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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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No "Glee" in Tooth Grinding
... Sometimes, mouth pain, soreness and visible damage alert individuals to their grinding habits; other times, a dental professional will notice the evidence of bruxism during an exam or cleaning: tooth sensitivity and telltale wear and tear on the chewing surfaces...

Jaw TMJ
...Such disorders are often accompanied by frequent headaches, neck aches, and in some cases, tooth sensitivity...

Iron Chef Cat Cora Shares a Secret of Her Bright Smile: Tooth Whitening
...Sometimes this whitening gel can cause a temporary tooth sensitivity to hot and cold, but this normally lasts for no more than four days after you stop bleaching your teeth...

Gum Recession Could Shorten the Life of Your Teeth
...Not only does this look unattractive, the recession can also expose teeth to disease and cause tooth sensitivity to temperature changes or biting pressure...

Five Tips for Top-Notch Tooth Brushing
...That’s because stiffer bristles can actually damage soft gum tissue, and over-vigorous brushing can result in gum recession; this may lead to tooth sensitivity and an increased chance of decay...

Taking a Trip Abroad? Do This to Protect Your Dental Health
...So, make an appointment to see your dentist if you notice things like a toothache or tooth sensitivity, unusual spotting on your teeth, or swollen or bleeding gums...

Sensitive Teeth
...Ingredients found in some whitening toothpastes that lighten and/or remove certain stains from enamel, and sodium pyrophosphate, the key ingredient in tartar-control toothpastes, may increase tooth sensitivity...

Jaw Disorders
...Such disorders are often accompanied by frequent headaches, neck aches, and in some cases, tooth sensitivity...