dental implants

5 Myths About Dental Implants You Need to Know

Implants are the #1 option for cases of missing teeth

Dental implants are one of America’s most common dental procedures, with more than half a million people receiving this procedure annually. That’s no surprise when you consider that implants are the most effective and recommended dental work option for missing teeth. Unlike bridges and dentures, dental implants can last a lifetime; making them one of few investments in your life that will endure.

chipped tooth pain

Chipped Tooth Pain: Causes and Solutions

Ouch! Discover How to Get Rid of Tooth Pain

You’re experiencing tooth pain, but you’re not sure why. The pain continues and at some point, you decide to look at the tooth that’s causing you pain. You find the closest mirror, open wide, and begin to examine your tooth. You can’t quite get a good look so you grab your smart phone and access your flashlight app hoping that it’ll shine some light on what’s causing your pain. You open your mouth wider, shine the light at a different angle, poke at your tooth with your finger, and you see something. Is that a chipped tooth? Is that what’s causing your pain? Are you having chipped tooth pain?

dentures

Why these grinding teeth symptoms indicate you suffer from Bruxism!

Discover why you might be suffering from Bruxism with these symptoms!

Have you ever woken up in the morning with neck or face pain and thought the pain was from sleeping in an uncomfortable position? Do you have feelings of pressure in your jaw during the day? When you wake up in the morning do you have a headache? If this sounds like something you’ve been experiencing you could be suffering from Bruxism! But if you’re not sure Bruxism is the cause of your discomfort read below and see if these grinding teeth symptoms sound like you!

Proper Way to Floss

The Proper Way to Floss Hard-To-Reach Places

How to Properly Floss Those Difficult Teeth For a Better Smile

Hospital Dental Group is a national leader in emergency dental services, but we actually would rather see fewer dental emergencies! Dental emergencies can mean extensive tooth damage, decay, or disease, and none of those are things we want for our patients. But if our patients are careful with their teeth and take good care of them, we’ll see fewer emergencies. One of the keys to protecting your teeth is knowing the proper way to floss.

white teeth

Methods for Getting The White Teeth You Want

Compare and contrast the best methods for white teeth

white teethGetting those white teeth you’ve been dreaming of can seem like it takes a lot of work, or that you need to sink a lot of time into maintenance to keep your teeth dazzling and white. However, we want all of our patients to know that this isn’t the case! You can spend a little time on your teeth every day and have a shiny white smile.

Dentures

5 Signs You May End Up Needing Dentures

Don’t ignore these signs if you want to avoid dentures!

DenturesYou might think that you’ll never need dentures, but you’d be surprised by the number of Americans who require their use. The American College of Prosthodontists reveals some shocking numbers when it comes to dentures and missing teeth. According to the ACP, 36 million Americans are missing all of their teeth while another 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth. Out of the 36 million 23 million are missing their entire set of teeth while 13 million are missing their teeth in one arch. Of all those suffering from edentulism, 90% use dentures, and 15% have dentures made every year.

chipped tooth pain

How to Relieve Fractured or Chipped Tooth Pain At Home

Relieve your tooth pain immediately!

chipped tooth painOur teeth have a purpose and that purpose is to eat. Or to break down our food to aid in digestion, but we’ve discovered that our teeth are really a multi-purpose tool, right? Have you ever used your teeth to open a bag of chips? Don’t have scissors on hand to remove that pesky clothing tag – why not use your teeth?  Are you trying to tie a knot, but you’re by yourself? Why not use your teeth to help tie that knot? Our teeth can come in handy in a pinch. But, what happens when using our teeth as a multi-purpose tool can result in chipped tooth pain?

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