Posts Categorized: Preventive Dentistry

Do Headaches Mean TMJ Disorder?

If you have chronic headaches, this can have a negative impact on your overall quality of life. Instead of living with the discomfort or trying to get through it with over-the-counter pain relievers, why not seek out the root cause? Often, persistent head pain is linked to a jaw joint problem known as TMJ disorder… Read more »

Things You Can Avoid Just By Attending Dental Checkups

If you’re careful about maintaining good dental health, then you may already be familiar with the importance of sticking to a schedule of dental checkup and cleaning appointments. For instance, routine professional care is needed to keep harmful plaque and tartar at bay, which prevents harmful oral bacteria from harming your teeth and gums. In… Read more »

The Keys to Preventing Plaque and Tartar

The cornerstone of excellent dental hygiene and a lifetime of healthy smiles is the successful prevention of the buildup of plaque and tartar. The biofilms, which notoriously cling to your teeth and gums every day, are the harbors for all types of oral bacteria—specifically, the harmful ones that lead to things like tooth decay and… Read more »

How Do You Avoid Cavities?

Cavities impact nearly all of us, as only between 1% and 2% of the populous are immune to dental caries. When one forms, we can provide a natural looking solution, such as a tooth-colored filling or a ceramic dental crown. However, with the right steps you can reduce your risk of developing them in the… Read more »