What is Sleep Bruxism (Teeth Grinding)? Sleep bruxism (teeth grinding) is a stress-related sleep disorder that manifests itself in teeth grinding and jaw clenching while sleeping. It’s the body’s natural response to releasing excess stress while we sleep. While stress relief sounds healthy in theory, in reality bruxism can result in a variety of dental […]
The initial dental examination is the most important event in the entire oral health program for the patient. At this time, the patient has his or her current oral status carefully assessed and a treatment plan is designed to meet your dental needs, which includes a comprehensive dental program to bring you to complete dental […]
A lot of new electric toothbrushes have come on the market in the past few years. Are they a lot more effective than manual brushes? And if so, which are the best rated brands? Do the $6 electric brushes work as well as the $100 ones?
If and when should I have my wisdom teeth pulled? Should everyone have them extracted?
Are white fillings better? Are silver fillings safe? Should I have all my old silver fillings replaced?
Can teeth whitening damage my teeth? Are over-the-counter teeth whiteners safe and effective?
What are my options for straightening my teeth as an adult?
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