Be Careful With the Soda

Soda is a staple in our diet it seems. Just about every restaurant offers it. However, you can help your oral health quite a bit by cutting back on those drinks. They can increase the risk of cavities and enamel erosion if you drink them too often. One of the... Read more »

See What You Know About Fluoride by Taking This Test

Fluoride is a natural mineral that can benefit your teeth and smile in more ways than you might realize, which is why our dentist, Dr. Seyed Ghorshi, strongly recommends taking advantage of fluoride regularly. In order to properly use fluoride, you need to know all about it. So, let’s test... Read more »

Your Guide to TMJ Disorder

TMJ disorder is fairly common, but what’s not common is your first thought for treatment of TMJ being here at Ghorshi Family Dentistry in Charlotte, North Carolina, with Dr. Seyed Ghorshi. The temporomandibular joint, or TMJ for short, is a part of your jaw that can easily get irritated or... Read more »

Oral Health Surprises: Oral Cancer Symptoms and Screenings

Are you aware of the risks associated with oral and throat cancer? As with all cancers, it is important that oral and throat cancers are found as soon as possible. Several risk factors can give rise to oral and throat cancer, so all individuals are at risk for it. There... Read more »

The Therapeutic Truth of Root Canals

Have you heard a lot about root canal therapy from friends or colleagues that it is an uncomfortable treatment and worse than living with the cavity? While we prefer that you have healthy teeth that don’t need root canal therapy, we also want to inform you that this treatment can... Read more »

Brush Your Tongue Too

We all know that brushing and flossing is important of our oral health. However, did you know that brushing your tongue is important too? It is also a good way to fend off bad breath. The start of bad breath often begins with food debris and bacteria. Your teeth and... Read more »

Essential Oral Health Care Tips For a Better Smile

When the time comes to enhance your oral health, make sure that you are doing what you need to build a better smile. Building a better smile includes many different aspects of your oral health care, including taking care of your teeth with excellent cleaning habits. Beyond cleaning your teeth,... Read more »

How Can I Calm My Nerves in the Dental Chair?

If you feel nervous or anxious in the dental chair, then it’s time to figure out what works for you so you can have a more positive dental experience! Our dentist, Dr. Seyed Ghorshi, is happy to help you relieve your dental anxiety by giving you the tips you need.... Read more »

What to Do If You Knock Out a Tooth

It is important to know that a knocked out tooth can be saved if you move quickly. If this ever happens to you or a friend, try these following steps. First of all, avoid touching the tooth’s roots as best as you can. Instead, pick it up the tooth by... Read more »

The Tips You Need to Have a Beautiful Smile for Holiday Parties

Are you daydreaming about the perfect smile that you would show off at all your holiday parties? If so, you’re not alone. Many people wish they had a more attractive smile while they celebrate. That way they can have the confidence they need to pose for pictures and socialize. Our... Read more »