Who Can Benefit from an Occlusal Splint?

Who Can Benefit from an Occlusal Splint?

An occlusal splint – also referred to as a “night guard” or “bite guard” – is a dental appliance designed to protect a patient’s teeth from damage that might occur as a result of teeth grinding and/or temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJD). If you suffer from...
Advantages of Dental Sealants

Advantages of Dental Sealants

Dental sealants are an excellent way to protect a person’s teeth from bad bacteria that can lead to cavities. Sealants are most often applied to molars and premolars – those teeth that are most susceptible to decay. Typically comprised of a plastic resin material, a...
Tooth Sensitivity FAQs

Tooth Sensitivity FAQs

If you suffer from sensitive teeth, you already know all too well how uncomfortable it can be. For people with sensitive teeth and gums, a cup of hot coffee or a scoop of ice cream can be enough to trigger a painful reaction. We’ve collected the following list of...
How to Comfort a Teething Baby

How to Comfort a Teething Baby

Teething can be a painful and uncomfortable experience for not only the baby, but the whole family. Your little one can be irritable and restless, and that can mean sleepless nights for your baby and the rest of the family as well. Fortunately, there are some simple...