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Dr. Aierress Davis DDS

🩺 Medical Review 🦷 Periodontist
Expertise Patient Education & Gum Health
  • Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry
  • Associated with University of Central Florida



Dr. Aierress Davis is a licensed general dentist training for an Advanced Certificate in Periodontics, a dental specialty that focuses on implant placement and the treatment of gum disease. 

About Teeth Talk

TeethTalkGirl.com was created by a passionate dental hygienist, Whitney DiFoggio, BS, RDH.  Whitney’s journey of spreading dental health awareness began on the YouTube platform — where she continues to create educational videos for the public. 

Dentistry is not a one-size-fits-all!  From discovering the best dental floss to understanding dental treatment options, our goal is to provide you with information to take an active role in your oral health. Learn more about us!

Recent Articles Reviewed By Dr. Aierress Davis DDS

woman with sore gums

11 Reasons Why Your Gums Are Sore

Prevention-based dental care including regular cleanings and a good home hygiene routine is essential to treating and preventing sore gums. 

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8 BEST Foods for Your Teeth & Gums

Choosing food good for teeth and tooth enamel each day can help you limit your chances of cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss.

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Why Your Teeth Hurt During Pregnancy & What To Do About It

During pregnancy, women experience dental problems for the first time ever. Issues like bleeding gums and oral disease can raise your risks of preterm labor.

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How Much Does It Cost to Get Your Teeth Cleaned?

Teeth cleaning costs can vary depending on where you live if you are a new patient and the type of cleaning that you need.

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Does Smoking Weed Affect Your Gums And Teeth?

If you think smoking weed is “less bad” on your teeth than smoking or vaping other things, think again.

woman biting tongue

10 Reasons You're Biting Your Tongue In Your Sleep

Tongue biting may be a sign of something more serious. Can you tell that you’re tongue-biting whenever you sleep? Talk with your dentist to be sure.

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Can Semen Actually Prevent Cavities? The Truth Explained

False claims had been made about Semen preventing cavities and tooth decay. The ADA did not make any such claim.

bleeding gums

Sore Bleeding Gums When Pregnant: Causes & Treatments

Sore gums when pregnant can be related to dental diseases like periodontitis, bleeding gums, and pregnancy treatment.


Why Are My Gums Swollen? | Causes, Treatment, & Prevention

Swollen gums are one of the first signs of gingivitis. If you don’t treat them, the condition can evolve into periodontal disease and tooth loss.

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How to Order Healthy Versions of Starbucks Holiday Drinks

Knowing how to order Starbucks drinks the smart way can help you reduce the sugar risk to teeth while also minimizing the impact on your waistline!

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What Is Perio Charting & Why Is It Important?

Your dentist or hygienist uses a small tool to measure how deep the natural space is between your gums and teeth.

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How Bad Can Pumpkin Spice Lattes Be? We Looked, It’s Bad!

If you’re getting a grande PSL, it has about 380 calories and 52g of carbs. Is it going to ruin your diet? Not if you’re only drinking it once in a while.