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I'm Pregnant. Can I Get a Dental X-ray?

Posted on 7/1/2024 by Timothy H. Kindt DDS
Congratulations on your pregnancy! This exciting time brings many questions, including concerns about your health and well-being. One common concern is whether it's safe to get a dental X-ray while pregnant. Understanding the Concerns The primary concern with X-rays during pregnancy is the potential exposure of the developing baby to radiation. While the amount of radiation used in dental X-rays is minimal, it's understandable to be cautious. Addressing Your Concerns Dental X-rays...
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What Are Snaggleteeth?

Posted on 6/15/2024 by Timothy H. Kindt DDS
You may have heard teeth referred to by a lot of nicknames, but you might not be familiar with the term snaggletooth. Depending on where snaggleteeth are located, they can simply be a nuisance, or they can create issues for your smile as well as your bite. Here is some information about what snaggleteeth are and how our dentist treats them. About Snaggleteeth We use the term snaggletooth when we see a tooth that is not in alignment with our other teeth. It may protrude from your other...
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What Are 3 Causes of Teeth Bruxism?

Posted on 6/3/2024 by Timothy H. Kindt DDS
Teeth grinding or clenching is a common condition affecting many people nationwide. Also known as bruxism, it is characterized by repetitive grinding or clenching of teeth, which often happens involuntarily. While occasional teeth grinding may not cause significant harm, chronic bruxism can cause dental complications and discomfort. Here are three common causes of teeth bruxism to help you manage and treat the condition effectively. Stress and Anxiety The leading cause of teeth bruxism is...
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Mouthwash Can Sanitize Your Toothbrush Right Now!
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Sleepwalking Through Life - How Reducing Stress Can Decrease Your Bruxism Problems
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Can a Health Savings Account Be Used for Dental?
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Can Dental Implants Be Done in One Day?
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Effective Flossing Methods
3/15/2024
Drinking Fruit Juice Is Just as Good as Eating Fruit, Right?
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Can I Whiten My Teeth at Home, or Should I See a Professional?
2/15/2024
Can I Chew Gum With Dentures?
2/2/2024
Why Should I Wear a Night Guard?
1/15/2024
Why Those Twice Yearly Dental Checkups Are So Important
1/2/2024
Common Mistakes People Make When Experiencing A Toothache
12/15/2023
Symptoms of Dental Caries in Adults
12/1/2023
My Baby Doesn't Have Teeth Yet. Should I Be Worried?
11/15/2023
Connections Between Oral Health And Hormonal Changes In Women
11/1/2023
When To Consider Surgical Orthodontics
10/31/2023
Dental Crowns Vs. Dental Implants
10/15/2023
What To Do If Your Tooth Cracks Until You See A Dentist
9/25/2023
Genetic Testing And Your Dental Health
9/11/2023
Habits That Can Maintain White Teeth
8/21/2023
Electric Toothbrush vs. Manual Toothbrush. Which Is The Best For Improving Dental Health?
8/7/2023
Which Oral Issues Does Oral Surgery Address?
7/24/2023
Now That I Have Received Dental Bridges, How Long Will They Last?
7/10/2023
Dental Care For Patients With HIV/Aids
6/19/2023
When Should I Have My Child Evaluated For Wisdom Teeth Extraction
6/5/2023
Bitter Taste: Possible Causes And Treatment Options
5/22/2023
How Do I Know That I Might Need A Root Canal?
5/8/2023
How composite bonding compares to veneers
4/24/2023
Are There Dangers to Oral Health on Metals Pose and Oral Piercings?
4/10/2023
What Is A Dental Bridge?
3/20/2023
What Are Impacted Canines And How Does A Dentist Treat Them?
3/6/2023
Problems with Settling for a Boil and Bite Mouthguard for Sports
2/20/2023
Oral Health Myths About Braces
2/6/2023
Are Oral Piercings Safe?
1/23/2023
Dental curing lights
1/9/2023
What Is The Best Way To Handle A Topical Cavity?
