A Complete Guide to Children's Dental Health

Pros And Cons Of No-Drill And Traditional Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are a versatile cosmetic dentistry tool suitable for applications ranging from covering cracks or chips to resizing overly large or small teeth. Traditional veneers involve filing away at the exterior of the tooth so that the veneer cap can be bonded to the front surface of the natural tooth. If the idea of […]

Tobacco Products Put Your Oral Health At Risk

Smoking isn’t only bad for your lungs, it’s bad for your dental health. You don’t have to be a cigarette smoker to be at risk for a number of dental problems. Smoking cigars and pipes can be just as bad when it comes to oral health problems. Smokeless tobacco products are no safer. Therefore, it […]

3 Conditions That Can Cause Denture Pain

While it is considered normal to experience minor discomfort when wearing new dentures, persistent, long-term pain needs to be evaluated by your dentist. In most cases, mild denture pain will resolve after the individual gets used to wearing them. If you experience pain while wearing your dentures that fails to improve after a few days, […]

4 Things You Need To Know About Tobacco-Associated Keratosis

Tobacco-associated keratosis, also known as smokeless tobacco keratosis, is an oral condition that is associated with the use of smokeless tobacco, like chewing tobacco or snuff. Here are four things that you need to know about this condition. What are the signs of tobacco-associated keratosis? The main sign of tobacco-associated keratosis is the development of […]

3 Tips For Helping Kids Overcome Their Fear Of The Dentist

Do you dread taking your child to the dentist? Does the process of getting your child into the chair take longer than the actual dentist appointment? If your child is like most children and expresses a fear of visiting the family dentist, don’t worry; there are ways to help him or her. Listed below are […]

Bridge Or Partial Dentures: Tips For Choosing The Best Dental Replacement For You

A tooth lost to decay or trauma needs to be replaced to prevent bite issues, keep jawbone and gums healthy, and to improve your self-confidence. There are several dental replacement options available but two of the more affordable and time efficient options are dental bridges and partial dentures. How do you decide what dental replacement […]

How To Keep Your Child From Developing A Fear Of The Dentist

Fear of the dentist can turn an average checkup into a nightmare for a child, a hardship for the dentist, and an embarrassment for the parents. One of the best ways to prevent that before it ever starts is to take your child in to see the dentist early. Defining Early The AAPD recommends that […]

How To Recover Quickly From A Root Canal

Root canals are painful procedures that can have an extended recovery time. In order to make sure that you do not damage your teeth further and risk having to undergo a root canal again, you are going to want to make sure that your mouth heals as quickly as possible. Here are some recovery tips […]

When Crooked Teeth Hurt: 3 Common Oral Problems Associated With Crooked Teeth

While most people want to straighten their teeth to improve the appearance of their smile, crooked teeth are far more than a cosmetic concern. There are serious oral health issues that can develop if crooked and misaligned teeth are not properly evaluated and treated by a dentist or orthodontist. Following are just a few of […]

Dental Emergencies: Different Ways Of Handling Your Problem

When something drastic happens to a tooth or several teeth unexpectedly, you need reliable ways of dealing with the problem. In this type of situation, you need to know your options of temporarily handling the problem until you can get to a dentist. Broken Tooth When a tooth breaks, you have a few options for […]