We recommend you get several orthodontist consultations and use our checklist when discussing your braces treatment.
Grinding your teeth at night and in your sleep in quite common and should be addressed quickly with your dentist to avoid more severe dental problems down the road. Damage to your teeth due to grinding can lead to expensive dental costs.
Dry mouth syndrome is a condition in which a person does not generate enough saliva in their mouth. Saliva plays an important role in dental health. Lack of saliva can lead to cavities and periodontal disease.
Let’s face it, no matter what we as parents try to do or say to change the way our children view the dentist, kids will almost always fear them. From the “play ground horror stories” that kids exaggerate to one another to the representations of the “dentist as a butcher” in popular cartoons (season 4 …