Are You Suffering from TMJ?

Are You Suffering from TMJ?

While many people associate pain in the jaw with dental problems, it’s not necessarily tooth or gum infections, but rather problems with the temporomandibular joint – TMJ, for short. The TMJ is the joint where your mandible – the lower part of your jaw – connects to...
What does your Toothache Mean?

What does your Toothache Mean?

Ouch! Is that a toothache? Most of us tend to schedule dental visits only when we have an immediate need, such as tooth pain. Unfortunately, pain is the body’s response to a problem, by the time the patient feels pain, a problem that may have been easy to treat may...
Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive Teeth

Teeth can grow sensitive for many reasons, one of them being age. As we age our enamel wears away leaving dentin exposed which can react with a jolting pain with hot or cold contact. If you have sensitive teeth, certain activities, such as brushing, flossing, eating,...