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What is Lock Jaw and What Causes It?

What is Lock Jaw and What Causes It?

Feb 7, 2022Lockjaw or trismus is a condition that causes limited movement in the TMJ (jaw joint), making it difficult or impossible to open your mouth.
Does Clove Oil Really Work for Toothaches?

Does Clove Oil Really Work for Toothaches?

Feb 7, 2022Clove oil works for easing toothache symptoms and sensitive teeth. It’s still included in products that dentists use today.
What Is A Crossbite & How Do You Correct It

What Is A Crossbite & How Do You Correct It

Feb 7, 2022With a crossbite, teeth overlap each other improperly, causing the upper and lower arches of teeth to cross instead of following a steady, consistent curve.
What is an Overbite & How is it Corrected?

What is an Overbite & How is it Corrected?

Feb 7, 2022Overbites happen when teeth overlap excessively at the front of your smile. An overbite is when your upper front teeth hide your lower front teeth from view.
What is an Underbite: Everything You Need to Know

What is an Underbite: Everything You Need to Know

Feb 7, 2022Underbite causes can range from genetics to childhood habits. Knowing how to correct an underbite typically begins with meeting an orthodontic specialist.
What is Tartar & How to Remove It

What is Tartar & How to Remove It

Feb 7, 2022Tartar is the hard buildup on your teeth that comes from soft plaque that calcifies if it isn’t removed with brushing and flossing every day.
What are Mandibular Tori?

What are Mandibular Tori?

Feb 7, 2022Mandibular tori (tori bone) is a bony overgrowth just inside the floor of the mouth on the tongue-side surface of the mandibular bone (lower jaw.)
Root Canal Procedure: What to Expect, Step-By-Step & Cost

Root Canal Procedure: What to Expect, Step-By-Step & Cost

Feb 7, 2022A root canal procedure (endodontic treatment) is one of the last lines of defense when it comes to tooth preservation.