Whether smiling, speaking, or singing, you use the temporomandibular joints (TMJ) every day. The TMJ enables you to move your jaw to perform these actions. But when TMJ disorders occur due to an issue within the jaw or muscles, then TMJ pain may be hard to avoid. Check out our blog post for five daily tips to help with TMJ pain!
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Fluoride is a mineral found in rock, soil, and water. For almost one hundred years, it’s been added to community water systems, mouthwash, and toothpaste! Read our blog post to find out why fluoride is one of the best ways to prevent cavities and protect your teeth.
Did you know that your tooth enamel is the hardest substance in your body? It’s a good thing tooth enamel is strong because it has an important job: protecting your teeth from decay. Check out our blog post for some tips on how to take care of your tooth enamel.
Are you undergoing oral surgery treatment soon? We understand that oral surgery can seem scary and intimidating. However, you have nothing to fear! Sometimes, just knowing what to expect during and after your treatment can help you feel more at ease. Read our blog post for tips on how you can prepare for your oral surgery!
Do you wake up with extreme jaw pain, or hear a strange clicking sound whenever you move your jaw? You might be experiencing TMJ/TMD issues. Although TMJ/TMD are often used interchangeably, they actually mean completely different things. Check out our blog post where we define TMJ, TMD, and discuss how we can treat your jaw pain effectively.
Brushing your teeth twice a day is one of the most important steps you can take to keep your teeth clean and healthy. However, it’s best to practice moderation and not brush too frequently or too aggressively. Read our blog post for our brushing recommendations!
If you’re due to get a tooth extraction, there’s no need to fret. Extractions are routine procedures, and you’ll be kept comfortable as with any other dental procedure. Check out our blog post to learn more about what to expect from your extraction.
No one ever wants to get root canal therapy, but when you need it, you shouldn’t waste time seeking dental treatment in order to protect your smile. Read our blog post to learn about the signs you may need a root canal.
Missing multiple teeth can impact your wellbeing and self-esteem. Dental bridges are a wonderful way to boost the overall appearance and function of your smile. Read our blog post to learn how dental bridges work to restore your smile.
Seastone Dental offers periodontal therapy in Summerville, SC. Check out our blog post to learn about early warning signs of gum disease.