Dental Emergencies – First Aid for your mouth and teeth

Knocked out tooth * Keep the tooth moist at all times * Hold the tooth by the crown, not the root * Do NOT scrub the tooth – if dirty, you may rinse it off * If possible, gently insert the tooth back into to socket, if not, place it into a container of milk. * See...

Dental Erosion

We all enjoy eating food and drinking all sorts of beverages! Did you ever wonder why certain foods and/or drinks are better than others when it comes to dental health? When we talk about “dental-friendly” foods, the first variable that typically pops into our mind...

Dental Implants

A dental implant is a replacement for the root of a tooth. Dental implants are made of medical grade titanium. Implants are posts surgically placed into the upper or lower jaw bone. You may want a dental implant if: -You have a missing tooth or teeth. -Your dentures...

The Dentist’s Role in the Management of Sleep Apnea

Definition of Apnea – without breath Sleep Apnea is a condition where you stop breathing while you sleep. – Obstructive Sleep Apnea is where the airway is blocked by the tongue or an enlarged neck constricting the airway. – A person with sleep apnea stops...

The Explosive Truth About Vaping

Vaping is the act of inhaling and exhaling the water vapor produced by an electric device called an e-cigarette or vaporizer. The device delivers a nicotine hit by heating a nicotine-containing propylene glycol (also used in antifreeze) to create an aerosol, usually...