Finding the Right Fit Mouthguards protect your teeth, tongue, gums, and cheeks from trauma—like a wayward slapshot or a rough tumble on the mat. Sports mouthguards are required in many sports, contact and noncontact. A mouthguard is a dental appliance used to protect dental health, whether you’re enjoying an athletic activity or trying to break […]
What to Do for TMJ Flare-Ups
We use our facial muscles a lot. Smiling, chewing, laughing, and talking are generally positive experiences, but when you have a jaw disorder like TMJ it can make those everyday things painful. TMJ pain usually tends to come and go, manifesting as a flare-up that fades away after a few days. People with more extreme […]
Can My Broken Tooth Be Saved?
According to the Canadian Dental Association, 84% of Canadians report their oral health as good or excellent. That, however, does not include the need for emergency dental care such as a broken tooth. A broken tooth can turn your smile upside down. But wait, there is hope to save it with a quick visit to […]