What is Endodontics Blog

Our Endodontics Blog

Ever wonder: What is Endodontics? On our blog, you’ll find all the dental hygiene tips, tricks, and answers you’ve been looking for — everything from more info on Bruxism and Gum Recession to Toothaches and Tobacco Use, plus everything in between.

Common Types Of Bite Problems

Common Types Of Bite Problems

In orthodontics, your "bite" refers to the way your upper and lower jaws and teeth fit together. A malocclusion (which means 'bad bite') happens when the teeth fit together unnaturally or not at all. Common Types of Bite Problems Crossbite – A crossbite is when the...

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Common Causes Of White Spots On The Teeth

Common Causes Of White Spots On The Teeth

Numerous things can cause stains on the tooth teeth, and these stains can come in various colors. Brown and yellow stains are the most common, but you've probably noticed that temporary staining can be the result of brightly colored candy. However, you may not know...

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Deep Gum Pockets

Deep Gum Pockets

Gum pockets are the gaps between the teeth and the gum tissue surrounding them. A small ruler, called a probe, is used to measure the size of these gum pockets. Healthy gums should fit snugly around each tooth, so a typical measurement is between 1-3mm. If tartar or...

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Gum Disease & Heart Disease Link

Gum Disease & Heart Disease Link

It seems that there is always new research connecting poor oral health with overall health problems. Keeping your teeth clean and healthy is important for your dental and overall health, but gum health is equally –– if not more –– important. That’s because gum disease...

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Treatment for Geographic Tongue

Treatment for Geographic Tongue

Being diagnosed with a rare condition is stressful, but understanding the causes, symptoms, and treatment options can help your outlook. The same is true for a rare condition of the mouth called geographic tongue. Fortunately, geographic tongue is not a dangerous...

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