How Do I Prevent and Treat Teeth Grinding?
3 Minute Read: Teeth grinding (bruxism) is common and everyone grinds their teeth at one time or another. However, serious cases can often lead to worn down or broken teeth and can contribute to temporomandibular disorders (TMD), sometimes called TMJ. If you suspect or have been told that you grind your teeth at night, it’s […]Read More
TMD and Toothaches
The discomfort of a toothache is, unfortunately, something that many people are familiar with. Between the constant, subtle irritation, sensitivity to hot or cold foods and drinks, pain when chewing or talking, and swelling around the tooth or jaw, toothaches can make your daily routines seem almost unbearable. Toothaches are the result of an irritated […]Read More
Why Should I Visit My Dentist Regularly?
Many people only visit the dentist when they are experiencing pain. These patients typically have been told about the importance of regularly visiting their dentist, but they don’t follow this strong advice until significant pain-causing damage has already been done. A routine dental visit goes beyond cleaning the teeth; it offers preventative treatment that is […]Read More
Reasons to See Your Dentist Beyond Your Teeth
The importance of visiting your dentist regularly is common knowledge. Only a dentist or dental hygienist can remove hardened plaque from beneath the gum line and detect gum disease and tooth decay before it leads to worse problems. However, not many people know that there are several reasons to see your dentist beyond the health […]Read More