Dental Support: Bruxism Treatments

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Are you aware of the damage that you could be doing to your smile while you sleep? A common oral health condition that can arise while you sleep is known as bruxism. Bruxism occurs when you grind your teeth unconsciously, and although it can occur when you may be awake, it is most often a… Read more »

Advice About Root Canals

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Root canals are treatments designed to protect your teeth after the pulp of a tooth has been damaged due to an injury or infection. The pulp is a soft tissue inside a tooth that contains the life force of the tooth, including the nerves, connective tissues, and blood vessels. If it becomes diseased or infected,… Read more »

Risk Factors for Sleep Apnea

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Sleep apnea is a well-documented, yet often undetected sleep disorder in which your breathing patterns are interrupted while you sleep. If left untreated, sleep apnea can pose serious health risks. Be advised, there are numerous risk factors that can influence your risk for sleep apnea, as genetics play a heavy role in its existence. Listed… Read more »

Safety Guidelines for Terrific Teeth

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The top safety guidelines for terrific teeth all start the same way. Given our daily food diets, no matter how old you are, oral health hygiene is important. Brushing and flossing daily is a key staple in ensuring you do not fall victim to tooth decay or gum disease. There are also a few risks… Read more »

Lost Filling: What You Should Know

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If you’ve ever experienced a dental emergency, you understand that they can be stressful. But if you understand what you should do during an emergency, you will be able to reduce the amount of stress you experience. With this in mind, do you know what you should do if a filling falls out? Your filling… Read more »

Creating a Healthy Smile

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Dr. and our team in , , have some tips for you to create a healthy smile. Even if you brush and floss diligently, there are some things you can do to protect your oral health by preventing tooth decay and gum disease. Dry Mouth The first line of defense in your mouth is your… Read more »

Be the Boss with Dental Floss

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Most people begin flossing around a young age. However, children often tend to leave out details and simply rake the floss in between teeth until satisfied. If no dentist or parent was there to correct them, this pattern may have followed them into adulthood. It’s ok if you have been flossing wrong for years because… Read more »