Gums Bleed When You Bite Into An Apple? It Might Be Gingivitis

16 October 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If your gums bleed whenever you bite into a firm fruit, such as an apple or a pear, you may wonder if you have gum disease. Your bleeding gums could be a sign of gingivitis, or gum inflammation. Gingivitis is the least dangerous type of gum disease to affect adults, teens, and children. If you don't take steps to treat your bleeding gums, it could potentially lead to advanced gum disease in the future. Read More 

2 Tips For Recovering From A Root Canal

14 September 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If a tooth is dead clear down to the roots, then a lot of the time your only option is to get a root canal. This essential removes the entire tooth, including the roots. Because this procedure is quite invasive, it requires a longer recovery time then other dental procedures. During the recovery process, it is essential that you take good care of your mouth. This ensures that your recovery process goes as smoothly as possible and it can also speed up the recovery process. Read More 

A Guide To Understanding The Importance Of A Pre-Pregnancy Dental Visit

13 August 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you have decided that you'd like to become a mommy, you might already know that it's common practice to get a check-up from your doctor to make sure that you're healthy prior to conceiving. However, it's often surprising to discover that you should also schedule a visit with your dentist, especially if you have not always been consistent about doing so in recent years. Therefore, before you start trying to get pregnant, it's a good idea to be screened for the following issues at that exciting time: Read More 

Discreet Dental Braces: What Are The Options?

24 July 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dental braces are becoming more and more common, with an estimated 4 million people in the USA currently wearing them. Whilst they may be traditionally associated with children and teenagers, many adults now use dental braces. There are now many different types of braces that can still give you the perfect smile, but are more discreet than the traditional 'train-track' metal braces. Ceramic Braces Ceramic braces are very similar in shape, size and design to metal braces. Read More 

What To Do For Mouth Pains

27 June 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

There are a lot of different types of pains you can have in your mouth and you can have them for a lot of different reasons. This article will help to educate you on some of the more common types of pains, what may be causing them and what you can do to get temporary relief from them. However, it's also important for you to make an appointment to see the dentist any time you experience mouth pains that aren't easily identifiable and treatable with home remedies. Read More