Effectively Treat TMJ Related Jaw Pain With Botox

TMJ is a common issue that occurs when the temporomandibular joint becomes inflamed. Often triggered by arthritis, trauma to your jaw, or teeth grinding, TMJ can cause severe pain and even the ability to open the mouth in cases. While there are many different treatment options for TMJ, one alternative therapy option is proven to […]

8 Bad Habits That Are Damaging Your Teeth

It is likely that you already know that taking great care of your teeth by brushing and flossing is necessary to maintain excellent oral health. However, many patients are surprised to hear that their oral health efforts are falling short as a result of other bad habits that are common troublemakers. Avoid these eight bad […]

8 Common Dental Implant Myths and Misconceptions

If you’re self-conscious about missing teeth, dental implants can help you get your confidence back with a beautiful smile. While there are significant advantages to dental implants, many patients are still reluctant in committing to the procedure. Don’t let these eight common dental implant myths and misconceptions keep you from achieving a straight and healthy […]

Is It Safe For Kids To Be Sedated During Dental Work?

As a parent, one of your main goals is to keep your children healthy and safe. Part of that is bringing them into the dentist for regular dental exams and cleanings. If your dentist informs you that your small child needs a significant dental procedure, they’re also likely going to recommend dental sedation to help […]

Sugar-Free Easter Egg Hunt Ideas For Every Age

With Easter quickly approaching, you may already be reliving previous years of celebrating with sugar highs, rationing piles of candy, and the inevitable tantrum from a little too much excitement. Rethink your approach to Easter, because egg-hunts don’t have to include candy to be fun! Whether your kids are just old enough to say “bunny” […]

All About Oral Cancer: Prevention, Risk Factors, and Symptoms

Few patients are familiar with the symptoms, risk factors, and prevention measures related to oral cancer, yet thousands of Americans are diagnosed each year. When diagnosed early, the treatability and prognosis of oral cancers improve significantly, making early detection key. Inform yourself with the facts about oral cancer. Early detection may result in better treatment […]

6 Reasons To Schedule Biannual Teeth Cleanings

Maintaining excellent dental health is important regardless of your age.  Frequent and regular cleanings are more critical than you might think. Beyond keeping a white, healthy smile, teeth cleanings can help your overall health too. We recommend visiting the dentist for cleanings and exams twice a year, or as often as your dentists recommends. Here […]

10 Easy Ways To Drink More Water

Our bodies all need water to survive, but waiting until your body is dehydrated isn’t ideal. Water is required to cushion and lubricate your joints, protect your brain and other internal tissues. Water also helps to promote healthy teeth and gums by washing away cavity-causing bacteria. Here are 10 easy ways to drink more water. […]