Tooth Sensitivity That Requires a Root Canal

If things like drinking hot coffee or eating ice cream causes you to wince with pain, you might suffer from tooth sensitivity. There can be a lot of underlying causes of tooth sensitivity, including cavities caused by general tooth decay, fractured teeth with exposed dentin, old fillings that are about to fail, eroded tooth enamel… Read more »

Why You May Need To Have A Crown Lengthening Procedure

If teeth become cracked under the gum line, then your dentist may recommend a crown lengthening procedure. The crown is the visible part of the tooth above the gums. Crown lengthening reshapes gum tissue to expose more tooth structure. It allows a restoration to cover damaged parts of a tooth, it can improve gum health,… Read more »

Toothless: When Children Lose Teeth

If your child has recently turned six years old, you can expect to see their teeth start to loosen very soon. Your child will usually lose their baby teeth beginning in the front of the mouth and ending in the back. This can be a very exciting (and sometimes scary) time for children, so here… Read more »

Types Of Dentures And How To Care For Them

Are you considering getting dentures? Dentures can be an excellent solution to missing teeth. They help you chew, aid speaking, support your facial muscles, and restore your smile. Here are the different types of dentures you can use and how you should care for them. Types Of Dentures If all of your teeth are missing… Read more »

Tooth Stainers

What are the foods, drinks, and other items that discolor and stain your teeth the most? How can you prevent this from happening? Foods/Drinks Many of the foods and beverages that we take in daily can discolor our teeth. Some of the most common ones include: Coffee Tea Blueberries/blackberries Tomato Sauce Colored Candy Red wine… Read more »

Don’t Suffer in Silence; Tooth Sensitivity Is Treatable

Tooth pain can be terrible, so when it comes to maintaining your dental health, an ounce of prevention is just plain priceless. Toothaches can make you miserable, but did you know that something as simple as tooth sensitivity can also affect your quality of life? We hope you don’t have firsthand experience with sensitive teeth,… Read more »

Fresh Breath

Bad breath can ruin a date, cause co-workers to avoid you, and generally be an un-welcomed nuisance. Here are some ways that you can tackle your bad breath and start down the road to minty freshness.     Avoid Garlic and Onions: Foods like garlic and onions can be smelled on the breath for up… Read more »