Dry mouth – also called xerostomia – is not a disease, but a symptom of a medical disorder or a side effect of certain medications, such as antihistamines, decongestants, pain killers, diuretics and many others.
Tooth Saving Tips Worthington OH, Central Ohio Endodontics
Tips for saving your teeth with endodontic treatment and what to avoid, from Endodontists in Worthington OH. 614-885-1191
What is Cosmetic Dentistry?
Cosmetic dentistry is more popular than ever and there are options like veneers and teeth whitening that can give you a beautiful, white smile.
What is sleep apnea? How can my dentist help?
If you snore and suffer from sleepless nights you may be suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is caused by a blockage of the airway, resulting in the temporary stoppage of breath during sleep. This often happens with the jaw goes back and the tongue falls into the throat. This decrease in oxygen can have damaging effects on the brain and the cardiovascular system, and can also lead to frequent awakenings or arouses at night which result in the patient being very fatigued during the day. Now there is a solution with sleep apnea dentistry. Your dentist can develop custom sleep appliances to help effectively treat sleep apnea. Sleep appliances place the jaw in a position to help maintain an open airway during sleep. Custom sleep devices are sleek and ergonomically designed with…
How What You Eat Affects Your Teeth
When most of us think of the affect of food on our teeth, we probably think of …
“What Do I Have to Do to Be a Dentist?”
Considering a career as a dentist? We may be biased, but the team at our dental office in Tuscaloosa thinks it’s the best job you could have. Dentists, dental assistants, and dental hygienists are …