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Signs You Need Bone Grafting

Dental bone augmentation, also called bone grafting, is a routine procedure in modern dentistry that restores patients’ jaw bone density. This treatment is often done in preparation for other restorative procedures such as dental implants or as part of gum disease treatment. In this article, we will list the signs you need bone grafting and … Read more

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Can Wisdom Teeth Cause TMJ?

A temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder can be incredibly painful. They often cause a deep, radiating ache that spreads from the jaw, up to the ear, and along the side of the person’s face. Can wisdom teeth cause TMJ? Can Wisdom Teeth Cause TMJ? TMJ disorders can be caused by a variety of factors, but they … Read more

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Why Does it Hurt to Chew? Signs of Dental Problems

Why does it hurt to chew? You don’t realize how often you use your teeth until you have a toothache. It’s also around that time that you realize the word toothache doesn’t even begin to describe what you’re feeling. The sensation can be a mild, occasional discomfort. However, it can easily grow to feeling like … Read more

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Is Carbonation Harmful to Your Teeth?

After decades of sparkling water being a largely European trend, the American public is finally jumping on the bandwagon. Refreshing flavors and the pleasant bubbling sensation aside, the growth of sparkling water consumption in the United States has led many to wonder about the effects of carbonation on teeth. Is carbonation harmful for your teeth … Read more

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Is It Safe to Go to the Dentist During Pregnancy?

If you’ve recently learned that you’re expecting your first child, then you are probably already in the midst of a pregnancy research spiral. There’s a lot to take in. You suddenly have to consider how every one of your actions will affect your baby. Unfortunately, not all sources are created equally, and it’s up to … Read more

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Bad Breath Won’t Go Away?

Halitosis, oral malodor, or plain old bad breath… It doesn’t matter what you call it, it is still unpleasant for you and everyone within a few feet of you. It makes sense that you would do everything in your power to make it go away. Unfortunately, it’s not always as simple as just brushing your … Read more

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How to Tell if you Have a Tooth Infection

Although our teeth are some of the strongest bones in our body, they can also be very delicate and highly sensitive. Each tooth is composed of many nerves and when these are affected, they can cause a lot of pain. Tooth infections mostly all start with a basic toothache. We all know the feeling of … Read more

Periodontal Disease Symptoms

On average, half of American adults suffer from periodontal disease, also known as gum disease. Anyone who has had a toothache can tell you how annoying a problem in your mouth can be. But periodontal disease isn’t just a toothache; it’s much, much worse. Unless you understand the severity of periodontal disease, you may put … Read more

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Important Points For Children to Enjoy Brushing

  Getting your kids to brush their teeth can sometimes be a dreaded task for parents. A lot of kids, especially younger ones, are uninterested in good oral hygiene and would rather eat sweets than brush their teeth. It is important to teach your kids at an early age the importance of brushing their teeth … Read more


The Aggression and Progression of Gingivitis

  Gingivitis, although seemingly unimportant to most people, is a condition that you cannot just ignore because the condition can lead to all kinds of problems for a patient. Some people are only concerned about the health of their teeth; they fail to give their gums the proper care it deserves. They think that dental … Read more