Oral Hygiene: Why Should I Floss?

It’s very important to floss daily, but do you ever wonder why? If so, our doctor, Dr. Robert H. Watson, is more than happy to tell you why. The more you know, the better chance you have of making flossing a top priority, which is exactly what it should be. Flossing can help you and your smile in many ways.... read more »

Super Smiles: Tooth Brushing Care

In order to improve your oral health, it's always a good idea to set it up and establish effective tooth brushing techniques. Not only should you make sure that your brush is working effectively, but you need to make sure that you're using it effectively too. If for any reason you have a faulty toothbrush, or it is not properly... read more »

Reaching the Pinnacle of Oral Health Care: Oral Health Upgrades

Are you aware of the risks associated with poor oral health care? Your oral health care is essential for ensuring your teeth, gums, jaw and face receive the treatments they need and are kept safe from any dental dangers that can arise. Due to the vast number of ways that you can damage your smile, it is important to assess... read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Dentures

Did you know that dentures can be crafted for as little as a single tooth? Although we may often think of dentures as something that is designed for replacing entire rows of teeth, they can actually be crafted for whichever size or shape needed to replace as many teeth as needed. If you are missing any teeth, visit your dentist... read more »

What Should I Do to Help My Baby Have a Good Oral Health?

If you want your baby to have the top-notch oral health you deserve, then our dentist, Dr. Robert H. Watson, is more than happy to help you. If you’re like many others, you’re probably not sure where to start. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to help your baby have strong and healthy teeth and gums. Those things... read more »

Important Tips About Cosmetic Dentistry

Where you aware of the plethora of treatments available to you to enhance your smile? There's an entire branch of dentistry, known as cosmetic dentistry, designed to upgrade and improve the quality of your teeth. Whether you have broken tooth, a missing tooth, or severely damaged teeth, cosmetic dentistry can be used to improve your smile. Here are some of... read more »

Cracked Tooth Syndrome: What Is It?

Has your dentist, Dr. Robert H. Watson, told you that you have cracked tooth syndrome? If so, that means you have a tooth enamel crack that is tough to see. This is often because it’s so small or it’s in an area that is hidden, like underneath the gums. Because of these things, the crack might not be able to... read more »

Taking Care of Inflamed Gums

If you have inflamed gums, you are probably in at least a little bit of pain. While there are many reasons why your gums are inflamed, there is a high chance the reason could be gum disease. This disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue. So, if you have inflamed gums, your best first step is to call Robert... read more »

The Unique Advantages of Chewing Gum

If you want to enjoy a healthy smile, you’ll want to watch what you put in your mouth. For example, let’s talk about chewing gum. While some kinds of gum should be avoided, others can have unique advantages for your mouth. The chewing motion and substances in the gum help your salivary glands produce saliva, which actually carries bacteria and... read more »

Invisalign Aligners Can Help You Get the Beautiful Smile You Want

At the dental practice of Robert H. Watson Jr. DDS, PA, our team is pleased to offer Invisalign® aligners to help you straighten your smile in Charlotte, North Carolina using an orthodontic alternative to traditional braces. Invisalign is well-suited to helping overcome smile problems with crooked or crowded teeth, a bite which is off, and teeth which have gaps. How does Invisalign accomplish... read more »