Do you have sensitive teeth?

Our dentists and hygienists at Serenity Dental can advise you about oral hygiene products that help re-mineralize and desensitize your teeth. Calcium phosphate products are now available that contain a synthetic mineral composed of calcium, sodium, phosphorous and silica. When this material binds to the tooth surface, it not only strengthens the tooth surface but … Continue Reading »

Medications Can Affect the Mouth

At Serenity Dental of Florida, peace of mind and best care can be ensured when you fully inform our dentists and hygienists about the medications you are currently taking. Medications that suppress the immune system, antibiotics, and inhaled corticosteroids can cause microorganisms of the mouth to become unbalanced. An overgrowth of candida albicans (a type … Continue Reading »

Why Did My Tooth Break?

Drs. Nilash and Nitash Patel at Serenity Dental in Lutz, Wesley Chapel, and Zephyrhills are often asked the question, “Why did my tooth break?” Not every broken tooth is the result of a blow to the face or jaw. Our experience is that many times a broken or chipped tooth is a surprise to the … Continue Reading »