Tooth decay is what occurs when plaque and acids are allowed to build up on the teeth. If this plaque and the acids aren’t brushed and flossed away, it can also lead to dental cavities, gum disease, and even tooth infections.
Tooth decay itself may not cause any pain or symptoms. However, if dental cavities have developed because of your tooth decay, there are a few things you may begin to notice:
Treatment for tooth decay will depend largely on the severity of the case:
To make an appointment here at Balota Family Dentistry, please contact our Colorado Springs, Colorado dental office today.
At Balota Family Dentistry, it’s important to us that we develop a relationship with each of our valued patients. We put a strong emphasis on patient education and will thoroughly discuss your dental health and your treatment options with you before making any decisions. Everyone in our office wants to make sure you feel confident in the dental decisions you choose.
Balota Family Dentistry
5731 Silverstone Terrace #200
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
f: (719) 632-1910