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14 March 2021

What Are the Symptoms of Periodontal Disease?

Periodontal disease is a gum infection that can cause serious damage to the soft tissues in your mouth. Also known as gum disease, periodontal disease can cause your teeth to loosen and shift. If left untreated, periodontal disease can spread to the bone that supports your teeth and can even caus...

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21 January 2021

Are You Experiencing Severe Tooth Pain? Try These Four Remedies

Most people have experienced tooth pain at some point in their lives. Perhaps the pain came in the form of a cavity that had gone ignored a little too long or via a chipped tooth that occurred due to a facial injury. Whatever the reason, the best way to address severe tooth pain is to identify...

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07 January 2021

How To Stop Tooth Pain

Tooth pain can be caused by a number of issues, from a cavity or abscess to gum disease, temporomandibular joint disorder, and more. Some of these issues are visually obvious or become apparent after a brief examination of the mouth. Other tooth pain – particularly pain related to TMJ or a hidden...

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22 December 2020

What Problems Can Missing Teeth Cause and How Can You Solve Them?

If you have one or more missing teeth, the resulting gap left in your mouth has the potential to affect your oral health. Depending on the location of the gap, the impacts can be severe. Let’s take a look at some of the problems missing teeth can cause: Shifting teeth. When a space exists in your...

Signs You Grind Your Teeth at Night

17 December 2020

Signs You Grind Your Teeth at Night

Grinding your teeth at night – officially known as sleep bruxism - is a condition in which you tightly clench, rub, or grind your teeth while asleep. Overnight teeth grinding is often associated with other sleep disorders like sleep apnea or snoring and can cause a host of issues if not add...

Seven Diet Tip

10 December 2020

Follow These Seven Diet Tips to Promote Healthy Teeth at Home

Visiting your dentist on a regular basis is an important part of maintaining good oral health. Your dentist's ability to monitor your smile for changes over time is an essential tool to ensure you are not overlooking critical dental issues. However, while professional dental cleanings are an esse...

Signs You Must Visit an Emergency Dentist

02 December 2020

A Few Signs You Must Visit an Emergency Dentist

While dental issues often come with pain or discomfort, it can be difficult to determine which are normal aches and pains that can wait until your regularly scheduled dental appointment and which necessitate a visit to an emergency dentist. In particular, if you begin experiencing issues at night...

Regain Comfort After Tooth Loss

27 November 2020

How Can I Regain Comfort and Ability After Tooth Loss?

If you have recently experienced tooth loss due to injury or prolonged dental issues, it is imperative that you take the necessary steps towards recovery so you can return to your regular activities. The process of regaining comfort and ability after tooth loss occurs in two stages - immediate af...

Find an Emergency Dentist

20 November 2020

How Can I Find an Emergency Dentist?

A dental emergency is a problem with your teeth, mouth, or soft tissue that a dentist must address immediately. In the event of a dental emergency, schedule an appointment with your dentist as soon as possible. However, if your dental emergency occurs when your dentist’s office is closed, y...

Link Between Dentistry and Diabetes

13 November 2020

The Link Between Dentistry and Diabetes

Diabetes is a complex medical condition affecting millions of people. Anyone diagnosed with diabetes must be careful about what they eat and manage their blood sugar levels very carefully. Diabetes also carries a heightened risk of developing additional medical conditions, including increased vul...

What Are Amalgam Fillings

04 November 2020

What Are Amalgam Fillings?

Teeth can develop cavities from poor daily hygiene, and there are several possible methods for treating a cavity. One of the most common is treatment using amalgam filling. If you have developed a cavity and think you might need a filling, your dentist can provide you with specific advice for you...

Bruxism Linked to Stress

29 October 2020

Increase of Bruxism Linked to Stress Caused by COVID-19

Bruxism is a common condition that develops in many people in response to stress. The symptoms typically include grinding of the teeth or clenching the teeth, straining the muscles of the jaw, neck, and face. Over time, Bruxism can easily lead to severe headaches and pain in the mouth and jaw. Un...

What Is Soft Tissue Injury

23 October 2020

What Is Soft Tissue Injury in Dentistry?

Dentists are not just responsible for the care and treatment of the teeth but also the gums and other soft tissues of the mouth. If you suffer a dental injury, it’s possible that your teeth, as well as the soft tissues within your mouth, have sustained damage and require treatment. You shou...

Dental Bonding Options

16 October 2020

What Are My Dental Bonding Options?

Dental bonding, also commonly referred to as “filling,” is a procedure meant to protect the teeth and restore a patient’s smile. The process itself is simple yet effective, especially for people who have developed cavities and tooth decay in noticeable parts of their mouths. If ...

Dental Implants and Dentures

09 October 2020

Understanding Dental Implants and Dentures

Eventually, many people lose their teeth despite their best efforts to keep them clean with daily dental hygiene. Some tooth loss occurs due to decay. Others lose their teeth from traumatic injuries, and tooth loss is also common among older adults. However tooth loss happens, the person who has ...

Remove Plaque from Teeth Correctly

29 September 2020

How to Remove Plaque from Teeth Correctly

Good daily oral hygiene is one of the best defenses against serious dental conditions like gum disease, periodontal disease, and tooth decay. One of the most important parts of any daily oral hygiene routine should be plaque removal. Plaque is the thin, yellowish film that accumulates on your tee...

What Causes Gum Recession

24 September 2020

What Causes Gum Recession?

Taking care of your gums is just as important as taking care of your teeth. Your gums have the important jobs of supporting your teeth and protecting their sensitive roots. If gums begin to recede, this can leave the teeth vulnerable and poorly supported. It’s vital for everyone to know the...

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