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How Do I Know When It Is Time for a Mouth Guard?

Posted July 02, 2021

3 Minute Read:  There are many reasons why people grind their teeth, especially at night, and excessive tension can lead to jaw disorders called temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) and tooth problems.  Bruxism is the disorder that causes people to grind their teeth. Your dentist will look at certain factors to determine whether it is time […]

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5 Reasons to Get a Night Mouth Guard

Posted November 30, 2020

2 Minute Read: If your dentist suggests you can benefit from a night mouth guard, you might want to listen to them. Dentists don’t recommend this piece of equipment to everyone, and if they are suggesting one for you, there is a specific reason for it. A night mouth guard is required for people who […]

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How to Choose the Right Night Guard

Posted April 30, 2020

It was 1927 in Madison Square Garden, and boxer Mike McTigue was comfortably coasting towards a victory against his opponent, Jack Sharkey.  Yet, headlines later that night would end with McTigue’s defeat from a mouth injury. Future boxers paid attention, and mouth protection via the mouth guard became an essential part of this sport.  Dentists […]

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Acute vs. Chronic Toothache: When to See Your Dentist

Posted March 01, 2019

The nagging pain of a toothache can affect your daily routine from chewing to overall comfort. Without the necessary treatment, a toothache can worsen and potentially develop into a more severe condition. If you are experiencing tooth pain, you may need to schedule an appointment with your dentist to alleviate the discomfort and treat the […]

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