Root Canal Pain: Tips and Advice for Patients
Pain after a root canal is common and quite manageable. Here is some advice and common sense tips on reducing soreness after endodontic treatment.
TMJ Disorder Pain and Headaches
TMJ disorders can cause jaw pain as well as earaches and headaches. Let’s discuss the signs and symptoms of this dental health condition.
Behavioral Therapy for Sleep Apnea
Dr. J. Brent Gorrell offers behavioral therapy to treat sleep apnea and improve sleeping patterns for his patients.
History of Toothpaste
Dr. J. Brent Gorrell’s patients can learn more about the history of toothpaste, and how it became the oral hygiene product we’ve come to rely…
Understanding the Stages of Tooth Decay
Dr. J. Brent Gorrell discusses the stages of tooth decay and how restorative dentistry can address cavities before they worsen.
Aggressive Tooth Brushing Can Damage Teeth and Gums
Brushing your teeth too forcefully can lead to tooth damage and gum recession. Let's consider proper oral hygiene practices.
Common Causes of Poor Gum Health
There are plenty of things that can cause periodontal disease and gum recession. Let's consider some of these causes and how they can be addressed.
What Are the Heath Benefits of Tongue Scrapers?
A tongue scraper can help improve your breath and lead to a cleaner and fresher mouth. Let's go over the benefits of tongue scraping.
The Symptoms of TMJ Disorders: What Patients Should Know
TMJ disorders can cause a number of serious health and wellness issues. Let's note the signs, symptoms, and risk factors.
Why Are My Teeth Sensitive When I Chew?
Sometimes biting and chewing can cause serious tooth sensitivity and dental pain. Let's consider what causes this and what can be done about it.