Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Dental Crowns

Have you ever heard of dental crowns? A dental crown is a cosmetic dentistry treatment that is used to restore damaged or unsightly teeth. If a tooth whitening treatment is not enough to fully remove deep stains or discolorations, a dental crown can be used to fully cover up the tooth. Furthermore, dental crowns are… Read more »

Signs of a Toothpaste Allergy

Toothpaste allergies are rare, but they certainly do happen. Here are four typical allergic reactions to a toothpaste: -Changes in the mouth: Your teeth and gums may become rather sensitive. You might feel your tongue or the inside of your mouth swell up, or you may notice increased redness or mouth sores that aren’t healing…. Read more »

Check Your Smile for Oral Cancer Symptoms

The best thing you can do for oral cancer is to regularly have checkups with oral cancer screenings. Detecting oral cancer is often the key to recovery so make sure you always attend regularly scheduled oral cancer screenings as needed. Always keep track of any changes to your oral health and be mindful of the… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Can Cause Increasing Sensitivity

If you nervously chew on foreign objects, nibble your fingernails, or have a bad habit of using your teeth as if they were tools, then you are placing your teeth at increased risk of suffering a chip or dental fracture. Even if the damage is limited to the tooth enamel layer, it could cause increased… Read more »

A Better Smile Awaits When You Use a Water Flosser

For some people, traditional dental floss may not work effectively. If you are one of those people, you might think about trying a water flosser. With a water flosser, you can reach and rinse areas that are hard to get with your toothbrush. A better smile awaits with a water flosser. Consider the following: –… Read more »

Enhancing Your Tooth with a Dental Veneer

Are you about to enhance your smile with dental veneers? If so, Dr. and our dental team are so excited for you! Dental veneers cover your teeth, disguise your imperfections, and beautify your smile. To help you know what to expect while you’re in the dental chair, we would be happy to explain the steps… Read more »

Three Methods for Fixing Missing Gaps in Your Smile

If you are suffering from missing or lost teeth, it is important to have them replaced as soon as possible. Listed below are three methods of tooth replacement therapy that are brought about by fixing missing gaps in your smile: – Dentures are crafted to be a highly effective form of tooth replacement that can… Read more »

What is a Root Canal and Do I Need One?

Patients hear the phrase “root canal” and they often automatically fear the worst. Root canals have gotten a bad reputation over the years, but the truth is that a root canal is often needed to save an infected tooth, and promote overall oral health. If left untreated, you could experience pain in the area, and… Read more »

Always Take the Time to Protect Your Teeth from the Foods You Eat

Always take the time to protect your teeth from the foods you eat. The oral health routine you adhere to plays a large role in your overall oral hygiene. Be mindful of foods and drinks that seek to fracture your tooth enamel and ruin your oral health. Listed below are common foods and drinks you… Read more »

How You Can Deal With Acid Reflux

If you’re dealing with acid reflux, which is also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease or acid reflux disease, you might have heard that there are a few things you should know. For instance, it’s important to know that GERD actually pushes acids from your stomach into your esophagus, and causes problems such as heartburn. This… Read more »