Cracking Up

Tiny cracks in teeth are common and usually don’t cause problems, but a serious split needs attention. If you’ve ever had a cracked tooth, you know it isn’t any fun.  The crack can cause sharp pain while you chew, sensitivity to hot and cold foods and drinks, and, in some cases, ongoing pain.  But what … read more

The Daily Grind

Chances are you’ve unknowingly done it at one time or another in your life.  And for a small percentage of the population, bruxism (grinding one’s teeth) is a chronic problem — but one with solutions. Bruxism, the medical term for the subconscious, habitual, nonfunctional grinding and gnashing of teeth, is a condition that many adults … read more