Symptoms of Teeth Grinding on Your Smile

Have you or someone noticed you grinding your teeth at night or even during the day? Whether it’s anxiety, an abnormal or crooked bite, stress in your daily life, sleep disorder, or even be a habit, you may be experiencing teeth grinding, also commonly known as bruxism. Some of the following symptoms of bruxism include:… Read more »

Toothache Treatments

Did you know that a toothache is caused by damage to the nerve endings within a tooth? However, not all toothache symptoms result in pain within your mouth. In some cases, toothache pain may manifest as disorders in other areas of your head, neck, or face. If you have a toothache, it should be addressed… Read more »

What You Drink Affects Your Smile

It’s a hot day, and you’re feeling the effects of the heat and the sun. You go to the refrigerator and help yourself to a nice cold glass of…what? You may want to give that some thought since what you drink has a direct effect on your teeth. If you are craving a soda (or… Read more »

TMJs Are the Mechanisms That Make Your Mouth Dazzle

Your temporomandibular joints, also called TMJs are ball and socket joints in your jaw that function to move your jaw in all the directions it can. However, if your jaw is damaged or worn, your oral health can suffer. Listed below are ways to check to see if you have a potential TMJ disorder: –… Read more »

You Can Have a Professionally Whitened Smile with a Dental Bleaching Treatment

When significant dental stains alter your smile’s appearance it can leave you feeling socially awkward. At the same time, many of the consumer whitening products sold in stores are only strong enough to brighten minor surface stains. Some of the more potent options could potentially harm your teeth and gums. A whitening consultation with Dr…. Read more »

What You Should Know About Temporary Crowns

What do you know about a dental restorations option called a dental crown? You might have heard that crowns are generally used to treat one of your teeth that has suffered fairly extensive damage. You could also be aware that crowns are quite durable and made to look and feel like one of your natural… Read more »

The Dangers of Acidic Foods on Your Smile

The foods you eat and the drinks you consume play a large role in the overall health of your smile. The dangers of acidic foods on your smile is well documented. Beware of what treats and sweets you are putting into your mouth, as they may have unintended consequences on your health beyond just an… Read more »

Is Bruxism Slowly Destroying Your Smile?

Is bruxism slowly destroying your smile? If your teeth or gums show signs of harm that cannot be easily be explained, you may have bruxism. If you would like to see more about bruxism, listed below are some frequently asked questions: What precisely is bruxism? – Bruxism is an oral health disorder in which a… Read more »

Why Do Dental Professionals Recommend Using a Tongue Scraper?

Tongue scrapers are hand-held tools that clean your tongue and improve your oral health, even though it might not seem like it. In fact, tongue scrapers are quite handy, especially because they provide a myriad of benefits. To help you know a little more about tongue scrapers in , , Dr. and our dental team… Read more »

How to Make Your Child’s Dental Visit Easier for You and Your Child

Our dental team wants your child to have the best dental experience possible. This means we need to work together to help your child feel comfortable in the dental chair. So, to help you help your child, we have some tips and recommendations for you that can help your child have a more successful dental… Read more »