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What can I do if my gums are receding?

Gums should fit snugly around the tooth. However, there are instances when they wear away and recede. The roots of the teeth have no protective coating, unlike the crowns. When gums recede, the roots become exposed. Receding gums can cause pain, increased sensitivity, and infection. Here are some tips [...]

By |2019-11-13T16:53:16+00:00November 13th, 2019|

Is sedation dentistry right for me?

If you’re nervous about going to the dental office and have been missing appointments due to dental fear, you’re not alone. Regardless of the reason you feel anxious, sedation dentistry may offer a solution. What is Sedation Dentistry?   Sedation dentistry allows patients to receive dental treatments they need [...]

By |2019-11-13T17:05:09+00:00October 13th, 2019|

Get Rid of the Pain: How to Ease Sensitive Teeth

Anyone can experience tooth sensitivity, and there's no telltale signs when it's coming. However, it’s most prevalent among those aged 20 to 40. The condition occurs when the tooth’s protective layer, the enamel, wears away. This exposes the dentin beneath the enamel, leading to sensitivity when eating or drinking [...]

By |2019-05-27T20:34:50+00:00December 22nd, 2018|

Mouth and Overall Health: Importance of Oral Hygiene

A healthy smile translates to a healthier, happier you. Taking care of our oral health is crucial as it’s connected to our overall health. According to a study conducted by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, pathogens and toxins can enter the mouth and spread to the [...]

By |2019-05-27T20:45:59+00:00June 8th, 2018|