Over the years, your teeth take a lot of damage. The foods we eat can stain them, and we are constantly exposing them to various materials that can cause damage to your enamel. Tobacco use is another major cause of tooth discoloration, or drinking coffee or red wine. Or you could be lacking certain vitamins,… Read more »
Category: General Dentistry
We only hear about wisdom teeth when there are issues with them. They don’t appear to do too much good even when they are healthy. So why do we have them? If we are evolving, are our mouths as well? It is easier to recognize if there are issues with your wisdom teeth if you… Read more »
Many people view their dental health as primarily cosmetic. If they are able to hide a problem, then maybe it doesn’t matter. They do this with a different smile or a different manner of speech. And some others think that the health of the mouth is localized. They think that oral health only affects the… Read more »
Periodontal disease is very common in patients in the United States, with some estimates placing 50% of Americans over 30 suffering from some extent of the disease. The technology to help this condition is not only available, but it is affordable as well! Nobody should be alarmed or frightened of simple gum grafts. Today, your… Read more »
Broken teeth are more commonplace than people imagine. Because they put the thought out of their mind, people also tend to lack a general preparedness for this event. Being knowledgeable about how to handle yourself in an emergency dental situation can save you time and money (and teeth) in the long run. Today, your Austin,… Read more »
TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, is a common oral health concern. This could lead to serious trouble for your oral health, including trouble opening and closing your mouth. However, your Austin, MN, dentists can offer relief with a custom-made oral appliance. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how we stop TMJ disorder.
At home, you need to take action to control plaque and help safeguard your teeth against common issues like tooth decay and gum disease. Doing so not only keeps your smile whole, but helps maintain fresh breath and bright teeth. In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will talk about how to properly brush and… Read more »
When you see us twice a year for a checkup, you’re helping your smile stay strong, bright, and free of serious oral health issues, including periodontal disease! In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists talk about how a checkup is so vital for the smiles of children and adults, and we look at what to… Read more »
TMJ disorder, often referred to as TMD, could be caused by several factors and without treatment, could be linked to complications like headaches and even teeth grinding. Fortunately, your Austin, MN, dentists know how to diagnose and treat issues like TMD, restoring the health and comfort of your smile with a custom oral appliance.
A checkup and cleaning are crucial for keeping smiles of all ages healthy and strong. However, as an adult you also need to see us for an oral cancer screening. If you haven’t scheduled one yet, we urge you to do so soon! In today’s blog, your Austin, MN, dentists will explain the importance of… Read more »