Welcome to the Charlotte Progressive Dentistry blog! On this page, you’ll find various articles on general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry, as well as dental FAQs and oral care tips.

When you visit our dental office in Charlotte, we’ll do everything we can to ensure your visit is comfortable and pleasant. We offer a variety of general dental services to keep your mouth, teeth, and gums healthy. We specialize in root canal therapy, tooth extractions, periodontal treatment, fillings, dentures, and more. We also offer cosmetic dental services, such as professional teeth whitening, bonding, and veneers. Schedule a dental appointment with our team today!

  1. What Alcohol Will Do to Your Teeth

    If you're like most people, you enjoy a good drink every now and then. But what you may not know is that alcohol can do some serious damage to your teeth! In this blog post, Charlotte Progressive Dentistry, the top-rated dental clinic in Charlotte, NC, will discuss the effects of alcohol on your ora…Read More

  2. Why Choose Invisalign Over Braces

    If you want to straighten your teeth without the hassle of braces, then Invisalign might be for you! At Charlotte Progressive Dentistry, we want you to be able to have strong healthy teeth that look and feel great without having to go through the discomfort that often accompanies braces. Here are a …Read More

  3. Invisalign

    How Invisalign Treatment Moves Teeth

    Are you looking to improve your smile with straight teeth, but are wanting something more discreet than traditional braces? At Charlotte Progressive Dentistry, we strive to provide patients with both convenience and high-quality care. One option include a straighter smile with Invisalign treatments.…Read More

  4. Holiday Foods That Are Bad For Your Teeth

    The holidays are the perfect time to unwind and enjoy things you wouldn’t normally get to during the rest of the year. From family members you haven’t seen in a year to your favorite decadent meals, everyone looks forward to the holiday season in one way or another. While those holiday foods may…Read More

  5. What to do if you have a dental emergency

    What To Do If You Have A Dental Emergency

    Dental emergencies can happen anytime and anywhere, and they usually happen when you least expect them. You could be driving in your car on the way to work when you feel a sudden and immediately painful twinge in your jaw, or enjoying a bit of camping with your family out in the middle of nowhere wh…Read More

  6. Spaghetti and other foods that can stain your teeth

    Which Foods Will Stain Your Teeth?

    We humans love eating food! Not only is it necessary for our survival, but food can taste darned good given the right chemical ingredients. With the number of taste buds we have on our tongues, it’s no surprise that food has played a defining part in our cultures, histories, and stories since the …Read More

  7. The effects your gums have on your health

    The Effects Your Gums Have On Your Health

    Your gums are important. They help hold your teeth in place, shield them from damage, and act as a skin to protect your mouth from bacteria. Recently, it has been discovered that your gums may also play a major factor in other parts of your health too. Charlotte Progressive Dentistry knows that your…Read More

  8. How to take care of your toothbrush

    Taking Care Of Your Toothbrush

    You may have been told otherwise, but your toothbrush will not last as long as you do. Even though most modern toothbrushes are made of very durable materials, they are like anything else that gets used on a daily basis — the more you use them, the more they break down.  Current technology has co…Read More

  9. The Truth About Flossing

    A report by the Associated Press released in 2016 suggested that flossing no longer has the sheen of respectability that it once did. According to the report, flossing is no longer a fundamental part of the daily dental care routine, despite what we’ve all been hearing our entire lives from dental…Read More

  10. Is teeth whitening right for you

    Teeth Whitening: Is It Right For You?

    You may think that teeth whitening is a fad of modern civilization, but you’d be wrong. Humans have been using various chemicals, liquids, and components to whiten their teeth since at least 3000 B.C, when some enterprising soul in Egypt invented a concoction of ground pumice stone mixed with wine…Read More