Understanding Dental Crowding

In simple terms, dental crowding is caused by teeth being too large for the jaw they’re growing in. Let’s take a closer look at dental crowding and the problems it can cause. What challenges does dental crowding cause? If the teeth do not have enough space...

How To Treat Dry Mouth

According to the American Dental Association, dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, is caused by a limited amount of saliva in the mouth. Commonly mischaracterized as a disease, dry mouth is a symptom of a medical disorder or a side effect of taking certain kinds of...

Important Information About Wisdom Teeth

Why do we have wisdom teeth? According to scientists, our third set of teeth, otherwise known as wisdom teeth are evolution’s answer to early human’s ancient diet of rough foods like roots and gamey meats. This kind of food caused damage to the teeth so nature...

Charcoal Whitening – What You Should Know

Everyone wants to have a bright white smile. It seems a new tooth whitening product or procedure is introduced every year. Currently, the hottest trend in at home tooth whitening is charcoal. But is it effective and is it safe? You should always consult your dentist...

Proper Toothbrush Care

You use your toothbrush several times a day, you depend on it to keep your teeth clean and healthy, but do you ever take care of it? You put this object in your mouth, so keeping it clean and sanitized is essential. Traveling can make this even trickier. Let’s...

Common Dental Emergencies

A dental emergency can happen at any time to anyone for a variety of different reasons. It’s important to stay calm and get to a dentist as soon as possible. Here are some tips to handle some of the most common dental emergencies. Missing Tooth Knocking a tooth...