some essential news for Phoenix residents: periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a major cause of tooth loss among adults. Fortunately, this problem is easy to treat if it is caught in the early stages. So, what warning signs should people be looking for? 1. Gums that bleed very easily 2. Gums that…

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Super Smiles Have Strong Enamel

Oral Health
Phoenix dental

Did you know that enamel is the hardest substance in the body? It’s true! This substance, found on the outer surface of your teeth, truly should last a lifetime. But just because it’s super strong doesn’t mean you don’t have to work to take care of it. Here are some beneficial tips for keeping enamel…

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When Style And Oral Health Collide

Oral Health
When Style And Oral Health Collide in Phoenix

Oral piercing is a popular form of body-art in Phoenix, but just because it’s popular doesn’t mean it’s safe. I’m Dr. Harris, a dentist serving the Queen Creek, Scottsdale, and Mesa areas. When my patients ask me about the safety of oral piercings, I make sure they look at the possible harmful consequences. First, Phoenix…

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