Dental Pain Management and Severe Toothache Relief

What is the best painkiller for toothache relief? If you do develop acute dental pain, the best alternative to managing dental pain is to alternate Ibuprofen and Tylenol every 6 hours. By alternating those two medications, acute dental pain can be managed the best way until you see a dentist for treatment.Most of the time […]

Understanding Cavities

I have no pain with my cavities, do I need to fix them?  Cavities don’t hurt, yet they do keep growing. In the end, cavities could lead to the need for a root canal or the removal of a tooth.  Most cavities do not have any pain or symptoms unless the cavity reaches the middle […]

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Root Canal vs. Extraction: What’s the Difference?

Are you in need of a root canal or a tooth extraction? What exactly is the difference? Continue reading to learn more. You’re at your dental appointment, and you expect it to be a routine checkup. But instead, your latest checkup ends with your dentist telling you that one of your teeth is in pretty […]

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Are Root Canals Safe for Overall Health?

When a cavity reaches the nerve of the tooth, a root canal becomes the last option available to save the tooth. Occasionally, a tooth may die without any signs of a cavity. In both cases, the nerve of the tooth dies and becomes infected. For root canal safety, the bacteria from this nerve death or […]

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5 Top Reasons to see your dentist and hygienist for a safe dental visit during the pandemic

Safe dental visit during the pandemic Here’s what we think you should know if you have an upcoming dental appointment while the recommendation of social distancing is still in place. There is always a chance of being exposed to the virus anywhere you go. In this article, we will summarize the top 5 reasons for […]