You wake up in the morning feeling anything but rested. Your face hurts. Your teeth hurt. You take some ibuprofen and go about your day, but you never really shake the tense feeling in your jaw. It’s not the first time you’ve had this happen, not even the first time this week! Underlying Causes? Jaw […]
Pregnancy is a sensitive time. Your health and the medical procedures you have can impact your growing baby in significant ways. There are four areas of dental health that you should be especially concerned about during pregnancy. Dental Cleanings Gum disease is linked to preterm births. The American Pregnancy Association states: “Preventive dental cleanings and […]
There’s nothing worse than sensitive teeth that force you to take your sweet tea at room temperature. If you’re sick of sensitivity ruling your life, then it’s time to take action. Read below and find out about 4 ways to banish tooth sensitivity for good:
You might think there’s not much you can do to shake up the typical back-and-forth scrubbing method when cleaning your teeth. But there are actually a few other techniques you should try out to enhance your oral health.
With changes in healthcare regulations and ever-morphing insurance policies, it’s natural to search for ways to drive down the costs of dental and medical care. It may come as a surprise to you, but most dental insurance policies haven’t increased their maximum allowable benefits for nearly three decades. Surprised? You might not be, when you […]
At Carolina Smiles Family Dentistry, we’re all about celebrating individuality. We know that your unique style and fashion choices are what make you, you. Channeling our energy into our work, we aim to help every patient look their very best. Some people opt to express themselves through trends such as oral piercing. As much as […]
As you’ve gotten a little older, you may have noticed, to your dismay, that your teeth look a little longer than they used to. It’s kind of creepy to think about! At this point, you want some answers: Why is this happening? How can you stop it? Is there anything you can do to shorten […]
In today’s world, it’s easy to see how physical beauty should take a backseat to things like health and moral values. But does this mean that your smile’s beauty isn’t important? When Looks Really Matter Our world could definitely use a few more genuine smiles to warm it. When you’re confident in your smile, it’s […]