The Oral Health Risks of Plaque and Tartar

It’s important to beware of the risks of plaque and tartar in your smile, and we highly encourage you to take steps to prevent these harmful substances. Plaque and tartar are the main culprits behind several types of dangerous oral health problems that can affect the quality of your smile. We have provided a review of the risks of plaque... 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 »

Why a Fast-Paced Lifestyle Is Dangerous for Your Smile

Our dentist, Dr. Robert H. Watson, and dental team care about you and your smile, which is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth and gums regularly. If you have a fast-paced lifestyle, this is even more important. Unfortunately, this lifestyle can harm your smile and alter your oral health more than you might realize. So,... read more »

Information About Mouth Guards

Do you, a child, or a loved one participate in high risk activities such as contact sports? If so, it is important to always keep your oral health care in check by wearing safety gear and other equipment that may be necessary to protect your head, neck, and facial area. One of the best methods for protecting yourself is mouth... read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Healthy Food Choices

We often think of healthy foods as being useful for our health, but the truth is that some foods can also be beneficial for our smiles. Eat healthy snacks to enhance your oral health. Because plaque is such as a risky substance to our teeth, it is important to eat foods that can eliminate plaque buildup. This includes foods with... read more »

Correct Tooth Loss with Effective Tooth Replacement Treatments

Have you recently suffered the loss of one or more of your teeth? If so, you can correct tooth loss with effective tooth replacement treatments such as dental implants, dental bridges, and dentures. With a lifelike tooth replacement, you can fill out your smile and make your smile look as good as ever. Dental implants are a durable tooth replacement... read more »

Understanding the Triggers to Halitosis

Do you suffer from stinky or constant bad breath? If so, you could be suffering from halitosis. Halitosis is a condition that causes your breath to smell. There are many different causes of halitosis, which is why it’s important to understand the triggers, so you can get the help you need. Here at Robert H. Watson Jr. DDS, PA in... read more »

Soda Alternatives: The Facts

It is very important for you to care for your teeth, and there are several things you should avoid doing and consuming. Specifically, there are some drinks, such as sodas and other soft drinks, that you should avoid altogether. Fortunately, though, there are a number of healthy drinks you could consider replacing them with. You probably know that you should... read more »

The One Reason You Can’t Miss Cleanings

Regular visits with Dr. Robert H. Watson at Robert H. Watson Jr. DDS, PA in Charlotte, North Carolina, are an integral part of keeping your teeth and mouth as healthy as possible. While it’s obvious that it’s good to have your teeth thoroughly cleaned by our staff, there is one big reason why you shouldn’t ever skip regular cleanings. Let’s... read more »

This Halloween, Treat Your Children to Healthy Smiles

What are you doing to protect your children's healthy smiles as the fall festivities begin? As tempting as it is to allow them to cut back on healthy eating when they are surrounded by bountiful sugary treats, they will be happier if they emerge from the holiday celebrations without additional cavities. As Halloween fast approaches, our Robert H. Watson Jr.... read more »