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October 18, 2019

TMJ Therapy at Gentle Dental

TMJ or temporomandibular joint connects to the mandible (lower jaw) at the temporal bone, which is located at the lower sides of the skull. TMJ controls several jaw functions. It has an important function of opening and closing your mouth, so chewing is a crucial function of this joint. This area is constantly moving from day […]

October 16, 2019

Cosmetic Services at Gentle Dental

Gentle Dental specializes in a lot of different services. Just one service we offer are cosmetics for teeth. Over time, our teeth can take a beating no matter how much you brush your teeth and floss. Eating food and drinking can really wear away at our teeth and could cause them to look unhygienic. For […]

October 14, 2019

Smoking is Detrimental to your Teeth

Smoking is a terrible habit to have. It causes numerous problems with the lungs, heart, and your oral health. Many are unaware of how detrimental smoking is to the teeth. It can cause complications with gums, teeth, and breath. We recommend seeing a dentist regularly to combat these possible issues, but we also hope you […]

October 11, 2019

When Braces are Necessary

Braces are very common among young adults and teens. However, adults are also candidates for braces. It may not always be obvious when you need braces, so we want to help our readers out on when this orthodontic decision comes up. The best age to take your child to an orthodontist is in their teens. […]

October 9, 2019

Keep Your Teeth Clean of Tartar

Gentle Dental will provide you with the best smiles possible. We take pride in taking care of our clients. One way we urge our clients to keep those smiles as clean as possible is by keeping good hygiene for their own teeth. Over time, plaque and tartar can build up which will damage the teeth […]

September 30, 2019

How Dental Extractions Can Help You

If you are having dental issues caused by wisdom teeth trying to protrude through the gums, when a wisdom tooth is impacted, the tooth will come in at an angle rather than straight through the gum line. As a result, you may experience pain, the tooth may come in unevenly, or the tooth could emerge […]

September 28, 2019

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Correctly?

Brushing your teeth properly isn’t difficult, but it does take some time and attention. Unfortunately, many people think that brushing their teeth and brushing their teeth well are the same thing. Without proper brushing habits, you might find yourself with one or several dental issues. Improper brushing can cause bad breath, cavities, or other oral health […]

September 25, 2019

Great Ways to Maintain Good Oral Health

Maintaining good oral health doesn’t have to be difficult. By simply following certain dental hygiene guidelines, you can have a clean and healthy smile for many years to come. Teeth do much more than simply help you chew food. Your teeth also play a big part in making a good first impression. Keeping your teeth […]

September 22, 2019

3 Reasons To Schedule Regular Teeth Cleanings

You might be surprised to learn that many people think of the dentist as a type of emergency healthcare professional, unless you’re one of those people. However, the dentist isn’t here just to repair your oral health. We also offer preventative oral healthcare as well. Don’t wait until you teeth start to ache to set […]

September 19, 2019

Dental Hygiene Services at Gentle Dental Care

Your teeth do much more than simply helping your chew the food you eat. Teeth also play a big part in the first impression you make when meeting someone new. Therefore, keeping a smile, both bright and healthy, can help improve your confidence in a number of social settings. Additionally, you can maintain your smile’s […]