Potential Treatments for Sensitive Teeth

For some, sensitive teeth only occur every once and a while when they are exposed to stimuli such as hot or cold beverages, and the sensation usually subsides within moments. For others, sensitive teeth can be practically debilitating. There are a few different options for treating sensitive teeth, with one recently developed treatment in particular…

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Most Common Dental Problems

Some of the most common dental problems are also the most preventable. For this reason, we recommend routine dental checkups every six months to prevent further problems. Our emergency dental office also offers comprehensive emergency dental care to stabilize your smile whether you are having a common or uncommon problem.

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Importance of Preventing Facial Injuries

Your face is a very important feature on your body, as you use it for everything from speaking to eating to greeting the world. If you incur an injury to your face, not only can it greatly affect your ability to talk, eat, and breathe, but it can also create a change in your everyday…

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How Stress Affects Your Oral Health

Stress has been known to have an adverse effect on our overall health, but did you know that stress can specifically affect your oral health? A lot of the times this is due to the fact that people that are stressed may not put enough of an emphasis on their oral health. Sometimes people feel…

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How Saliva Helps Fight Cavities

It has been known for a while that saliva naturally protects our teeth and gums from the effects of tooth decay caused by the bacteria in plaque. A recent study indicates that the mucus portion of the saliva is particularly beneficial when it comes to fighting this strain of bacteria.

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Habits that Can Damage Your Teeth

Trying to maintain a healthy diet that also looks after your teeth can be daunting. However, by knowing a little awareness can ensure your daily routine does not neglect your oral care. Knowing what not to do can move you more efficiently toward having attractive and healthy teeth you deserve. Here are some habits to…

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Finding the Reason for Tooth Pain

Tooth pain can really put a damper on your day. It can make it hard for you to eat and drink the things you love, and it can keep you awake at night. If you have tooth pain, a visit to our expert in treatment of tooth pain may be in order. Common types of…

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Fact and Fiction about Cavities

When it comes to cavities, there is a lot of information available out there on everything from how to avoid them to what to do if you get one. It can be hard sometimes to separate the fact from the fiction. Let us take a look at some common myths about cavities and then provide…

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Dental Problems Caused by High Blood Sugar 

The high blood sugar levels associated with diabetes can cause significant problems throughout your body, and this means that even your smile is not immune. Several dental problems have been associated with diabetes and high blood sugar, including periodontal disease, thrush and tooth decay. Our emergency dentist can help you with any of these problems…

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Common Causes of Tooth Decay

Tooth decay can lead to a whole system of infection and pain, ending in root canal. Although it has become routine, root canal surgery is something everyone wants to avoid. The best way to avoid root canal is to minimize tooth decay. The following are some known causes of tooth decay: Cough syrups, allergy medications,…

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