Different Types of Dental Implants

Dental implants are diverse in their ability to replace missing teeth.  A dental implant is an anchor placed into the jawbone that provides support for dental purposes.  The vast majority of them are used to replace missing teeth, which is what the bulk of this article covers.  Orthodontists also use implants as anchorage for moving teeth. Implants to…

How to Cope with Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety or fear affects millions of Americans and prevents many from seeking the oral healthcare they desperately need.  Sometimes this fear is the result of a bad experience in the past.  Sometimes, it relates to “horror stories” from others.  Regardless of the cause, we understand that dental anxiety is a legitimate problem for many.  Because we want every…

What Is Causing My Jaw Pain?

Jaw pain can be confusing and disruptive, affecting your ability to eat, speak, and laugh.  Because there are so many different problems that can cause jaw pain, it can be tough to diagnose.   This article will cover some of the most common causes of jaw pain, not including dental infections.  The reason we are excluding dental infections is that…

How to Treat Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive teeth are more than just a nuisance.  They can change the way you eat and drink, causing you to avoid some of your favorite things.  But you do not have to live with sensitivity.  Here are some of the ways you can fight sensitive teeth. Try Over-the-Counter Products Many products available over-the-counter claim to help fight tooth…