A Latent Toothache Could Be Caused by a Recent Blow to the Face

Sometimes an accidental household fall or blow to the face during sports can cause minor oral trauma. At first, it might only appear that the soft tissues in your mouth were harmed. Then a few days after the incident it might notice increased toothache pain or discomfort in the underlying periodontal tissues. This delayed pain… Read more »

So You Need Dentures

Sometimes, oral emergencies cause you to lose teeth. This could be due to an accident, tooth decay, or other oral emergency. Whatever the reason, dentures are a great option for filling in your smile! There are two kinds of dentures, partial dentures and complete dentures. They are fairly similar, with two key differences. The first… Read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Sleep Apnea Care

Have you ever visited your dentist for a sleep apnea examination? Sleep apnea is a common oral health condition that arises due to irregular breathing patterns while you sleep. Numerous factors can lead to sleep apnea, including how you sleep at night, genetic factors, family history, and gender. Obstructive sleep apnea is a form of… Read more »

How to Fight Plaque

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to fight plaque on a regular basis. Plaque is a toxic substance that latches onto the teeth and harms them as well as the gums. It is likely to promote and create tooth decay and gum disease if you leave it on your… Read more »

How to Battle Tooth Decay

Here at in , , we battle tooth decay in our patients every day. As part of our fight against cavities and gum disease, we’d like to provide you with some important information to help you join us in the war against tooth decay. First of all, what is it? Tooth decay occurs when bad… Read more »

TMJ Disorders and Their Effect on Your Dental Health

Your temporomandibular joints are ball and socket joints in your jaw that exist to move your jaw in a myriad of directions. More commonly, temporomandibular joints are known as TMJs. If your jaw is damaged or worn, TMJ disorders can arise. A TMJ disorder could be the result of an underlying disorder or illness within… Read more »

Oral Health Care Facts: Tooth Extractions

Not all tooth extractions require lengthy recovery times. In fact, with cutting-edge technology and proper care after the procedure, you can shorten that time. However, there are some things you can do to speed the healing process. – Stick to your dentist’s instructions regarding medications for pain and swelling. – Ask your dentist if you… Read more »

Coping with Teething

At first, the phrase “tooth eruption” sounds like a horrible dental problem. However, tooth eruption is a normal part of your child’s life. Tooth eruption simply means that your child’s teeth are coming in. But for your baby, it’s a painful experience, and it probably won’t be a picnic for you, either. Signs that your… Read more »

The Basics of Oral Cancer

Oral cancer is not something to take lightly. Cancer can be dangerous and if left untreated, deadly. That is why our office here at in , , offers oral cancer screenings in your dental checkup. It is also important to know what to look for, which is why we are happy to offer this basic… Read more »

Information on Dental Veneers

Would you like more information on dental veneers? If so, you have come to the right place! Our team here at in , , is happy to talk to you about dental veneers and how they can vastly improve your smile. Dental veneers are custom-made shells that are put to the front of your teeth…. Read more »