Bad Breath Causes

Bad breath is caused by the buildup of bacteria in your mouth that causes inflammation and gives off odors or gases. Halitosis is another term for bad breath. Let’s explore some common causes of this problem. Food Odors Food trapped in different areas of the mouth causes bad breath. Particles of food can get trapped between teeth…

Meet Ashley!

Adams and Cheek Dentistry is fortunate to have an amazing staff who works together to make this practice all that it is. We want to take some time to highlight each of our wonderful team members and let our patients know a little more about them than they may already know! This month, we shine…

Oral Cancer Awareness

What is oral cancer? Oral cancer is the uncontrollable growth of cells that damages tissue in the oral cavity. This area includes the lip, cheeks, tongue, hard and soft palates, floor of the mouth, sinuses, and/or throat. Like all cancers, early detection is important in treatment outcome. Symptoms a sore that doesn’t heal on the…

First Dental Visit in Years?

Has it been years since your last dental visit?  Are you unsure of how to get back in a dental routine?  Are you nervous, afraid, or even embarrassed?  We are here to tell you that you are not alone and we are here to help! As dental providers, we often have new patients who haven’t…

Students and Oral Health

It’s that time of year again! “Senioritis” fills the high school halls as seniors in high school prepare for the end of one chapter and the beginning of the next. High school graduation is right around the corner. While some students will be continuing their education elsewhere, others will be moving into the working world.…

Meet Stephanie!

Adams and Cheek Dentistry is fortunate to have an amazing staff who work together to make this practice all that it is. We want to take some time to highlight each of our wonderful team members and let our patients know a little more about them than they may already know! This month, we shine…

Dr. Adams’ Hall of Fame Induction

Dr. Adams was recently inducted into the 2022 Berea School District Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame in Ohio where he attended Midpark High School. This prestigious award was presented on behalf of the House of Representatives of the state of Ohio. This Distinguished Alumni Award was based upon many honorable attributes. To highlight, Dr. Adams…

Replace My Amalgam Filling?

Amalgam fillings, or silver fillings, can last a very long time. However, eventually these fillings will need to be replaced. Generally speaking, most dentists no longer place amalgam fillings. The type of replacement restoration needed depends on the size of the existing filling as well as the health of the tooth. Why replace an amalgam…

Healthy Habits For a Beautiful Smile

Are you proud to show off your smile? Do you wonder what could be done to make it look better? Often times, the best way to improve the appearance of your smile is by making changes to your own habits. Let’s look at some healthy habits that contribute to a beautiful smile. Electric Toothbrush Everyone…

Meet Ana!

Adams and Cheek Dentistry is fortunate to have an amazing staff who work together to make this practice all that it is. We want to take some time to highlight each of our wonderful team members and let our patients know a little more about them than they may already know! This month, we shine…