Why Dental Checkups Could Save Your Life
Dentistry |1 min read

Why Dental Checkups Could Save Your Life

  You’ve been putting off your dental hygiene checkup. Your schedule is crazy and it keeps slipping your mind. Your teeth look fine, so it’s not a big deal, right? Actually, putting off those dental checkups could be putting you at risk for gum disease even if...

Dentistry |1 min read

What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

Ouch! Does brushing or flossing make you wince occasionally? Does eating a cold spoonful of ice cream or sipping on a hot cup of coffee cause you discomfort? The culprit could be overly sensitive teeth, and unfortunately this condition is all too common. In...

Dentistry |3 min read

Why Does My Jaw “Pop” When I Eat?

Eating can be a noisy business—crunching carrots, slurping soup, etc.—but should your jaw be adding to the orchestra with popping noises? No! If you feel an awkward shifting, locking, or popping in your jaw, you’ve got yourself a problem. The Not-So-Cool Popping Jaw...

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American Heart Month: Show Some Heart

Every year, 600,000 Americans die from heart disease, becoming the number one killer among women and men. Heart disease is known as the “Silent Killer” because of its practically nonexistent symptoms, and many organizations have invested massive research into...

Dentistry |2 min read

How Often Do I Need a Dental Exam?

The idea of going to your dentist may rarely elicit the same enthusiastic response as going out to your favorite restaurant, or catching the premiere of a new blockbuster movie. In fact, going to the dentist often gets a bad rap—so much so that many will put off...