How Can You Keep A Cavity From Getting Worse?

8 March 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You are brushing your teeth one day and catch the flicker of a dark spot on one of your teeth. Upon further inspection, you determine it is indeed a cavity. Cavities are spots of decay that are caused by bacterial accumulation in certain areas of your teeth that eats away at the tooth enamel. Cavities aren't always painful, and sometimes they can go for months unnoticed. When you spot a cavity, the first thing you need to do is get to the dentist, but what happens if you can't get to the dentist right away? Read More 

What To Know About Root Canals And Children

11 February 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

The mention of a root canal puts fear into many people's minds. However, with the advancing dental technology, root canals aren't actually that scary anymore. This is why if you hear your dentist mention that your child needs a root canal, it's not much to particularly worry about. Keep in mind, though that this is only needed if your child has experienced seriously deep decay. This only happens with extremely poor dental care including lack of routine visits to the dentist. Read More 

Emergency Dental Clinics: Are They Worth It?

15 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Here is a new twist on the old dental practice; emergency dental clinics. These clinics are only open for business on demand. Dentists who are able to operate these clinics in this manner are often privately wealthy, or the fees they charge for emergency services help keep the lights on, so to speak. The big question here is, are these clinics really worth it? Read the following and then you decide. Read More 

4 Reasons Why Your Teeth May Be Suddenly Sensitive

10 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you're finding your teeth can't handle brushing, eating or drinking as well as they used to, you may find they're simply more sensitive than they used to be. Tooth sensitivity is a common issue affecting at least 40 million adults in the United States at some point in their lives, according to the Academy of General Dentistry. An increase in sensitivity doesn't always mean you have a cavity; there are several other reasons you could find your teeth aching. Read More 

Gums Bleeding? Grab A Teabag

13 November 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

There's plenty of misinformation about household objects that are useful for your overall health. One claim states that tea bags can help to stop bleeding from your gums, especially when you've recently suffered an injury. If you're wondering if teabags can actually be helpful, the answer is yes, they can. Read on to learn how teabags can help to slow or stop bleeding from wounds to your gums. Work in Two Ways Read More