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Common Dental Emergencies

For common dental emergencies, following these tips may help you save the tooth in question: If your tooth is cracked, rinse your mouth out immediately with warm water. Press a cold compress on the area to help keep any swelling down. For toothaches, use warm water to...

How Sealants Help Protect Your Teeth

Your first line of defense to keep your teeth free of decay is regular brushing and flossing. But there are methods of protecting your teeth than can do more. One of these methods is to have dental sealants put onto your molars, the back teeth with the largest chewing...

Hopeless Teeth—Dental Pain and Long Term Solutions

What is a “Terminal Dentition” or Hopeless Teeth? Is There a Solution? Currently in the United States fewer than 2% of dentists are trained in IV dental sedation. Dr. Gibbs as such sees many patients who are very phobic, medically compromised, or embarrassed by their...

Everything You Need To Know About Sensitive Teeth

Is taking even a small sip of hot coffee or a tiny bite of ice cream painful? Do you often wince when you brush or floss? If yes, then you likely have sensitive teeth. Some of the common causes of sensitive teeth include: Tooth cavities (decay) Teeth that have been...

Aging and Dental Care

It is always important to take care of your teeth and maintain excellent dental health. Even though you may be getting up in the years, you don’t have to lose your teeth. When you care for them properly, you can keep your real teeth your whole life. How to Maintain...

TMJ Disorders- Causes and Potential Treatments

A multitude of different factors can lead to the development of TMJ disorders. Like any other joint in the body, the temporomandibular joint can develop arthritis. Stress placed on the joint, whether by acute injury or dislocation, or more chronic stressors such as...