Your Teeth Aren’t Tools!

Your beautiful teeth can make your smile brighten someone’s day, chew your food, or properly pronounce your words, but avoid using your teeth as a tool.  If you are in the habit of using your teeth to open a snack bag or pry something open, you can damage your teeth. But what should you do if this does happen?  Let... read more »

Dental Terminology Can Be Confusing!

We understand some of the words and terms we use in our office might be confusing to you and your family. This month we are focusing on a few of those terms and definitions so you will have a better understanding of dental terminology. Sensitive teeth Sensitive teeth literally means your teeth are sensitive to temperature changes in your mouth. ... read more »

Can Stress Affect Your Dental Health?

Yes! When a person is stressed, they are likely to grind their teeth at night (this is called bruxism) which can wear down your teeth and cause problems. How do you know if you are doing this when you sleep? When you wake up in the morning or from a nap, do you have a headache, or does your jaw... read more »