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Rescue Your Tooth With Root Canal Therapy

  TEETH ARE ALIVE, just like every other part of the body. That means they are susceptible to infection. Whenever an infection becomes severe enough, the tainted part has to go or else all the surrounding tissue will be compromised as well and the patient’s life will be at risk! That’s where a root canal… read more

The Daily Grind Of Bruxism

  MOST PEOPLE GRIND OR CLENCH their teeth briefly when annoyed or in a tense situation. That level of teeth-grinding isn’t really something to worry about. It’s when you do it far more frequently, often without even realizing it (you might even do it in your sleep!), that it can potentially become a serious problem. The… read more

The Battle with Plaque

  EVERY DAY INSIDE YOUR MOUTH, there is an epic battle of good versus evil being waged over the ultimate prize: your teeth! And guess what… only YOU can protect them from the destructive forces that seek to harm them. The Good Guys And The Bad Guys Because tooth enamel is the hardest substance in… read more

Get Screened For Oral Cancer

  WHEN PEOPLE GO TO THE DENTIST, it’s generally because they have a toothache, they need some dental work done, or they want to get their teeth cleaned. But this month being Oral Cancer Awareness Month, we want to emphasize more than ever how important regular, twice-yearly dental exams are. Of course your dentist will make… read more

The Reasons Behind Those Bleeding Gums

With more than 70% of Americans suffering from some form of periodontal disease it is easily one of the most widespread and prevalent health issues in the US. Unfortunately, many cases of gum disease go unnoticed or unrecognized, while others simply tend to ignore the signs and symptoms. Where treatment plans are important, the first… read more

Common Dental Myths That Might Be Killing Your Teeth

Smile More Dental cares about oral health, but most of all we care about those we serve: our patients! We want to help you achieve and maintain a healthy and beautiful smile so that you can Smile More! Here at Smile More, your local Wheaton dental clinic, we hear a lot of dental myths walk… read more