Patient Education

Common Problems

There are many problems that can occur in ones dental health. Here are some of the most common problems:

  • Tooth Decay
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Bad Breath (Halitosis)
  • Canker Sores
  • Orthodontic Problems

Dental Emergency

The following are what are considered dental emergencies and what you can do to temporarily treat your emergency until you can meet with Dr. Cannon.

  • Toothache
  • Cut or Bitten Tongue, Lip or Cheek
  • Broken Braces and Wires
  • Broken Tooth
  • Knocked Out Permanent Tooth


Here are some methods of prevention:

  • Tooth Decay Prevention
  • Sealants
  • Fluoride
  • Thumb Sucking