How Do You Know if You Have Bruxism?

Have you ever heard of bruxism? It’s a disorder that can occur in otherwise very healthy mouths, consisting of the involuntary grinding or gnashing your teeth, often while sleeping. Because the actual grinding often occurs unconsciously, it can be difficult to catch. But there are some tell-tale signs. If you suspect you may have bruxism, here are some questions you... read more »

A Loose Dental Crown Needs a Dentist’s Care

Dental crowns are typically cemented onto their anchoring abutment with a strong dental adhesive. This creates a strong bond that will endure years or chewing food. Yet there are times when complications from poor oral hygiene or dental trauma can weaken this connection. If your dental crown feels loose you should not delay in seeking dental care from Tier One... read more »