If you have heard about bruxism disorder in even the slightest way and you’re dealing with symptoms you think may be associated, it is time to come in for a dental visit. When functional problems occur in your smile, the sooner you allow us to treat them, the easier it is to stop any type of damage from occurring before it begins. As for what to make of this disorder, we are happy to fill you in on the basics before we see you.
Receiving the news that you need a root canal treatment can be a great moment or can be an upsetting one. When you understand the essential details of this restorative treatment, it’s easy to feel good about scheduling care and coming in to restore your tooth. If you don’t know anything about it, you may feel worried and may rely on rumors you have heard. We suggest you gather up the basic details, so your optimism remains intact.
As St. Patrick’s Day gets a little bit closer every day, we think over the things you’ll probably be doing to celebrate. There’s indulging in shamrock-hued drinks, spending some times partying with friends, and heading out into lovely weather for some outdoor fun. While this all sounds like a lot of fun, it’s important to remember that it’s easy to overlook celebratory choices that can end up negatively affecting your oral health! Ready to discover how to make sure you’re not compromising your smile? We’ve got some suggestions.
You know that smoking cigarettes is a big no-no because it’s probably going to cause you some type of problem with your health. While you may be familiar with the ways it can negatively affect your body, have you ever spent time reviewing the ways it can negatively affect your oral health? If not, you may be surprised by just how many ways using tobacco can lead to some serious problems for your smile. Consider some examples and contact us ASAP if you need assistance quitting.
Are you always on the lookout for fun events that happen to do some good for the world, while you’re participating? If so, you won’t want to overlook this very colorful, very fun, and very beneficial event. Mark your calendars for the Fun Run For Relay For Life!
You are likely certain that you have saliva for a particular reason. After all, it’s always there. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean you know much about its main purpose, how it helps your mouth function, or what might happen if you were to find yourself with a sudden deficit. While this detail of your oral health may seem quite mysterious, we can clear up any uncertainty with a quick quiz.
If you are struggling with bad breath but not the kind that requires a quick brush and rinse, you might not know what to do. Before you worry that you’re stuck with this problem forever, we encourage you to recognize that the foul odor comes from a variety of underlying causes. By making your way through the potential list, identifying possibilities, and then dealing with them, you can get your breath back to an approachable level very soon.
So you have a denture that you are pretty sure needs fixing or replacing. Your crown used to fit correctly but it seems out of place when you bite down. You’re sort of certain a filling you got a long time ago never really fit correctly with your bite. Whatever the case may be, if you’re dealing with old dental work that seems like it could use some sprucing up (or complete replacement), it’s always best to come see us than to try to ignore it. Wondering why? Find out!
One of the most rewarding aspects of taking excellent care of your smile is knowing you’re doing all that you can to avoid tooth decay and other problems. One of the most frustrating experiences is to think you’re doing all that you can to prevent cavities only to deal them anyway. If this sounds like something you’ve been faced with, we encourage you to consider some of our suggestions for preventing decay, so your smile remains lovely and free of hygiene-related concerns.
If you’re as of yet uniformed or simply on the fence regarding dental sealants for your child, you will certainly benefit from some foundational details. We can quickly assist you in learning a bit about how they can help your child’s mouth remain healthy, how they can help you stress less, and how they can help your little one form good feelings about dental care. Ready for the information you’re missing? Let’s go!