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By contactus
June 21, 2012
Category: Tooth Crowns

Chronic Heartburn Can Cause Tooth Erosion


Many people today suffer from heartburn.  Most people only associate chronic heartburn with an increased risk of long-term damage to their esophagus.  In a recent article by Bottom Line Health News, studies now indicate that chronic heartburn can also cause tooth erosion.  Dr. Morse and the rest of our Team thought that you would find the following link to this article very informative especially if you suffer from this problem.  During your next appointment, please let us know if you have chronic heartburn, so we can proactively guard your teeth against this potential damage.