What Your Mouth Could be Telling You The month of May is full of days dedicated to celebrate women. This year, the 20th annual National Women’s Health Week begins on Mother’s Day, May 12, and is celebrated through May 18.  Among the many reasons to celebrate and encourage women, one of the main goals for… Read More


Do I need a crown after a root canal? Root canals are sometimes uncomfortable and costly, so it can be disappointing to hear that you may also require a crown. While not necessary in every case, crowns can provide the protection and stability needed to extend the life of a tooth. How a root canal… Read More


Gum Disease May Cause Alzheimer’s   For years gum disease has been linked to serious health conditions such as diabetes, cancer, heart disease and Alzheimer’s. Until recently, at least in the case of Alzheimer’s, it was unknown if gum disease was the cause or effect of the brain disease. A new study published in the… Read More


Red wine to the rescue! As Valentine’s Day is upon us, many of us will celebrate by sharing a bottle of wine with our special someone. This time you’ll want to reach for the red wine, as a study has linked the drink to oral health. For years, studies have shown red wine to have… Read More


Common Concerns About Dental Implants It’s normal to have questions and concerns about any upcoming procedure, and if you’re considering dental implants you’re sure to have some of your own. Dental implants have been around for decades, and they are a safe option for almost all patients with missing teeth. Find answers to more of… Read More


Dental Veneers vs. Crowns Everyone wants a bright, white, straight, beautiful smile, don’t they? Unfortunately, many of us have experienced cracked, stained and misaligned teeth over the years, making that “perfect” smile seem impossible. At Caffaratti Dental Group, we have many options to restore your smile, including dental veneers and crowns. How are veneers different… Read More


Diabetes & Oral Health November is National Diabetes Month and with 1.5 million Americans diagnosed each year, sufferers may not realize that they should talk with their dentist as part of their treatment plan. Why Does Diabetes Affect Your Mouth? Diabetes is a disease in which the body does not respond properly to insulin, causing… Read More


Can my gum disease lead to heart disease and Alzheimer’s? If you have been told you have periodontal (gum) disease, you’re not alone. Many adults in the U.S. currently suffer from some form of this condition and may not be aware they are headed into trouble. It can range from simple gum inflammation to more… Read More


What are implant-supported dentures? Are you tired of your dentures slipping when you eat, chew or even laugh? Are you missing multiple teeth and think dentures are your only choice? Now there are solutions. Implant supported and implant retained dentures offer two options for a more secure oral fitting while eating and talking. They serve… Read More


HOW DENTAL EDUCATION WILL HELP YOUR STUDENTS Do you know teachers who might be influential in dental health education? If not maybe you or someone in your family could benefit from the following educational information on good dental practices and educational programs. Caffaratti Dental Group is offering community leaders helpful dental health tips and programs… Read More