Custom Night Guards: Are They Worth the Money?

I have been recommending night guards to my valued patients with evidence of tooth wear for over 30 years. I truly believe in the benefit of these guards. To me, they are just as important as … [Read more...]

Easier Ways of Saving Money on Dentistry

Many of us have tried to do things ourselves to save money. I know I have. With Youtube and other online research, I have been able to upgrade components in my laptop, I have been able to repair some … [Read more...]

The Start of a Dental Cosmetic Smile Makeover

Dental cosmetic makeovers do change lives. Those who receive a dental cosmetic makeover find confidence, their self-esteem increases, and they smile more as a result. With all this, they may find … [Read more...]

Do I Need A Night Guard?

There are a noticeable number of patients who question the need for a guard. I totally understand. Many are unaware of grinding or clenching during their sleep. However, as a dentist, I can easily see … [Read more...]

Can Whitening Trays and Orthodontic Retainer Trays Be Night Guards?

This may seem like an odd question. This may seem like a very good question. To be honest with you, we are confronted with this situation almost every month. So, I decided to post information on this … [Read more...]

Grinding and Bruxism

Grinding and Bruxism Can Cause Tremendous Damage As I have had the privilege to practice dentistry for over 25 years, I have come to greatly appreciate the effects of grinding and bruxism on the … [Read more...]