Category: General Dentistry

Understanding Oral Pain: 2 Examples

When you find yourself dealing with immediate pain that starts up suddenly or discomfort that begins and then never really seems to go away, it can bring on many emotions. You might feel anxious, frustrated, overwhelmed, and the list goes on. First, we can say that severe or persistent pain is something that requires our… Read more »

Tongue Piercings: Bad, Worse, Worst

What’s next on your agenda for the way you accessorize yourself? Have you decided that your interest in obtaining an oral piercing is something you’re beginning to feel very serious about? If so, there may be a moment during which you ask yourself the following question: “Is this a safe decision or an unsafe one?”… Read more »

Why Do I Keep Getting Headaches?

Do you often wonder why you keep getting headaches? If you have head pain without a discernable cause, then you may have an oral health issue. TMJ disorder and bruxism have both been linked to persistent headaches. Fortunately, we can provide relief with our comfortable and non-invasive treatment options.

Don’t Forget Your Dental Cleaning!

When was the last time you saw your dentist for a checkup and cleaning? Unfortunately, it is easy for adults to forget their dental cleanings. Without these routine preventive procedure, the risk of oral health concerns, which can range from tooth decay to gum disease, can increase. Do you need to schedule one?

4 Steps To Improving Your Breath

Do you suffer from halitosis? This refers to chronic bad breath that never seems to improve. While gum or store bought rinses can help mask the issue, you may require more to completely rid yourself of recurring halitosis. There are a number of steps you can take to improve your breath, from caring for your… Read more »

5 Oral Health Tips For Seniors

People of all ages need to see the dentist and take steps to maintain good oral health. This is especially true for seniors. Due to variety of factors, senior patients often experience a greater risk of periodontal disease, tooth decay, and even tooth loss. However, there are many steps for seniors to take to help… Read more »

Do You Need Headache Relief?

Do you suffer from persistent headaches, but have yet to determine the cause? You may need to stop by and see your dentist. People are often surprised to learn that their headaches could be the result of an oral health problem, such as TMJ disorder or even bruxism (teeth grinding). Do you need headache relief?

Do You Need A Crown Or A Filling?

A general dentist is one who offers a number of dental treatments designed to address problems and help safeguard smiles against common oral health concerns. Our approach to general dentistry includes treatments that address decayed or damaged teeth. Do you need a crown or a filling to improve the health and beauty of your smile?

Got Spring On The Mind?

Are you a little bit obsessed with the fact that Spring has finally sprung? Perhaps it’s all you can do to keep yourself from running outdoors, shirking your responsibilities, and taking a nice nap in the grass. While you might not be able to check out from your usual daily life to enjoy the weather,… Read more »

Is It Stress? Or Sleep Apnea?

We are just approaching April, which means many things. In the world of dental care, one thing it brings to mind is the fact that April is Stress Awareness Month. Surprised that we would be thinking about stress, since it doesn’t seem to have much to do with your oral health? As a matter of… Read more »