Sensitive teeth can be from cracked or worn enamel. If you grind your teeth at night a night guard is a good preventative measure to decrease wear and sensitivity along with lowering your stress. If teeth or restorations are damaged then a replacement filling or other restorations may be necessary to alleviate the sensitivity. Give us a call if you have concerns or questions!
Summer is here! Don't let the cold sensitivity of your teeth inhibit you from cold drinks and treats of the season. Cold sensitivity can be a sign of a more serious dental problem that can be treated. Give us a call with questions and let us help!
As we spend more time outdoors it's important to remember to use SPF protection. Remember the top of the nose, ears and lips since those areas are at higher risk for skin cancer. Come on in for your travel-size sunscreen and sunglasses and a bright smile!
Oral cancer will be diagnosed in about 115 people every day in the US alone. When caught in its early stages, there is an 80-90% survival rate! Here's some information to detect the early stages of oral cancer.
Bad breath or halitosis is caused by sulfur-producing bacteria in our mouths. The things we eat can cause bacteria to produce sulfur as a by-product. Other things that can cause bad breath are periodontal disease, tonsils, or systemic conditions.
There are so many different mouthwashes on the market that is can be confusing. What may be right for you may not be for someone else. Here are some facts to consider.
As the year winds up, unused insurance benefits are lost for the year. Make sure you utilize your hard-earned benefits to the maximum possible. Come in for your free Invisalign consultation and see what is possible. Call us at 310-453-3747!