Cavities Dental cavities is one of the most common oral diseases. Cavities, also known as tooth decay or caries. What are cavities? Cavities are caused by the acid produced by bacteria in dental plaque. Over time the acid dissolves the tooth’s hard tissues (enamel and dentine). Initially, the cavity is limited to the enamel but when decay progresses and reaches the inside of the tooth, the dentine, a filling is usually required. Causes of Cavities Every time you eat or drink, bacteria in your mouth start to produce acids which dissolves part of the tooth’s hard tissue Your saliva helps...
Sort by:
No products were found matching your selection.