The Reasons Why Your Gums Have Pulled Away From Your Teeth

If your gums have pulled away from the base of your teeth, making your teeth look longer, exposing your roots and causing tooth sensitivity, then you’re a victim of gum recession. This can negatively affect the health, strength and beauty of your smile. Unfortunately, there are many causes of gum recession, and our dentist, Dr. Deborah Backiel, would like to... read more »

How to Have a Top-Notch Smile This Spring

You deserve to have a strong and healthy smile this spring. Having a top-notch smile can help you enjoy the warm weather and outdoor activities without having to worry about your teeth and gums. Our dentists, Dr. Deborah Backiel and Dr. Dennis Sharkey, are happy to help you achieve the resilient smile you deserve by giving you the tips you... read more »

Tips on How to Keep Your Teenager’s Oral Health in Top-Notch Condition

Are you tired of taking care of your teenager’s cavities and cracked teeth? If so, you’re not alone. Many parents want their teens to have a top-notch oral health and smile. Fortunately, there are things you can do to make that happen. Our dentist, Dr. Deborah Backiel, is happy to give you those tips. First, encourage your teen to cut... read more »

A Dental Crown for Your Smile

A dental crown is a powerful, beautiful and dependable dental restoration that can secure an injured or decaying tooth. To help you understand more about dental crowns in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dr. Backiel and Associates is delighted to offer the details of the process of placing a dental crown. First, Dr. Backiel and Dr. Sharkey will prepare the tooth for the... read more »