Daytime clenching and nighttime grinding will erode the height of your teeth over time. Most patients we see are not even aware of these habits. Typically, the grinding and clenching is caused by stress. This article has some great tips to help relieve stress, however the first step is becoming aware of the habit
Just like a Swiss Army Knife can't chew food, so should the Swiss Army knife be left to perform functions like popping off bottle caps; tearing bags open; chewing ice or hard candy; gripping rope; cutting threads or any other
Nearly 9000 people injure themselves with a toothpick each year. They should be used sparingly to clean teeth when no other option is available, such as
The muscle we eat with is the strongest muscle in the body. The human bite can exert as much as 600 pounds of pressure. That's why your teeth should be as strong as the muscles of this woman's body. And your bite should be balanced so that equal pressure is applied to all of your teeth.
That's what Orthopedic Dentistry is all about.
Did You Know the Best Time to Treat a Cavity Is When Its Not Hurting? Here’s why: Waiting until a cavity hurts can lead to more extensive work One of the best ways to prevent a root canal is to fill a cavity when it’s small