Dental Questions Answered on Tooth Hazard Treatments

Never be afraid to look for new and interesting ways to improve your smile. This includes always having ideas in your head ready to implement for any dental damage that can occur. The more you do to prevent damage, the lower your risk is that dental damage actually will occur. Tooth hazards can pop up at any moment, so it... read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Dental Veneers

Have you ever thought about having a smile makeover? A smile makeover is designed to drastically enhance the look of your teeth. If you have, consider a dental veneer treatment to assist you. Dental veneers are thin shells that go on the fronts of teeth for a new look. They can be used to improve the appearance of your teeth... read more »

Relevant Guidelines Concerning Tooth Hazard Prevention

Risks to your teeth are present in numerous aspects of your life. Even if you keep your teeth safe from hidden dangers by brushing and flossing effectively, bad habits and other risks in your lifestyle put your teeth in harm's way on a daily basis. Unhealthy habits are some of the greatest risks to our smiles that we continually cause... 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 immediately. For more information about... 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: - To ensure your smile is... 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 upset tummy, as many can... 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 person grinds or gnashes their... read more »

Prepare for Your Tooth Extraction Recovery Before and After Surgery

Our team at Vernon Woods Dental and Implant Center is here to provide you with the highest quality care and treatment options available for your dental profile. If you should find yourself in need of having a tooth pulled, prepare for your tooth extraction recovery before and after surgery. The steps you take in advance can potentially decrease recovery time,... read more »

Guidelines for Oral Health Happiness During the Holidays

From our entire team at Vernon Woods Dental and Implant Center, we would like to wish you a happy and joyous holiday season! To continue enjoying a healthy smile, keep practicing safe and effective oral health habits. Following are just a few scenarios to outline some the risks your smile may be facing during the holidays: Question: What else can I... read more »

Give Thanks for Dental Veneers All Season Long

As the season of Thanksgiving blesses us with joy this month, we would like to express thanks for oral health. And we would like to thank you for giving us the opportunity to help you craft the perfect smile. If you haven’t yet looked into the benefits of dental veneers yet, we would like to share their benefits with you today.... read more »