What You Need To Know About Canker Sores

What You Need To Know About Canker Sores

Though canker sores are often confused with cold sores or fever blisters that are contagious, canker sores are not able to be spread to someone else. Canker sores are a problem that nearly everyone will deal with at some point in life. Here’s the difference between these commonly confused medical conditions: Cold sores and fever […]

My Tooth Hurts! Will I Need a Root Canal?

My Tooth Hurts! Will I Need a Root Canal?

When all the tissue inside your tooth (pulp chamber) dies, including the nerve, the pain may be acute, even excruciating! Many times the pain goes away temporarily, but the infection does not. And when this occurs, you will need a root canal to treat the infection so that your tooth can be saved. But now […]

Flossing Makes Healthy Teeth, Whether You Like it or Not

You’ve probably heard it before, most people have: “brush your teeth after every meal and don’t forget to floss.” But surprisingly, despite the constant nagging by dentists and orthodontists, most people don’t floss. Flossing is entirely beneficial, ranging from a healthy smile to fresher breath while the disadvantages aren’t so pretty, and if you floss […]