12/19/2022
Snoring is Not a Noise to Ignore
12/5/2022
Best Dental Care Tips during Pregnancy
11/21/2022
Tips for Brightening Your Smile
11/7/2022
What Is a Head and Neck Exam?
10/24/2022
Who Is At Risk Of Tooth Decay?
10/10/2022
These Are the Different Types of Dentists
9/19/2022
FAQs On Bone Grafting - A Dentist Offers Answers!
9/5/2022
How to Choose The Right Toothbrush
8/22/2022
Role Of An Oral Surgeon In Dentistry
8/8/2022
Five Key Things to Look For When Visiting a Dental Clinic
7/18/2022
Treats for a child with braces
7/4/2022
Effect of Oral Contraceptives on Your Oral Health
6/20/2022
What Are The Benefits Of Getting Fillings?
6/6/2022
How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth
5/23/2022
When Your Permanent Teeth Come In
5/9/2022
The Connection Between Alzheimers Disease and Dental Health
4/25/2022
Learn How Teeth Grinding Will Affect Your Overall Well Being
4/11/2022
Do I need a root canal?
3/21/2022
What is Maxillofacial Surgery, and Who Can Benefit Most From It?
3/7/2022
How does your diet impact your health
2/21/2022
Ask Us About Denture-Stabilization Implants
2/7/2022
Whats the best way to whiten my teeth?
1/24/2022
Water Flossing vs. Traditional Flossing What Is the Difference?
1/10/2022
Are dental x-rays safe?
12/23/2021
Energy Drinks and Your Teeth
12/10/2021
All You Need to Know About Sedation Dentistry
11/22/2021
Improving Smiles Through Gum Line Contouring
11/8/2021
What is the procedure for prosthodontics?
10/25/2021
Your Kids Will Love Brushing Their Teeth With These Tips
10/11/2021
Whitening Your Teeth Can Have Professional Benefits
9/21/2021
Is Your Oral Health As Important to You As Your Physical Health?
9/6/2021
Signs You Could Need a Frenectomy
8/23/2021
Are Natural Sugars As Bad for Your Teeth As Processed Sugars?
8/9/2021
Why Do Some People Need Medication to Handle Their Sensitive Teeth
7/26/2021
How Bad Oral Health Can Lead To Chronic Headaches and Ear Pain
7/12/2021
Do Teeth Last a Lifetime with Proper Care?
6/21/2021
Snacks Can Ruin a Healthy Mouth
6/7/2021
How to Keep Your Oral Health Optimal
5/24/2021
What Makes Some Toothbrushes Better Than Others?
5/10/2021
What is Malocclusion and How it Affects Your Oral Health
4/26/2021
Gum Recession Facts and What to do About It
4/12/2021
Which Dental Health Problems Could Become Deadly?
3/22/2021
What Happens If You Swallow Your Braces Bracket
3/8/2021
Treatment for Dental Cavities
2/22/2021
Dental Veneers are More Than Just Cosmetic
2/8/2021
What Causes Stained Teeth?
1/25/2021
Nighttime Tips for Boosting Your Dental Health
1/11/2021
Can You Ignore Dental Gaps?
12/21/2020
Always Ask Questions When You Come to See Us for a Visit
12/7/2020
Postpartum Dental Appointments Are Incredibly Important
11/16/2020
How Allergies Can Impact Your Oral Health
11/9/2020
Why Does My Tongue Have Strange Patches On It?
10/19/2020
Even a Single Original Tooth Makes Dentures More Stable
10/5/2020
Why Does Biting Down Suddenly Hurt?
9/21/2020
Does the Shape of Your Toothbrush Head Matter?
9/7/2020
Factors That Determine if You Can Keep Your Wisdom Teeth
8/24/2020
What is Oral Leukoplakia and Do I Need to Worry About It?
8/10/2020
How Your Dental Health Affects the Rest of Your Body
7/27/2020
Are Mouthwash Strips Good for Your Teeth and Gums?
