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September 17, 2015
Root canals do not live up to their bad reputation

Is A Root Canal Painful?

Is a root canal painful? It’s a popular question. The word “root canal” makes patients’ eyes bulge out and ears perk up. But really, a root […]
September 2, 2015
There are many reasons to use an electric toothbrush

Why Should You Choose An Electric Vs. A Manual Toothbrush?

As someone who has examined thousands of smiles, I say this with conviction: the difference between using an electric toothbrush versus a manual one is noticeable. […]
August 20, 2015
Wisdom teeth can be painful if they do not erupt correctly

My Wisdom Teeth Are Coming In! What Now?

When wisdom teeth erupt, it can be painful and distracting. So before your teen heads off to college for their first (or another) year, consider scheduling […]
August 6, 2015
You can still have white teeth without paying for a cosmetic procedure

How to Whiten Your Teeth

Having professional teeth whitening treatment at your dentist’s office is a great and safe option. In-office professional whitening is efficient and highly effective way to whiten […]
July 23, 2015
Sharp tooth pain may indicate you need a root canal

Do I Need A Root Canal?

Are you experiencing a constant throbbing sensation in your mouth, or are your teeth extremely sensitive to hot or cold stimulus? If so, chances are you […]
July 9, 2015
A cracked or broken tooth takes proper care to heal

Here’s What To Do When Your Child Breaks a Tooth

Whether your child fell off a bicycle or endured a blow from a bad pitch at baseball practice, when a young one cracks, chips or loses […]
June 25, 2015
A root canal isn’t as daunting as it seems

What Causes the Need for a Root Canal?

A root canal is an attempt to save your tooth after your nerve has been exposed to bacteria from a crack, or irreversibly inflamed. But what […]
June 11, 2015
There are many healthy alternatives to sports drinks

Keep Your Mouth Healthy This Summer With These Sports Drink Alternatives

As warm summer days start arriving, so does the need to keep your family hydrated. But choosing the wrong post-soccer game drink can lead to bad […]
June 5, 2015
Wisdom teeth can be removed due to pericoronitis

What To Do When Wisdom Teeth Hurt

When wisdom teeth hurt, you should visit your dentist for an evaluation, as they may need to be extracted. It may be because they’re impacted or […]
May 1, 2015
It’s important to know what type of dental crown is best for you

What are Dental Crowns Made of and Which Type is Best for You?

Do you need a dental crown, but don’t know the first thing about them? You’re probably wondering: why do I even need one? What are dental […]