Care Tips

Denture Care

Did you know that you can prolong the usefulness of your dentures by following easy steps to keep them in good condition and allowing you to use them for years before replacing them?  

How to Avoid Teeth Grinding at Night

If you think that you are the only person who grinds their teeth at night, you are mistaken.

This problem is prominent in thousands of individuals, so you are not alone. Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism and is an easily treatable condition.

How Do You Get an Abscessed Tooth?

How do you get an abscessed tooth? Everyone knows that having an abscessed tooth really hurts.

Some of the main questions that patients ask us are how do you get an abscessed tooth, and how is it treated?

How Do I Eat With Dentures?

How to eat with dentures?

Eating with dentures can be a difficult task, especially if you are just starting out. However, you can overcome this by taking things slowly and giving yourself time to learn how to adapt to them. Like with everything in life, wearing dentures takes practice.

Can Silver Fillings be Replaced with White Fillings?

If you’ve just discovered that you need a filling or that one of your old fillings needs to be replaced, you may want to consider the use of white fillings.

What are the Little White Spots on My Teeth?
Everyone wants that perfect smile, which means having perfectly straight teeth that are pearly white.
Do Energy Drinks Rot Your Teeth?
Do energy drinks rot your teeth? Drinking an energy drink is intended to improve overall performance in everyday activities. But at what cost?
Why Do I Hear Clicking in My Jaw?
Clicking in the jaw is sometimes referred to as Temporomandibular Joint disorder (TMJ Disorder). The temporomandibular joint is the joint that connects both the lower jaw and the temporal bone.
What is a Porcelain Dental Crown?
What is a porcelain crown? The most common form of crowns used today are porcelain crowns, but sometimes metal crowns are used in certain circumstances.
What is a Fixed Bridge for Teeth?
What is a fixed bridge for teeth? This is a dental appliance that can be cemented against existing teeth, to replace missing teeth.
How Do You Stop Receding Gums?
How do you stop receding gums? Gum recession is a common dental problem many people develop, and if caught early, your dentist can help you prevent further problems. Newman Family Dental offers periodontal treatments that can repair these problems.