What is Teeth Grinding and How Do I Stop?

What is Teeth Grinding and How Do I Stop?

Teeth grinding (which dentists call bruxism) is the process of clenching or grinding teeth together, it is common in children and adults. People can experience teeth grinding at night or during the day. Grinding teeth in sleep can be more difficult to detect or treat,...
What is Malocclusion and How Do You Fix It?

What is Malocclusion and How Do You Fix It?

A malocclusion is simply a word that dentists use to describe a bad bite – essentially meaning you have crooked teeth. The term comes from the Latin words ‘malus’ (meaning ‘bad’) and ‘occlus’ (which translates to ‘shut up’). There are several types of...

What to Do If You Have Black Teeth

If you have just noticed that you have a black tooth you might be worried, but the first thing to do is not to panic. When you have a black tooth the best thing to do is to contact a dental professional – who can assess the situation. Luckily, even the more...

8 Ways to Prevent Bad Teeth That Everyone Can Do!

If you are dreading going to the dentist then you might not have the best habits when it comes to dental care. Unfortunately, feeling something might be wrong and not seeking treatment is a common occurrence for people who are nervous patients.  We specialise in...

The Best Braces Colours For Mental and Oral Health

There is no need for boring braces if you want to have something more colourful. There are many multicoloured train track braces, rubber bands and even wires to make the process of your dental treatment more exciting. You might consider it a bit of fun in the...

Why Do I Have Sore Gums?

There are several reasons people develop sore gums. Usually, these can be prevented with proper dental care. You might have sore gums in one area or multiple sections of your mouth, so gums at the back of the mouth may feel fine while the front gums feel sore. Gums...

How to Get Rid of Wisdom Tooth Pain

Wisdom tooth pain affects many people can include quite mild to severe symptoms. Pain can be felt at the back of the mouth on both the top or the bottom, where the wisdom teeth form. Sometimes, one tooth will cause pain and sometimes multiple teeth will hurt at once....

What is Halitosis? Causes and Treatments

Halitosis, or bad breath, is a condition that is common and will mostly respond to home treatments. The often embarrassing condition gets its name from the Latin word ‘Hallitus’ (which translates to ‘Breath’) and the English word ‘Osis’ (which denotes a process or...