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What to Do About a Dental Emergency

As much as we’d like to avoid them, dental emergencies can sometimes happen. Dr. Mark Jensen and our team stress the importance of acting quickly to lessen the damage. Of course, it is important to visit our dentist (or a medical doctor) as soon as possible if there is a dental emergency. We are happy to offer the following tips... read more »

Dental Fractures Can Be Caused by Unprotected Night Grinding

If you suspect or have noticed that you grind your teeth while sleeping, you should strongly consider wearing a dental guard in your mouth when you go to bed. This can provide your teeth with the necessary cushion to prevent dental fractures and possible complications from TMJ disorder. Without some form of protection or remediation, the excessive clenching and grinding... read more »

Avoid the Slide Into Tooth Decay by Avoiding Bad Habits

Tooth decay occurs from plaque buildup. Bad habits from what we eat and drink can easily lead to plaque buildup. It’s important to always take note of what we eat and drink, and how much. Some foods are worse than others. Do you eat or drink anything that may be leading you down the path to bad oral hygiene? Test... read more »