A Cavity on a Molar Might Need an Amalgam Dental Filling

Your molars play an important role in your the function of your mouth. These large teeth have a contoured surfaces that aid in the process of chewing and grinding food into small pieces that can be swallowed safely. Sometimes, these deeply textured areas on surfaces of your molars can trap food debris, plaque and bacterial deposits that might be tough... read more »

Small Cavities Can Often Be Treated with a Standard Filling

Tooth decay develops when the natural bacteria living in your mouth work to exploit an area of weakened or compromised tooth enamel. This is more likely to occur if you struggle to maintain a consistent daily oral hygiene routine or if you have a habit of procrastinating your dental checkup at Kevin J. Reece, DDS. With early detection, Dr. Kevin... read more »