A Dental Bridge Can Prevent Alignment Problems After Tooth Loss

The loss of a single tooth in your mouth can do much more than simply limit your ability to bite and chew food. A missing front tooth can also affect your speech and the appearance of your smile. Some cases of tooth loss can also affect the surrounding oral structure... Read more »

Sweet Treats That Stain Your Teeth

Did you know, some foods can stain your teeth? Some drinks can stain your teeth too. In fact, many foods out there can cause damage or discoloration to your teeth, causing the white in your teeth to fade or discolor. Our dentist, Dr. Robert C. Freeman in Knoxville, Tennessee, offers... Read more »

Oral Health Support: Avoiding Dental Damage

Oftentimes, we think of our oral hygiene as the foundation of our oral health. However, there is no true foundation, as all aspects of your oral health care play a significant role in keeping your smile safe. Not only should you be cleaning your mouth on a daily basis but... Read more »

Take Special Care of Your Smile When Sick

Taking special care of your smile when you are sick can help keep bacteria from your body during this cold and flu season. During this harsh cold and flu season, many people are falling victim to illness, which puts them at higher risk of tooth decay and gum disease from... Read more »

How Can I Stop My Gum Recession?

If you have gum recession, then that means your gums are moving away from the base of your teeth. This is typically caused by oral tissue irritation, like plaque buildup, brushing too hard, and more. If you’re not careful, your gums can continue to recede and, if it gets bad... Read more »

We Can Help You Find the Right Solution to Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity is the sensations of tooth discomfort, mild or severe, triggered by eating, drinking, or breathing in cold air. If you are unsure how to address tooth sensitivity, our dentist and team can help find the right solutions for your smile. There are many causes of tooth sensitivity, but... Read more »

You Should Always Check with Your Dentist Before Using a Tooth Whitening Product

Every year millions of Americans struggle with some degree of dental staining. It can be attributed to the frequent consumption of dark beverages like coffee and tea, or the occasional use of tobacco. At the same time, some dental stains simply develop gradually with age. Early on you might be... Read more »

Enjoy the New Year with Your New Smile Thanks to Dental Floss

  If you wish to enhance your smile, it is essential to make sure you're doing enough to keep your teeth free of any damage that can arise. One of the best ways for protecting your teeth against any plaque buildup or dental erosion is through oral hygiene routines such... Read more »

Pregnancy and Gum Disease

Were you aware that women having children are perhaps more at risk for periodontal disease and tooth decay? Fortunately, with a little bit of assistance from our practice, you can keep your mouth healthy even during pregnancy. Here's a small bit of data on gingivitis and why it occurs in... Read more »

Five Reasons to Choose a Porcelain Dental Crown

For the majority of the dental crown’s existence, gold and stainless steel have been the dental materials of choice. But with advancements in dentistry have come to a new and more aesthetic option: porcelain. Robert C. Freeman, DDS offers porcelain dental crowns, as well as these five reasons why a... Read more »