Archive for May, 2015

The Many Faces of Tooth Pain

Many people think that a painful tooth means they need a root canal treatment.  While that is sometimes true, it’s not always the case.  In fact, there are many other reasons that teeth can hurt! Here, we offer a guide to some common types of tooth pain and what that pain may be trying to […]

Is Periodontal Disease Contagious? And Other Questions…

In our practice, we hear many great questions about periodontal disease and gums in general.  So, to help educate our patients better, we have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions for you here: Q:  Is periodontal disease contagious? A:  Yes and no.  The disease, which is an inflammatory response to bacteria under […]