Category: General Dentistry

How Can I Make Sure My Kids Remain Cavity-Free?

Taking care of your kids can feel like a demanding job at times, but few matters in life can feel as pressing or rewarding. While helping your child maintain a healthy smile is just part of the care you need to provide, it can be an important part of maintaining their overall well-being. Particularly when… Read more »

What Will It Take To Fully Restore A Chipped Tooth?

How concerned should you really be if your tooth is chipped? It may look like a relatively minor problem at first, but that initial impression may be misleading. A small amount of damage can lead to more trauma in time, and it may put you at a higher risk for infection. You also have to… Read more »

At-Home Gum Disease Prevention

We’re talked about keeping your smile free of cavities at home, but did you know that you can also safeguard your gums against issues like gingivitis and periodontal disease as well? In today’s blog, your Tucson, AZ, dentist talks about how a few simple changes to your daily routine could help protect your smile from… Read more »

Pick Snacks That Don’t Promote Cavities!

We know that many people find comfort in their favorite snacks and treats. Unfortunately, many of these treats contain a lot of sugar, which increases the risk of cavities. In today’s blog, your Tucson, AZ, dentist offers tips on choosing snacks that are good for your smile, and don’t elevate the chances of painful cavities!

Understanding The Connection Between Stress And Bruxism

Did you know that when we experience high levels of stress, this could sometimes increase the chances of bruxism developing? This disorder causes us to grind or clench our teeth, and over time, this pressure could damage smiles and lead to serious complications! In today’s blog, your Tucson, AZ, dentist talks about identifying and treating… Read more »

Ensuring Better Oral Health From Home

Now that we’re spending time inside to help slow the spread of COVID-19, attending routine checkups and cleanings simply isn’t possible. In fact, your Tucson, AZ, dentist is only offering emergency dental care at the moment. Which means taking step to protect your oral health from home is more vital than ever! We have a… Read more »

Stopping Sleep Apnea With Custom Appliance Therapy

If you often feel exhausted during the day, but also suffer from headaches and chronic snoring, then you may be experiencing the common symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Unless treated, this could lead to long-term impacts on your immune system and heart health. Find out how your Tucson, AZ, dentist treats OSA with custom… Read more »

When Should You Be Concerned About TMJ Disorder?

Bruxism occurs when we grind our teeth, damaging portions of our smile and leading to serious consequences. However, there is another jaw joint disorder often related to teeth grinding known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. In today’s blog, your Tucson, AZ, dentist will look at the causes of TMJ, and why your headaches and jaw… Read more »

The Causes Of Teeth Grinding

If you have bruxism, then that means you grind your teeth or clench your jaw on a regular basis, two habits that could damage them and lead to serious oral health trouble. But what causes a person to grind his or her teeth? What treatments can help us stop? In today’s blog, your Tucson, AZ,… Read more »

Better Homecare For Your Children

In our last blog, we discussed how treating cavities to prevent premature tooth loss is important for little smiles. In today’s blog, we would like to continue our discussion on children’s dentistry. Your Tucson, AZ, dentist will look at proper brushing and flossing habits for kids, and the importance of making time for an exam… Read more »