Why You Shouldn’t Ignore a Toothache

  It might start out as a mild irritation but if left untreated, a toothache can lead to much more serious health issues, including infections in other areas of the face and possibly even in the bloodstream. Read on to learn more about what can cause a toothache, what symptoms to look for, as well […]

Invisalign vs. Traditional Braces

The decision to get braces, for you or your children, is an expensive one. Whether an adult or a child, nobody wants a mouth full of metal but nobody wants teeth growing out of their ears either. However, technology has now given another option to traditional braces: Invisalign. But is this option the best, or […]

How to Handle Dental Emergencies

  It’s impossible to predict when an accident can happen. Sometimes, dental emergencies come when you least expect them. If you are struck with an injury or accident in the middle of the night, and you aren’t able to get to your dentist right away, there are special steps you can take to provide immediate […]

The Power of Your Smile

  There’s a reason cosmetic dentistry is the most popular form of dentistry in the world. It’s not just to make you look good – it’s to make you feel good too! In fact, a confident smile is one of the most powerful acts you can have.   It’s amazing how much a smile can […]

How Does the Tooth Decay Process Work?

Many people don’t realize that maintaining our dental health is an important part of maintaining our overall health. Problems such as gum disease and tooth decay can have a greater impact than many fully realize. Read on to learn more about how tooth decay happens and how you can treat it.   For more information […]

Most Common Swollen Gum Causes

Brushing your teeth and notice something a little off in the mirror? Do your gums look inflamed around just one tooth? You’re not going crazy. There are many reasons why your gums may be swollen around a single tooth. Gums are incredibly good indicators of not just oral health, but overall general health. Our gums […]

Top Reasons to Smile More

Did you know that smiling not only puts out an inviting, good energy to those around you but can benefit your health? Children offer smiles all the time but as they enter adulthood it seems harder and harder to crack one out. Go to a playground and look at the kids running around and having […]

Is it Snoring or Sleep Apnea?

  “I have sleep apnea, I snore!”…..a claim made by many and they may just be correct. Snoring and suffering from sleep apnea are two different things. So, are you experience snoring or sleep apnea? Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea may make it sound like you are snoring. It is a disorder which causes abnormal pauses […]

The Importance of Children’s Oral Health & Dental Care

With everything we teach our children, good oral hygiene should be high on the list. When you start your children off with healthy oral hygiene habits, you are investing in their future. They will have bright smiles and maintain good health and health habits.   Because baby teeth fall out, many forget the importance of […]

Why are Root Canals Done?

If you’ve been told that you need a root canal, don’t panic – root canals are not as scary as they seem. Know that this procedure will ultimately alleviate any pain you’re feeling and preserve the problem tooth. Why are root canals done? Why You Might Need One By the time you need a root […]

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