When you choose not to act and instead, you ignore the pain associated with a toothache, you are setting yourself up for some potentially serious risks! When it comes to your smile and taking big risks, particularly when the outcome will be negative no matter what, is not really something you want to mess with! Learn more about why a pained tooth requires quick care, so you feel prepared to snap into action and see us if this should happen to you.
Ooh! Ghosts and goblins! Scary, creepy crawlies! You know what that means, don’t you? It’s nearly Halloween! While this is certainly something you smile about, especially if this is one of your favorite days, there’s also something to beware of (in regard to your oral health, that is!). Did you know that this spooky holiday is also something that can make TMJ disorder worse? Surprised? Allow us to offer some information that will make sure your jaw joints make it through the day without any unnecessary stress.
Looking to get a head start on your Halloween trick-or-treating fun? Look no further than the Halloween Town & Treat event, which gives you and your little ones the chance to dress up, enjoy live entertainment, and for kids to collect candy on the weekend before Halloween makes its official arrival.
When you come to us for your professional preventive care treatments, you know that you’re doing yourself quite a service. Your oral health will remain healthier and safer, thanks to your decision to see us for cleanings, checkups, and more. However, do you really have a solid handle on those potential problems that prevention is helping you avoid altogether? Or, do you feel good about what you’re doing for yourself but you couldn’t exactly explain the details if we were to ask? Not to worry. We are happy to talk about some of the benefits you can expect from seeing us regularly for preventive visits.
You may have heard that if you snore, then you probably have sleep apnea. You may have heard that if you receive sleep apnea treatment, it can help with your snoring. What you may not know, however, is if any of these so-called facts you keep hearing are actually the truth or if they’re just things that people say because they too have heard them from some source or another. Let’s clear up any confusion with a quiz! Then, if you think it may be time to come in for a consultation, all you have to do is give us a quick call.
Yes, you are an adult. This means that you should be okay with any flavor no matter what when it comes to your dental hygiene products, right? Well, not exactly. It’s true that you may be a little bit less challenging to please than a child when it comes to your taste buds (or you may be more willing to use something you don’t really like). However, life is simply too short to force your way through caring for your smile! With that said, let’s review a few times it really is okay to be picky about flavor.
There’s something about loose teeth that can send even the calmest person into a frenzy. Your usually very stable, unmovable teeth becoming loose is often a sign that something is seriously wrong. However, it’s not always a major alert. Then, of course, if you have kids, the loosening and falling out of teeth is a completely natural part of the growing process! So, how to handle issues as they arise? Well, we’ve got some helpful tips. As you know, for unique concerns, it is always a good idea to schedule a visit.
There are things that you need to do and products that you need to purchase carefully and thoughtfully if you want to maintain a healthy smile. However, that does not mean that you are doing these things exactly as suggested. You might be doing your best. You might have questions. You may simply be a bit unsure about a couple details. Today, we would like to walk you through a quick check-in for your smile health to ensure you’ve got all of your bases covered.
Are you someone who participates in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure? Have you thought about it for a long time but you have never had the chance to put your sneakers on, hit the pavement, and join in? If so, now is your time to join the race in your very own community.
Are you doing your best to avoid tooth decay? Maybe you haven’t exactly been very dedicated to brushing and flossing but a recent cavity has gotten you thinking it’s probably time to make some changes to your usual habits. Good news: We are always, always happy to help you as you make efforts and strides toward protecting your smile from problems like cavities (that you can absolutely avoid). Ready for a few tips? You will find that prevention is always on your side!