Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Are Causing Problems

Tooth pain can mean so many different things. How can you tell whether the soreness at the back of your mouth is due to something casual, or something serious like an impacted wisdom tooth? When you’ve got an ache in your jaw, there are a few things to look for to identify a problematic wisdom […]

If Our Ancestors Didn’t Need to Brush Their Teeth, Why Do We?

We’re always looking for ways to take shortcuts. Life is hectic – and brushing and flossing aren’t always your top priorities. What if you could find a way to get around them? This is the kind of question that’s usually someone’s mind when they start wondering about the history of oral hygiene. It’s true – […]

The Real Cause of Your Sensitive Teeth

Been noticing a sharp twinge when you bite into a popsicle or sip your morning coffee? Find dental exams difficult due to pain in your mouth? Noticing sensitivity popping up at random moments of your day when you’re trying to work or enjoy yourself?   No matter how your tooth sensitivity manifests, it’s a problem. […]

What Do Children’s Teeth Really Need? [Infographic]

  As a parent, you want to do everything possible to ensure your child’s happiness, confidence and lifelong health. We may seem biased as dental professionals, but it’s not a bad idea to start with your children’s teeth. Dental health is connected to so many other aspects of the body, and developing healthy habits like […]

Health Conditions Linked to Your Mouth

  Your mouth is not isolated from the rest of your body. While you know that the food and drinks you consume will travel elsewhere in your body, there are other oral components that can impact other components of your health.   Oral bacteria is diverse – some is healthy and important to oral functions, […]

Top Benefits of Digital X-Rays

  Have you ever held back from getting an x-ray due to concerns about radiation? We understand that this can be a stressful prospect – especially since you’re usually getting x-rays to diagnose the cause of a health concern, and already feeling uncertain. What if you could get an x-ray with less radiation, and less […]

How to Avoid Common Causes of Jaw Pain

The last thing you want to deal with during a busy workday, a vacation, or really any activity is pain radiating from your jaw. But for all too many adults, TMJ pain is a relatively common occurrence. Jaw dysfunction and discomfort can strike when you least expect it. The usual cause? Pent-up stress. Anxiety manifests […]

Sleeping Poorly? The Reason May Surprise You

  If you’ve been waking up in the morning feeling like your head never hit the pillow, it’s time to make some changes. Long-term sleep loss has plenty of negative impacts on your life, from limiting your short term memory to disrupting your mood and ability to concentrate. But when the underlying problem is sleep […]

Making Your Daily Diet Tooth-Healthy

Feel like you’re learning about cavities at every dental exam? It might be time to take a second look at your home habits. While scheduling regular exams is part of the battle against decay, it’s the daily brushing and flossing you do that determine whether you experience cavities or periodontal disease. And your diet is […]

What to Expect From a Free Consultation

So your smile’s missing something. Whether you’re not unhappy with its appearance, function, or overall health, there’s a path forward. The first step? A free consultation with our team. Consultations make some patients nervous, but there’s really nothing to fear. If you’re stressing about this appointment, being prepared to talk with our team will help […]