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Aug
01

Why Do I Have Chronic Headaches?

Do you suffer from constant headaches? Do your headaches stop you from going out with friends or even going to work? You're not alone. Millions of people worldwide experience chronic headaches and migraines. There can be many causes for migraines,…

Jun
26

Overcoming Dental Fear

Fear of going to the dentist is extremely common among people of all ages. Dental fear is often based on a fear of pain. Pain should be minimal during your regularly scheduled oral cleaning, but the fear of pain and…

May
30

Treatment for Bruxism

Do you often clench or grind your teeth in stressful situations? You probably have bruxism. Bruxism is a condition characterized by chronic teeth clenching and grinding. Some people may not know that they have the condition because they grind their…

Apr
29

Cosmetic Dentistry: Teeth Whitening Options

Are you tired of yellowed, stained, or discolored teeth? Teeth can change color over time due to age, smoking or tobacco use, and certain medications. Many teeth whitening treatments that you can find at the supermarket may not be effective…

Feb
28

Can I Keep My Wisdom Teeth?

We want you to keep your wisdom teeth. However, the fact is that you may more than likely not be able to keep them. Very few people have enough room inside their mouth that can accommodate the space required for…

Dec
31

Choosing the Right Dental Products

With so many dental products on the market to choose from – how do you know which products are right for you? Whether it’s a powered or a manual toothbrush, you have a variety of choices that can confuse you. And…

Dec
01

TMJ Causes and Treatment

TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) disorder, or TMJ syndrome, is described as dysfunction of the jaw joint. The TMJ is connected to the lower jaw of the skull that is in front of the ear. When normal functions of the jaw such as…

Oct
23

Everything You Need To Know About Tooth Extractions

If your teeth are damaged, decayed, not properly aligned, or cannot pass through the gums, you will need to have them extracted.  Tooth extractions may also be recommended due to: Severe pain caused by an impacted (jammed, wedged or crushed)…

Oct
02

Your Diet Affects Your Teeth

Good nutrition plays an important role in your oral health. Establishing and maintaining good nutritional habits benefit your oral and overall health. Making the right diet choices and practicing a daily oral care routine is key to avoiding tooth decay…

Aug
21

Most Common Reasons For Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity can cause uncomfortable, or sometimes painful, sensations that can affect your quality of life. Patients with tooth sensitivity are not able to enjoy their favorite foods or beverages without pain. More importantly, tooth sensitivity may be an indication of a…