Why Does My Tongue Feel Numb?

Imagine this: you wake up one morning and something feels different in your mouth. You realize that, while you can move your tongue around, you can’t feel it touch your teeth or gums. Noticing that your tongue has gone numb … Continue reading

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How to Treat Gapped Teeth

According to a 2012 survey conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, when participants were asked, “what types of things do you consider make a smile unattractive?” one of the most common answers was “gaps & spaces in teeth.” The … Continue reading

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3 Signs It’s Time to Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out

Although they’re called “wisdom teeth,” it’s not always wise to keep them in. These third molars come in at the furthest four corners of your mouth. Remnants of a time when our ancestors needed a third set of molars to … Continue reading

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Top 5 Causes of Drymouth

Have you ever suffered from dry mouth? Even if you didn’t realize it, chances are, you have. According to the American Dental Association, up to 64.8 percent of people have this condition, whose technical name is xerostomia. Despite being widespread, many don’t … Continue reading

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What To Do If You Have a Dental Emergency on Vacation

Summer is in full swing. We hope you had an incredible Independence Day celebration and that you have many other adventures to look forward to this season! Vacation, especially in an exotic locale, should be fun, relaxing, and restful, but … Continue reading

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Teeth Reshaping: How & Why

Your smile can be one of your most splendid features. After all, your pearly whites help you express your joy, laugh at particularly hilarious jokes, and pose for beautiful photos. Most people would love to have a more gorgeous grin. … Continue reading

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10 Common Foods That Stain Your Teeth

Let’s face it: most of us would prefer to have whiter, brighter smiles. Having yellow, gray, or otherwise discolored teeth can put a damper on your day and make you embarrassed of your grin. Fortunately, there is a lot you … Continue reading

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Why Are My Teeth Black?

Most of us want to have lighter, brighter smiles, so it can be discouraging and unsettling to notice your pearly whites taking on a darker hue. In addition to their aesthetic disadvantages, black teeth can indicate oral health problems that … Continue reading

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When is the Best Time to Visit the Dentist?

Let’s face it: we realize that you might not always be thrilled to come see the dentist. However, when you do make it in to see us, we want you to have the best experience possible. One way to do … Continue reading

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Softly Scrumptious: Healthy Recipes for When Your Teeth Hurt

Unfortunately, toothaches are quite common. Most of us have experienced that sensitive, stinging sensation. The discomfort can spread throughout your entire mouth, making it difficult to speak, smile, and even eat. The only thing worse than a toothache is struggling … Continue reading

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