What Is Considered A Dental Emergency?

More often than not, you’ll visit your dentist for routine care. This might include getting your teeth cleaned, a dental exam, having a cavity filled, or any number of treatments that aren’t considered urgent. Once … Read More

How Long Do Veneers Last?

Dentists can use veneers to change the look of your smile. Instead of removing and replacing a damaged tooth, your dentist can place a veneer over top of your existing tooth. This is a cosmetic … Read More

Why Do Teeth Turn Yellow?

I’ve heard it said that we’re beginning to live in an age of aesthetics. A perfect storm of different factors, from the instant access of social media to the omnipresence of cameras has brought about … Read More

The Consequences Of Thumb Sucking In Children

Things that seem fairly banal at first can have unexpected consequences. So it is with thumb sucking, a behaviour that’s found in most primate babies, including humans and lemurs. Why do babies suck their thumbs … Read More

Anxiety, Phobia, And Fear Of The Dentist

Dental anxiety is one of the most important issues facing dentists and patients today. When patients feel too anxious to go to the dentist, they avoid routine dental exams and they might not go to … Read More

Do You Need A Night Guard?

There’s a whole host of different dental devices that can help you with oral health problems. Night guards are one such device but you should be aware that they’ve been designed to help with a … Read More

Dental Travel Tips

Winter is almost upon us, and that means, for some lucky people, traveling to much warmer destinations. We hope you are one of these and that you get a chance to enjoy some warm, sandy … Read More

6 At-Home Remedies For TMJ Disorders

TMJ disorders are tricky. They’re a wide assortment of problems with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which connects your jawbone with your skull. People suffering from TMJ disorders (TMDs) will often experience pain in the joint … Read More