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How Your Dental Health Affects the Rest of Your Body
7/7/2020
What to Do if You Develop Aggressive Periodontitis
6/22/2020
How Can You Tell if Your Tooth Has a Cavity?
6/8/2020
Why Whitening Trays at Our Office Are More Effective Than Any Drug Store Options
5/29/2020
How an Untreated Thyroid Issue Could Affect Your Oral Health
5/15/2020
Filling Procedures Are More Advanced Than Ever
4/25/2020
What You Need to Have in Your Emergency Dental Kit
4/15/2020
Did You Realize an Extraction is Traumatic?
3/25/2020
Dangers of Not Brushing After Breakfast
3/15/2020
Specialty Bottled Water Vs Tap Water: Which is Better
2/29/2020
Snacks That Can Increase Your Oral Health
2/15/2020
Poor Oral Health Can Make You Constantly Fatigued
1/25/2020
How Protein Boosts Your Oral Health
1/15/2020
The Best Flossing Techniques Make Flossing Not Painful
12/25/2019
1:Sharing a Toothbrush is Never a Good Idea
12/15/2019
Why Talk to Us if You Have Allergies
11/25/2019
What Options We Can We Offer for Sensitive Teeth
11/15/2019
Could a Fun Toothpaste Flavor Spice Up Your Brushing Routine?
10/25/2019
How Can One Side of Your Jaw Hurt but Not the Other?
10/15/2019
Dangers You Need to Know About Toothpicks
9/25/2019
How a Cleaning in Our Dental Office Differs from Yours At Home
9/15/2019
Causes of Dental Pit Stains Can Be What You Eat
8/25/2019
If the Bumps on Your Tongue Go Away, is That the Sign of a Problem?
8/15/2019
Can You Brush Too Often?
7/23/2019
Best Options for Handling a Fear of the Dental Chair
7/13/2019
Is Brushing Your Teeth for Too Long a Real Problem?
6/25/2019
How to Protect Teeth When You Get Sick
6/15/2019
Why You Should Expect to Drool More with a New Set of Dentures
5/25/2019
You Need to Make Sure Your Teeth are Healthy Prior to Whitening
5/15/2019
Eggs Can Give You Better Oral Health
4/25/2019
Easy Ways of Boosting Your Daily Calcium Intake
4/15/2019
Sterilization Methods We Can Use for Our Tools
3/25/2019
How Exercise Impacts Your Oral Health
3/15/2019
Bruxism Can Affect You for Years to Come if Left Untreated
2/25/2019
Best Restorative Options for Chipped Teeth
2/15/2019
Types of Implants That Can Restore a Lost Tooth
1/25/2019
Top Restorative Procedures For Your Teeth
1/15/2019
Where Do Dental Pit Stains Originate?
12/25/2018
Where Can Bacteria from Your Mouth Migrate To?
12/15/2018
Why You Should Look Forward to It If You Need a Root Canal
11/30/2018
What You Drink Can Ruin Your Breath
11/20/2018
Is Chewing Gum Actually Helpful for Improving Oral Health?
10/25/2018
Is Brushing and Flossing Different with a Bridge?
10/15/2018
Best Options to Drink for a Healthy Mouth
9/23/2018
Besides Flossing, How Can You Get Items Out from Between Your Teeth?
9/13/2018
Greens You Want to Eat for Improved Oral Health
8/30/2018
Good Oral Health Saves You Time and Money
8/20/2018
Signs Your Tooth May Be Decaying from the Inside
7/20/2018
How Dental Chips Can Ruin Your Oral Health
7/10/2018
Do Dental Bridges Need Any Special Cleaning?
6/23/2018
Do Canker Sores Damage Your Oral Health?
6/13/2018
Foods That Make Your Breath Smell Better
5/23/2018
Flossing Needs to Be Done Gently
5/13/2018
Is There Any Reason to Fear Having a Cavity Filled?
4/25/2018
How to Keep Dental Bonding Looking Like New
4/15/2018
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