Archive:  2021

12
Nov
2021

Are Wisdom tooth extractions necessary?

by Riverside Heights Dental November 12th, 2021 in Dental Services
Wisdom tooth extractions are not necessary for everyone. If you fall into this category, congratulations on your good fortune! However, for many, they are necessary to prevent ongoing problems, or problems in the future.
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20
Sep
2021

Can TMJ or TMD be the cause of my splitting headaches?

by Riverside Heights Dental September 20th, 2021 in Dental Services
Teeth Grinding (bruxism) or jaw clenching are common causes of TMD. Dental appliances called night guards, or bruxing guards help ease the tension in your jaw and relieve pain.
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17
Jul
2021

5 dental care tips for the elder

by Riverside Heights Dental July 17th, 2021 in Dental Health
Dental care such as brushing, flossing, staying hydrated and scheduling regular appointments become more important as we age.
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18
May
2021

What is the difference between store-bought and custom mouth guards?

by Riverside Heights Dental May 18th, 2021 in Dental Services
Custom mouth guards are professionally fitted by a trained dentist specifically for an individual’s mouth and teeth. This makes them much more comfortable to wear.
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29
Apr
2021

What are the advantages of digital x-rays?

by Riverside Heights Dental April 29th, 2021 in Dental Services
Most people would agree that making dental care easier is a welcomed change. In the world of dentist technology, that comes in the form of digital x-rays.
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29
Apr
2021

How long does it take to get used to new braces?

by Riverside Heights Dental April 29th, 2021 in Dental Health
Dental appliances like braces are helpful in fixing problems for people of all ages. They gently move teeth to give a correct bite and a smooth, beautiful smile.
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