Prevent Health Complications By Preventing Gum Disease

Gum disease is one of the biggest threats your smile can face because it has been linked to serious health problems such as total tooth loss, heart disease, and bone cancer. Despite seeming scary and complex, gum disease is the most preventable of all the diseases that adults in America... Read more »

A Positive Oral Health Care Outlook with Dental Damage

The holiday season is in full swing once again. However, this means that numerous hazards and risks are at their pinnacle. Not only will you need to make sure to keep your mouth safe from the dangers of any foods and drinks you may be consuming, but also the numerous... Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity Symptoms Should Never Be Dismissed

American Dental Association estimates that approximately 12% of American adults have experienced some degree of tooth sensitivity. This often involves discomfort or a stinging sensation when consuming hot, cold, sweet, or overly acidic things. Early on you might find an acceptable level of relief by brushing their teeth with a... Read more »

The ADA Code of Ethics and You

Dr. Robert Page is an affiliate of the American Dental Association, i.e. the ADA. This is the biggest organization of dentists in America. Part of the paperwork involved in joining is to sign what is called the ADA Code of Ethics. This details the level of treatment you should receive... Read more »

How Much Do You Know About Oral Hygiene?

If you think you know all there is to know about oral hygiene, then it’s time to test your knowledge! Our dental team at Congress Dental Group hopes you know all there is to know about oral hygiene because the more you know, the better off your smile will be.... Read more »

Saving a Damaged Tooth With the Help of a Root Canal Treatment

Dr. Robert Page and Dr. Preetha Chally are happy to be able to offer root canal therapy for our patients with extensive damage to a tooth in their smile. A root canal has historically gotten a bad rap, as people fear it may be painful. However, this endodontic procedure--which safely replaces the parts... Read more »

All You Need to Know About Receding Gums

Sometimes the oral tissues in the mouth get irritated. When this happens, they usually move away from the teeth and expose the roots. This can cause severe sensitivity, an unattractive smile, and even a lowered self-esteem. If you have receding gums in Boston, Massachusetts, our dentist, Dr. Robert Page, is... Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Oral Emergencies

Are you prepared for any oral emergencies? Did you know never to use sharp tools when removing objects that are stuck in your teeth? Did you know that applying gauze and pressure can help stop bleeding in the event of an open wound caused by biting your lip or tongue?... Read more »

The Tips That Can Help You Have an Effective Brushing Routine

Dr. Robert Page and our dental team push oral hygiene. This is because your oral hygiene routine can keep your smile and oral health in tip-top shape. Your routine should consist of brushing, flossing, and rinsing. Today, our dental team would be happy to give you tips on how to... Read more »

The Basics of Mouth Guards

If you ever take part in any dangerous sports or other activities that can put your oral health at risk, make sure you are wearing protective gear such as mouth guards. For a better understanding of the basics of mouth guards, listed below are some important facts to take into... Read more »