Tooth Decay

Tooth decay, also known as a cavity, is a hole in the tooth. The cause of tooth decay is plaque, a sticky substance in the mouth made up mostly of germs. 

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Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

The Dentistry Department at Tufts MC in Boston provides dental care spanning oral and maxillofacial surgery, adult restorative dentistry and much more.
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