Unaddressed Dental Attrition Could Eventually Cause a Toothache

Sometimes what seems like a minor deviation in the alignment of your teeth, can potentially lead to significant dental distress. As the years go by the surface of one tooth can grind excessively on another, wearing down the tooth’s enamel layer. As the dental attrition continues to progress bacterial deposits can start to accumulate in the area, which could lead... read more »

Root Canals: Myths Debunked

When a patient has a severe toothache or swollen gums, their dentist may recommend a root canal. This can be worrisome, but there is no need to fear. There are many misconceptions about root canal therapy. Myth #1: Root canal treatment is painful. Truth: Root canal treatment relieves pain. It does not cause it. This myth started because root canals... read more »