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
Our dental cleanings are so thorough that even if your teeth have lost their luster - as the original Mona Lisa - we can still restore their sparkle and a smooth feel to your teeth.
Your Dental Exam Might Hold Some Clues. Did you know that your teeth, gums and tongue are like indicator lights on your car dashboard? When you get regular exams and cleanings, any “indicator lights” pointing to infection, decay or other unwanted conditions can be detected and even halted in their tracks.
If you’re over the age of forty and have considered cosmetic dental work, you’ll want to know some of the principles behind Anti-Aging Dentistry, also known as Midlife Dentistry. This is a protocol I developed after thirty plus years of experience and training on the best ways to ensure that cosmetic dental work lasts, does not interfere with natural chewing function, or create a structural imbalance leading to pain.