What Should You Do If You Think You May Have Bruxism?

If you suffer from bruxism, how would you know? Bruxism is a sleeping disorder that often goes unnoticed, given the difficulty in spotting symptoms. What should you do if you think you may have bruxism? To help answer that question, ask yourself the following: – Look for indentations and irregular markings on your tongue. –… Read more »

Are You Looking for the Flawless Smile?

Are you looking for the flawless smile? Cleaning your teeth should be a task that everyone undertakes in order to preserve a happy smile with optimum oral health. Likewise, if you do not clean your orthodontic treatments, including your braces, they will not be able to function or serve you correctly. Listed below are some… Read more »

Root Canal Therapy: What You Should Know

Is there a particular dental treatment you’re interested in avoiding? If so, what is it? If you thought of root canal therapy, you’re not alone–but did you know that there are several misconceptions about this treatment? For instance, have you been told that root canal therapy is a painful treatment? If so, we have good… Read more »

Different Versions of Dental Floss Can Help Efficiently Clean Between Teeth

The American Dental Association recommends flossing your teeth each evening, preferably after you are done eating for the day. This is important for removing food material and plaque from between teeth and along the gumline. Not only will this help maintain the health of your gums, but it will also reduce your chances of suffering… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Effectively Improve a Smile Suffering from Chronic Staining Issues

Chronic staining issues from dark beverages, certain foods and tobacco use can be socially embarrassing. This can have an even more significant impact if you work in a career field that calls for frequent person-to-person interaction. To address a problem of this magnitude, our dentists might recommend installing dental veneers onto each tooth in your… Read more »

Having Your Wisdom Teeth Extracted Helps Prevent Further Complications

The human jaw has gradually changed and adapted over the course of millions of years. One of the vestigial remnants handed down by our ancestors is the presence of third molars. More commonly known as wisdom teeth, they are unnecessary molars lingering deep within the gum tissues at the back of your mouth. In late… Read more »

You Can Help Prevent Cavities from Developing on Back Teeth with Dental Sealants

The permanent molars and premolars in the rear of your mouth are called upon to do a significant amount of chewing and grinding. These teeth are made even more efficient for the task at hand thanks to textures in the tooth enamel along the biting surfaces. For some people, these natural pits and fissures can… Read more »

Invisalign®Can Give You a Great Smile for a Great First Impression

Do you feel like people are paying more attention to your mouth than the words that are coming out of it due to crooked teeth? Let in , help fix your smile. Our Invisalign® line of braces are perfect for those who looking to straighten their teeth without having traditional metal braces. Everyone should able… Read more »

Side Effects of Age on Your Teeth

As you get older, there are a few things you should do to keep your teeth healthy and strong. You see, several factors can actually influence your oral health, and as you get older, you’ll be more likely to deal with these problems. Fortunately, there are several symptoms you can watch for and a few… Read more »

How Braces Work

If your teeth are crooked or if you have a misaligned bite, Dr. Najjar may recommend braces in , . An orthodontic exam will be performed and our orthodontist will take impressions of your teeth, take photos of your teeth and face, and take X-rays of your mouth and head. Your treatment plan will be… Read more »