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Adult Tooth Loss Is Common: Here's How to Avoid It

You may believe your permanent teeth will stay in your mouth permanently, but adult tooth loss is more common than you may think. Here are the factors that can lead to tooth loss and the steps you can take to avoid them.
Mar 1st, 2023

What Should I Avoid Eating with Veneers?

If you’re opting to get veneers to address cosmetic dental imperfections, you may wonder if they will restrict your diet. We’ve got the answer — and a whole lot more — for you here.
Feb 2nd, 2023

How Are TMJ and Bruxism Related?

Do you have bruxism, meaning you routinely clench or grind your teeth? And do you have pain and stiffness in your temporomandibular joint (TMJ)? If so, the two issues could be related. Read on to find out how.
Nov 1st, 2022

Are Jaw Problems Causing Your Headaches?

If you’re getting regular morning headaches, the underlying problem might be in your jaw. Keep reading to learn the relationship between jaw problems and headaches.
Oct 5th, 2022

5 Smart Habits for Lowering Your Risk for Gum Disease

Gum disease can cause bad breath, pain, and even tooth loss. This means you need to do everything you can to prevent it. Read on to learn five things you can do to lower your risk of developing gum disease.
Sep 6th, 2022

Why You Shouldn't Ignore a Cracked Tooth

If you’ve cracked a tooth, don’t ignore it. It could be minor, or it could be serious, depending on the extent of the crack. Your dentist can evaluate the tooth and recommend next steps.
Aug 2nd, 2022

5 Types of Dental Caps

If you need a dental cap for tooth restoration, there are five types the dentist can use. Keep reading to learn all about them.
Jul 6th, 2022

What Can a Night Guard Do for Me?

If you have persistent soreness in your teeth and jaw, you may clench or grind your teeth while you sleep. A night guard can remedy this. Keep reading to learn what a night guard can do for you.
May 3rd, 2022

Can a Night Guard Stop Me from Snoring?

If you snore loudly or all night long, you may have obstructive sleep apnea. A dentist can make a night guard for you that can treat the underlying problem and stop the snoring.
Mar 1st, 2022

How Veneers Can Strengthen Weak Teeth

If your teeth are prone to cavities, have cracks or chips, or are otherwise weak, dental veneers can help strengthen them. Keep reading to learn all about them.
Feb 1st, 2022

What Can Be Done About My Popping Jaw?

If your jaw is making popping sounds when you open it, you may be experiencing temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction. Read on to learn what can be done about your popping joint.
Dec 1st, 2021

Choosing Dental Implants for Your Missing Teeth

If you’re missing teeth, you have a number of options to replace them, but choosing dental implants may be the best thing you can do for your oral health. Keep reading to learn why.
Oct 1st, 2021

When Emergency Dentistry Is Necessary

Accidents happen, including to your teeth and gums. That’s where emergency dentistry comes in. Read on to learn what constitutes a dental emergency and what can be done in these situations.
Sep 1st, 2021

How Can a Night Guard Help Me?

Night guards are dental appliances designed to prevent you from clenching or grinding your teeth. Keep reading to learn the benefits of wearing a dental night guard.
Aug 8th, 2021

The Many Uses for Dental Caps

Dental caps, also known as crowns, are a common tooth restoration treatment, but you may not know just how useful they can be. Keep reading to learn more.
Jul 14th, 2021

How Scaling and Root Planing Can Save Your Teeth

Do your gums bleed when you brush or floss your teeth? You could have gum disease. Read on to learn how to identify the signs of gum disease, and find out how scaling and root planing can save your gums and teeth.
Jun 16th, 2021

Your Tooth Is Knocked Out, and Your Next Steps Matter

While nobody wants their teeth knocked out, sometimes — especially with contact sports — things happen. What’s important is what you do next. Learn about how you can preserve your tooth until you get emergency dental care.
May 24th, 2021

How to Whiten Your Teeth and Keep Them That Way

Whiter teeth are a highly requested dental service, and rightly so. A great smile can help make a great first impression. Learn about your options for a more dazzling, photo-ready smile and how to keep your teeth white for as long as possible.
Mar 9th, 2021

Changing the Look of Your Smile With Veneers

Are you unhappy with your smile? If you have crooked, gapped, or stained teeth, dental veneers can change the look of your smile in just a couple of office visits. Learn why dental veneers are one of the quickest ways to upgrade your smile.
Feb 11th, 2021

My Jaw Pops: Do I Have a TMJ Disorder?

Is a popping jaw a sign of a temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder? Read on to learn what a TMJ disorder is and the treatment options that are available.
Jan 13th, 2021

Why a Night Guard Might Be Right For You

Do you wake up most mornings with a sore jaw or a headache? Do the surfaces of your teeth appear to be worn down? These are signs that you could benefit from wearing a custom night guard while you sleep.
Dec 2nd, 2020

Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Replace a Missing Tooth

Not too concerned about a missing tooth? Beyond poor oral health, a missing tooth can lead to a variety of more serious health issues. Learn why you should take action now to avoid a host of problems later.
Nov 1st, 2020

How Professional Teeth Whitening Delivers Dramatic Results

There are a lot of teeth whitening products on the market. So you might ask yourself if it’s really necessary to get your teeth professionally whitened. The short answer is yes. Read on to learn why a professional whitening is the superior option.
Sep 11th, 2020

Top Signs Your Gums Are in Trouble

Recognizing the early signs of gum disease can save you from pain, extensive dental problems, and even tooth loss. Here are the top signs that your gums are in trouble.
Aug 2nd, 2020

Versatile Veneers Can Transform Your Smile

Do you think extensive dental work is the only way to get beautiful teeth? Veneers make it possible to transform your smile in just a few easy steps, and they can correct a variety of common dental concerns without surgery or months of dental work.
Jul 1st, 2020

What Constitutes a Dental Emergency?

Toothaches and knocked-out teeth don’t always happen at convenient times. But, what exactly constitutes a dental emergency? Can you wait to schedule an appointment or should you seek treatment right away? Here’s how to know when to act fast.
Feb 3rd, 2020

Resolve to Have Whiter Teeth This Year

Do you have your list of New Year’s resolutions? Here’s one you can actually keep: Get a bright, white smile for the new year. Professional teeth whitening can give you a dazzling smile in a short period of time.
Jan 9th, 2020

Remedy Gum Disease With The Help of Our Perio Protect Trays

Gum disease can cause bad breath, tooth decay, and even tooth and bone loss if left untreated. Some procedures include uncomfortable, or even painful, care. Perio Protect adds a home-based system to help prevent the advancement of gum disease.
Oct 1st, 2019

The Importance of Biannual Dental Cleanings

Your oral health has far broader complications than the smile on your face; it’s an important component of your overall health. Learn why biannual dental cleanings are so important to keeping you healthy.
Sep 27th, 2019