Torus Palatinus and Mandibularis

What Is Dental Torus? Do you feel a bump on the roof of your mouth? Maybe you feel something on the sides of your lower jaw. The bump may be small, it may be a bit large, or maybe you don’t realize you have any unusual bumps within your mouth at all. It’s also possible […]

Cleanings: From Basic to Deep

If you go to the dentist on a regular basis (one to four times a year), you’re likely to have a dental cleaning at some point in the year. It’s as likely that, if you don’t visit the dentist all that much, a cleaning and check-up are the only things you ever use your local […]

What’s in a Root Canal?

Crown

You have no doubt heard of a root canal. Those two words induce a whole world of presumed pain for some people, even if they’re not entirely sure what a “root canal” is. Years of misbelief and misinformation have perpetuated the idea that, whatever a root canal may be, it can’t be good. However, the […]

Gum Recession And The Best Way To Treat It

Understanding Gum Recession Have you ever looked at your teeth and noticed how exposed they look? Maybe the top part a tooth looks higher than the others, as if it were longer. You might feel serious sensitivity on these teeth, or through your gum line. It may not be very noticeable to you at first, […]

How To Know If You Have TMJ Due To Clenching Or Grinding Your Teeth

How do you know if you have TMj and how can you best treat it? Do you ever find yourself clenching or grinding your teeth? It’s something many people do, and often times it’s done without thinking. It’s likely done out of habit, stress, or nervousness, and it can cause serious damage to your teeth. […]

Veneer Maintenance

WHAT ARE THE BEST WAYS TO TAKE CARE OF YOUR VENEERS?​ Brush & Floss It’s easy to overlook, but just because you have veneers, doesn’t mean you have to work less hard to maintain your oral hygiene. It’s important to keep carefully brushing and flossing your teeth now that you have veneers. Other than giving […]

Sinus Lift

how does a sinus lift improve your chances of getting dental implants? If you’re interested in getting dental implants, you need to make sure the bones in your mouth are able to handle it. Due to implants being drilled into bone, it must be determined whether you’re a fit candidate. One obstacle that might get […]

Teeth Whitening

Smile

What are your choices when it comes to teeth whitening? How often have you looked at your smile in the mirror and thought “My teeth aren’t as white as they could be?” There’s a strong chance you’ve looked at your teeth and knew they could probably be whiter. It could be years of drinking coffee, […]

Coffee and Teeth

How does drinking coffee affect your teeth? There’s no denying the worldwide power and love of coffee. At least half of everyone you know drinks it, and in the USA, it’s more than anywhere else in the world. Regardless of geographical location, coffee is something that many can’t live without. If you think drinking too […]

The Effects of Alcohol

How Can alcoholic drinks affect your teeth and gums? If you’re like many out there, you don’t mind indulging in the occasional alcoholic beverage now and again. Some people do drink a bit more regularly than others, while some only drink during special events. Regardless, having a drink, whether always, sometimes, or barely, isn’t that […]