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The Cold Isn’t The Only Thing That Causes Teeth to Chatter

Cold weather and chattering teeth go together like presents under a Christmas tree. Although chattering teeth are commonly associated with cold temperatures, it can also occur under other circumstances. Bruxism, anxiety, and stress can all result in chattering teeth. All in all, chattering can cause damage to your teeth. If you’re facing concerns, speak with […]

Tips for Teeth Cleaning at Home

There are many ways you can care for your teeth at home in between cleanings at the dentist. In fact, to keep your teeth and gums healthy, you want to perform teeth cleanings every day. You should brush your teeth two to three times a day and floss at least once or twice a day. […]

What to Expect When Visiting the Children’s Dentist

Children’s oral health is much more than cartoon character-themed toothbrushes and bubblegum flavored toothpaste. From when a child first starts teething (usually from 6 to 12 months of age) to when they have their first full complement of 20 baby teeth (usually by the time they reach 3 years of age), oral health must be […]

Three Important Facts About Tooth Extractions

We’re not going to lie, going to the dentist is a tad frightening. Even as dentists ourselves, we worry about any possible bad news we may receive. However, knowing the facts and understanding what to do to prevent issues can make the experience, well, not so scary. One procedure that makes everyone cringe at the […]

Interesting Facts About Dentures

If you’ve watched just about any cartoon ever, you know what dentures are. From Johnny Bravo and The Simpsons to Betty Boop and Futurama, many cartoons have jokes about fake teeth, something the internet has come to call “false teeth tomfoolery.” While it’s all fun and games in cartoons, dentures actually help to correct serious […]

How a Dentist Explains the Background of Dental Crowns

Your friendly neighborhood dentist knows that dental crowns are the best way to protect teeth that have had root canals, have large fillings, or have been through some kind of trauma. Crowns are used to protect the teeth so that no further breakage occurs. They also help make teeth last as long as possible. Crowns […]

The History of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns have been on the earth a lot longer than you might expect. While it’s no surprise that dental crowns have grown in viability and popularity over the years, there are still known remnants of the dental crown from our great, great ancestors. In other words, they have origins older than we can imagine. […]

What To Expect When Going to the Dentist For A Cleaning and Oral Exam

  Going to the dentist is very important because they help keep your teeth healthy and protected. Some people get nervous about dental exams because they simply don’t go too often and don’t know what to expect. If this is the case, we can tell you what to expect when you go in. If you […]

Porcelain Veneers — Bring New Life to Your Smile!

If you are not proud of your smile, then porcelain veneers may be worth looking into. They are a good idea when you have fractured teeth, gaps between teeth, and when you have a tooth that is in a compromised position and there are minor bite-related problems. It is also a good choice when one […]

Why You Should Take Your Child To A Children’s Dentist

When you have a child there are many things you must worry about and take care of, including their oral health. Some people take their children to the regular dentist while others choose to take their children specifically to a children’s dentist.  While a regular dentist is fine, a children’s dentist is trained to make […]