Archive for March, 2016

How To Prepare For Oral Surgery

Even though surgery may be necessary for your health, it’s often intimidating, regardless of the situation. However, there are many things you can do before the day of your surgery – especially when it comes to oral surgery – to make the recovery process go smoothly (and quickly, we hope). While recovery times will vary […]

Tooth Decay: Prevention & Treatment

You’ve likely heard of cavities before – you may have even had one (or two). But most people don’t realize cavities are formed from an oral infection; tooth decay. However, cavities are very widespread across our population, endangering the oral health of millions. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), more than 20% of people […]

Why Do We Grind Our Teeth?

Grinding or clenching your teeth (medically known as bruxism) can occur in anyone – from children to seniors. However, most children often grow out of the habit before it raises concern – we can’t say the same for some adults. While most adults will still only grind or clench their teeth temporarily, there are some cases […]