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Dr. Maria Dolores Escoto, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Maria Escoto is a Dentist practicing in Miami Beach, FL. Dr. Escoto specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
Dr. Maria Dolores Escoto, DDS
  • Miami Beach, FL
  • Accepting new patients

What causes bleeding gums in kids?

This could mean many different things. When soft tissues start bleeding, it is the first sign of inflammation. Healthy gum tissue shouldn’t bleed. We can also see bleeding contributed READ MORE
This could mean many different things. When soft tissues start bleeding, it is the first sign of inflammation. Healthy gum tissue shouldn’t bleed. We can also see bleeding contributed to medication, airway breathing, anemia, etc. The first thing is to visit your dentist or pediatric dentist with your 8-year-old and get this under control. Preventive care is really the best way to go.
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Is it normal to keep getting oral thrush?

Candida, or oral thrush as you may know it, is a fungus that can appear intra-orally from medication, ill-fitting dentures, or other systemic and immune compromised disease. You READ MORE
Candida, or oral thrush as you may know it, is a fungus that can appear intra-orally from medication, ill-fitting dentures, or other systemic and immune compromised disease. You should definitely follow up with your dentist so they can find the root cause of the recurrence.

Can effects from TMJ ever be reversed?

TMD, or also called TMJ, is a structural stomagatic disorder that is very intermediately related to airway issues and unhappy facial and beach muscles. This can contribute to many READ MORE
TMD, or also called TMJ, is a structural stomagatic disorder that is very intermediately related to airway issues and unhappy facial and beach muscles. This can contribute to many symptoms like headaches, vertigo, head and neck pain, sore muscles, and clenching and bruxing as you mentioned. There are many approaches and modalities in treating this disorder. I have seen best results with my patients with the science of GNeuromuscular dentistry.

How can I close the gap between my frontal teeth?

There are many alternatives in today’s dentistry from temporary solutions to the more permanent ones. You should look into a well trained cosmetic dentist that has experience in READ MORE
There are many alternatives in today’s dentistry from temporary solutions to the more permanent ones. You should look into a well trained cosmetic dentist that has experience in this area and that can communicate with you as to what will be best for you at this time. Sobedentist.com

What are the most visible signs and symptoms of a gum disease?

This is a great question one of the first sign and most visible is blessing, you can also see puffy gums, sensitivity, foul odor and inflammation. If X-rays are taken, you might READ MORE
This is a great question one of the first sign and most visible is blessing, you can also see puffy gums, sensitivity, foul odor and inflammation. If X-rays are taken, you might also find loss of attachments to surrounding tissue and bone loss. It is important to understand that this is an infectious disease that is linked to cardiac issues, diabetes, hypertension, and Alzheimer's. It’s also transmitted through the saliva, so if one member is treated, so should the others in the family.