Addressing an Abscess

Damage to your tooth, whether it is from trauma or disease needs to be addressed by a dentist as soon as possible. Even a small crack in your tooth, which can easily be missed during an exam, or even by an x-ray can allow bacteria to penetrate the tooth and create an infection.  Your dentist can fix this problem with... read more »

How Can You Recognize Gum Recession?

Have you noticed that your teeth are looking longer? Are your gums red or swollen? If you notice these or similar issues, you could be dealing with a serious condition known as gum recession. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to avoid and address this problem. However, please note that individuals with gum recession may not have... read more »

A Toothache Should Not Be Taken Lightly

If you feel pain in a particular tooth or an ache deep in your gums it should not be taken lightly. A common toothache is almost always a warning sign of a serious problem. Trauma from a fall or blow to the face might injure the root of the tooth, or the periodontal ligaments that anchoring it in the socket.... read more »