A cavity is an area of decay in your tooth caused by bacterial acids that eat away the enamel. Watch this video from the American Dental Association to learn more about how bacteria and acids harm your oral health.
Good brushing and flossing at home is essential to preventing cavities and other problems. As are regular dental checkups. For a dental checkup in Albuquerque, NM, fill out our online form or call the office of Uptown Dental Associates at 505-407-8781.