Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Take Aspirin Before Having Your Wisdom Teeth Taken Out

11 September 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dentists often recommend skipping certain medications when you're prepping for a surgical procedure, including the simple pain reliever aspirin. If you take aspirin regularly or rely upon it when you're having a headache or another pain problem, this might be discouraging or confusing for you. Check out this simple guide to understand why your dentist wants you to do this and why you really need to listen to their advice. Read More 

How To Take Care Of Your Dental Crown

20 August 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have a chipped or cracked tooth or if you just had a dental implant placed, then your dentist may recommend a dental crown. But unlike crowns that royalty wear, a dental crown is a just a little bit different (or a lot different). A dental crown is a small porcelain cap that is placed over your tooth or implant to help you chew like normal again. But because porcelain crowns are artificial, you may not know exactly how to care for them. Read More 

3 Potential Reasons Why Your Adult Tooth Is Wiggly

21 July 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Having teeth become loose and wiggly is a common enough experience for children to go through, but adults almost never experience it. While milk teeth are intended to fall out and be replaced, adult teeth aren't, so if your tooth is wiggly, it's a bad sign. Here are three potential causes for one of your teeth becoming loose. 1. Root Damage Your tooth is a lot more than just the bony part on the outside. Read More 

Is Your Infant About To Get Teeth? When To See The Dentist And What Type Of Dentist To See

27 June 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

As soon as you become a first time parent, you are anxious to make sure that your child is at all of their medical appointments and that they see the doctor and the dentist as often as they need to. If you have an infant who is drooling and has swollen gums, it may be time to start looking for a pediatric dentist in your area. It can be difficult to get into a pediatric dentist because they are a popular choice for parents, but you want pick one out and set up an appointment. Read More 

Dental Implants: Two Variations To Pick From

28 May 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You can lose a tooth for many reasons. It can be caused by an accident that resulted in facial trauma, a sports injury, or not caring for your teeth as well as you should have. Thankfully, you can replace the tooth with a dental implant. It holds an artificial tooth in place by attaching it to a post that has been integrated with the jawbone, giving it the strength it needs to act like a natural tooth. Read More