4 Reasons You Should Never Ignore Tooth Pain

Pain is the body’s way of telling us that something is wrong. When we ignore it, especially if it is coming from a highly sensitive area, like the mouth, we risk serious injury or illness. If you experience tooth pain, your body could be warning you of an oral health problem that needs to be addressed right away. We urge you to listen to your body because persistent tooth pain is not normal, and ignoring it could have serious consequences.

Top 7 Dental Emergencies & How To Avoid Them

When was the last time you visited our office for an oral hygiene examination? If it has been longer than six months, then you are due for a visit. We also encourage you to schedule any recommended treatment that you may have postponed. Delaying dental care can lead to serious complications with your oral health. While dental emergencies can occur at any time, they are more common in patients who have delayed receiving dental care. It can be overwhelming to deal with a dental emergency. Read on to learn more about what is considered a dental emergency and how to help prevent it from occurring.

Are Your Teeth Sensitive?

Summer is here, and we are feeling the heat! Have you been avoiding cold treats and drinks this summer because they bother your teeth? If extremely cold temperatures touching your teeth make your cringe, you are experiencing one of the common symptoms of tooth sensitivity. You may also experience tooth sensitivity when drinking something hot, brushing your teeth, or flossing them. While many of us experience this sensation from time to time, it should not be happening frequently. Continue reading to learn what tooth sensitivity could be telling you about your oral health.