The Problem With Desensitizing Toothpaste

5 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You've probably seen toothpaste intended to help reduce pain in sensitive teeth sold at stores and advertised on television. If you have a toothache or chronic discomfort while drinking or eating, picking up a tube of this toothpaste might seem like a good idea. Unfortunately, there are some problems with that line of thought. Before you buy desensitizing toothpaste, consider the following. How Desensitizing Toothpaste Helps Painful Teeth There's no doubt about it: desensitizing toothpaste works. Read More 

Why You Should Have Your Teeth Whitened Before Your Wedding

9 November 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you're going through wedding planning, there are so many things that you have to think about and do. Throughout the planning process, one thing that you might not have thought about doing is scheduling an appointment with your dentist so that you can have a professional whitening done on your teeth. However, there are a few reasons why it can be a good idea to have your teeth whitened before your wedding. Read More 

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