Should I Brush Or Floss First?

What’s better, Coke or Pepsi? How do they get the caramel in a Caramilk bar? These, and other profound questions, have plagued humankind since…well, since these tasty treats were invented. Far be it from us … Read More

Why Can’t I Chew Properly?

All manner of symptoms can point to all kinds of different problems; difficulty chewing is no exception. There are three common causes for chewing problems: Jaw Discomfort Tooth and Gum Discomfort Dry Mouth   Each … Read More

What Is Dental Bone Grafting?

  Grafting is a surgical procedure in which tissue is surgically implanted into the body, either from another part of the body or from another source. You’ve probably heard of grafting as it relates to … Read More

Types Of Mouth Guards To Protect Your Teeth

For the most part, dental apparatuses have one particular use: Braces are used to align and straighten teeth. Crowns are used to cover up damage and decay. Mouth guards? They’re an exception. They can be … Read More

What Is Calculus & How To Get Rid Of It

Calculus is very tough. It’s the mathematical study of continuous change. Understanding it involves comprehending the limits of a function, derivatives, integers and the like. To “get rid of it” is a fairly strange notion. … Read More

What Happens If I Lose My Retainer?

Let’s get the bad news out of the way first. You really don’t want to lose a retainer. As you undoubtedly know, retainers are not inexpensive. They’re specially crafted orthodontic devices created specifically for your … Read More

How Nail Biting Can Damage Your Teeth

You’re watching a thriller. The plot keeps thickening, the tension keeps mounting, and you’re not sure what could happen next. You might call that movie a nail biter. That’s because people will often start biting … Read More