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What You Should Know About Teeth Grinding

December 13, 2017 Teeth grinding is when you clench your jaw closed & grind your teeth together, whether consciously or unconsciously. Teeth grinding is called bruxism by dentists, & it can cause damage, discomfort & pain.

Choosing Among the Different Types of Dental Practices

December 6, 2017 Most patients, especially those in suburban areas near cities, have two choices for the types of dental practices they can go to. There are classic privately-owned practices, which are small businesses where the supervising dentist is also the owner.

Why Your Detox Water Is Bad For Your Teeth

November 28, 2017 These do-it-yourself fruit and herb infused water concoctions are supposed to be great for your overall health, but there’s one problem: detox water can be really bad for your teeth!

The Purpose of a Dental Post

November 20, 2017 Just like a post you place when building a fence, a dental post is intended to keep something stable and in place—in this case, a tooth.

What Are Mouthguards?

November 12, 2017 There are two categories of mouthguards with two different purposes that you can get from your dentist. Mouthguards for sports are intended to prevent injury. Mouthguards worn while sleeping are intended to prevent problems associated with teeth grinding or other bite problems.

Replacing Missing Teeth: Dentures vs. Dental Implants

November 4, 2017 Whether you’ve lost teeth to decay, periodontal disease or an accident, we know that having a missing tooth can be embarrassing, inconvenient & often very uncomfortable. Luckily, there are many options for restoring your teeth, but with so many options, there is also some confusion.

National Brush Your Teeth Day!

November 1, 2017 What is the day after Halloween? To most, it’s just November 1st. To others, it’s the start of the expensive, fall season; Thanksgiving, family vacations, and Christmas! What most don’t know is, the day after Halloween is…. National Brush Day! How convenient this is of a day, the day after Halloween. According to the CDA (California Dental