Do you wake up with frequent headaches? Do you ever experience pain or tenderness in your jaw? Did you know you might be suffering from bruxism, or grinding your teeth at night? While this may not seem like a big deal, clenching and grinding your teeth can cause many problems such as wear, headaches, tooth pain, and jaw joint issues. Your trusted team at Wilmington Family Dental discusses which factors can cause bruxism in Wilmington.
Wilmington Family Dental Blog
October 14, 2016
Everything in your life can seem perfectly fine and then get turned on its head. You’re driving like you do every day, and then your transmission suddenly breaks. Your car, which you hardly gave a second thought to, is now your number one concern and can impact your whole life. The same can be said for oral cancer. Everything can seem normal until that one diagnosis, and then your whole life can change. Your dentist in Wilmington can help you not be caught off guard. (more…)
July 23, 2016
In-office teeth whitening at Wilmington Family Dental renews your tooth color by up to 10 full shades. Think how that can boost your confidence! Learn why teeth stain and why in-office teeth whitening works better than over the counter products. (more…)
June 6, 2016
Who should you trust for your smile makeover? Wilmington Family Dental has the technical expertise and creative vision for your outstanding smile makeover. (more…)
May 3, 2016
You’ve got to take the good news with the bad news—or so the saying goes. For example, perhaps at one of your regular dental checkups your Wilmington dentist at Wilmington Family Dental reports that you have a cavity. That’s the bad news. The good news, however, is that your cavity can now be repaired with a tooth-colored filling. Gone are the days when you had to tolerate a dark spot in your smile in order to treat tooth decay. Tooth-colored fillings offer a number of advantages over silver fillings. Let’s take a look at some of the differences between these two types of restorative options.
March 28, 2016
No matter how hard you try to care for your teeth, there may come a time when you need a restorative dentist in Wilmington. Restorative dentistry is needed to repair areas of the teeth that have become damaged or injured. Using an array of restorative techniques and procedures, a restorative dentist is able to repair the damage while restoring the function of the tooth to prevent additional damage.
March 25, 2016
The words “root canal therapy” frighten you, but they needn’t. In fact, this traditional dental restoration relieves pain and infection and breathes new life into damaged teeth. Root canal therapy is comfortable and takes just 2 short visits to the professional team at Wilmington Family Dental in Winthrop. (more…)
February 8, 2016
Remember the time you were enjoying a day of carefree shopping at the Surreal Boutique on Church Street? Everything was perfect until you were checking out and the adorable clerk at the front counter hit you with her bad breath. It was all you could do to try not to cringe while you finished your transaction. What if this was you? Does your breath have even your most devoted family and friends running the other direction? A dentist in Wilmington, MA has the solution for you.
January 1, 2016
Smile gaps wreck appearance and oral function. Keep your smile at its best with dental crowns and bridges from Wilmington Family Dental.
Failing or missing teeth change appearance and oral health and function. When natural tooth structure is lacking, dental crowns and bridges from Wilmington Family Dental restore smiles to healthy function and bright aesthetics. (more…)
December 14, 2015
As your dentist in Wilmington, my first priority is always your dental health. As such, you could say I’m focused first and foremost on preventive care — that is, stopping oral problems before they get the chance to start. But to do that, I need a little help from you. When you schedule and maintain your twice-annual appointments to Wilmington Family Dental, we can do our part to help you keep your teeth healthy today, tomorrow and for years to come.