Canker sores (also known as apthous ulcers) are red and white colored sores that are located inside your mouth on the cheeks, gums, roof of your mouth, or tongue. They are painful and make it difficult to eat and talk. Thankfully the body can heal these sores on its own. Thanks to recent advances in medication our doctors can treat these sores in the office resulting in less pain and quicker healing. If you find yourself suffering from constant, a very large, or painful canker call our office and we can help!