Blog Articles

Trauma

Summer is around the corner! And with summer come longer days and more time at the pool, beach, camping, hiking, sports, and all things outdoors. All this fun, summer activity often translates to an increase in dental traumas.

May 3rd, 2021
Is Coffee Actually Good for You?

Teeth Talk Tuesday is our blog outlet about interesting dental topics. We’re sharing information about the latest and greatest developments in dentistry as it applies to your life!  

Apr 3rd, 2021
Dental Technology

Teeth Talk Tuesday is our blog outlet about interesting dental topics. We’re sharing information about the latest and greatest developments in dentistry as it applies to your life!

Mar 1st, 2021
Children's Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! Did you know that dental cavities are the most prevalent chronic disease in children in the US?! Can you believe that such an easily preventable disease is the most common?

Feb 2nd, 2021
Clenching, Grinding, Stress, and Night Guards:

Stress has been an especially big topic during this last year. Here in our dental office, we’ve seen increased jaw clenching and griding. This has led to an increase in jaw pain, tooth wear, tooth pain, and even fractured teeth! Prolonged clenching and gri

Jan 19th, 2021
Clear Aligner

Most of us had never heard of Zoom a year ago and now it’s been added to our daily vernacular!! We’d like to share a story that we’ve heard many times in the last few months… Does this situation sound familiar to you?

Nov 30th, 2020
No "Glee" in Tooth Grinding

When the teeth are unconsciously ground together, the forces they produce can wear down the enamel, cause chipping or damage to teeth or dental work (such as veneers or fillings), or even loosen a tooth!

Sep 1st, 2018
Finding the Right Solution for Your Gummy Smile

There’s no precise standard for a “gummy smile”—it’s often a matter of perception. As a rule of thumb, though, we consider a smile “gummy” if four or more millimeters of upper gum tissue show while smiling.

Jun 3rd, 2018
Learn How To Protect Your Teeth During Stress Awareness Month

For many, stress is already a common feature of everyday life. According to the American Psychological Association, 62% of Americans are stressed at their jobs, and stress has been estimated to cause the loss of some 275 million working days every year.

Apr 24th, 2018
Don't Ignore Tooth Pain - You May Need a Root Canal

Tooth decay is one of the most common diseases in the world, nearly as prevalent as the common cold. It’s also one of the two major dental diseases—the other being periodontal (gum) disease—most responsible for tooth and bone loss.

Feb 28th, 2018