Are Your Teeth in Danger of Developing Bruxism?

Are your teeth in danger of developing bruxism? Bruxism, also known as teeth grinding, is a state of regularly grinding and gnashing your teeth, often while unconscious. One of the most common forms of bruxism, sleep bruxism, transpires while you are asleep and can easily go undiagnosed for long periods of time. If your mouth ever feels different or “off”... read more »

Should You Get a Root Canal of Tooth Extraction?

Do you ever hesitate to make an appointment with your dentist because you know—or even think—there’s a chance you could need root canal treatment? If you do, you aren’t alone. But did you know that if a root canal, which is the soft layer in the center of your tooth, is infected or damaged, the afflicted tooth could die? And... read more »