Preparing for Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

If your kiddo hasn’t seen the dentist yet and they’re over a year old, it’s probably time to make an appointment. Even if your child doesn’t have all of their teeth yet, it’s important to ensure that their gum health and bone health is good, too! We know that some of our smallest patients can […]

Preventing Tooth Sensitivity

When our bodies are sick or injured, it may feel like your physical self isn’t fighting on the same side as you. Toothaches and sensitivity are the same. Your teeth aren’t against you. No, really, they’re not. They’re just trying to tell you something. Enamel makes up the outer, protective layer of your tooth. However, […]

Why Do I Grind My Teeth?

If you often wake up with a headache, you’re probably suffering from bruxism. Don’t worry, it’s not that scary. It just means you’re grinding your teeth at night. While not particularly dangerous, it can wear down the enamel layer of your teeth, causing them to become more vulnerable to decay. This begs the question: Why […]