Month: October 2018

Are Porcelain Veneers Right For Me?

Porcelain veneers have a reputation of being Hollywood and cookie-cutter, but that reputation does not give the full picture. Porcelain veneers can transform a smile into a unique, natural-looking smile fit just for you. So, how do you know if porcelain veneers are right for you? The first step is talk to your dentist. The… Read more »

2 Changes You Can Make To Prevent Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is the leading cause of tooth loss. That is because it is an incredibly common condition that often goes unchecked to the point of severity. Despite being a common condition, gum disease is actually preventable. Vigilant oral hygiene and routine dental cleanings can help keep gum disease at… Read more »

My Jaw Hurts All The Time!

Chronic pain can be frustrating, annoying, debilitating, and well, painful. It can be particularly frustrating when the cause of the pain is unknown. If you consistently have pain in your jaw, you could be facing TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder. The chronic pain is not limited to your jaw, as TMJ disorder can cause chronic headaches,… Read more »

Do I Need To Straighten My Teeth?

There is a common misconception that crooked, misaligned teeth only affect the appearance. Therefore many people think that if they don’t mind not having straight teeth then there is no reason to bother with them. The fact of the matter is that crooked teeth can be at a higher risk of oral health problems, which… Read more »

October Is National Dental Hygiene Month!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month and to celebrate we will be spreading awareness about why dental hygiene is important. A strong hygiene routine can keep your teeth healthy and your smile lasting a lifetime. Ignoring dental hygiene can result in risky problems that cause a lot of pain both in your body and your… Read more »