Why do you clench your teeth?

Why do you clench your teeth?

If you’re noticing headaches, pain in the jaw or face, breakage of fillings or crowns, or wearing down and flattening of teeth, you might be clenching or grinding your teeth. Teeth grinding (also known as bruxism) is usually done in our sleep. However, with added...
Can Brushing Your Teeth Whiten Them?

Can Brushing Your Teeth Whiten Them?

In the world of misconceptions, “teeth being naturally white” has to be ranked in the top 3. We hear from patients often that they brush their teeth every day, but still don’t have perfect pearly white teeth. There are a few reasons for this. Your Teeth Aren’t...
What causes sensitive teeth?

What causes sensitive teeth?

It’s that time of year. Halloween just wrapped up, and we’re still digging through our kids’ rejected candy stash. Thanksgiving and leftover pies are officially done. Now we’re rounding the corner to Christmas, and our teeth are as sensitive as...