Why Do I Need to Wear a Mouthguard?

Your dentist, Dr. Hymas, encourages you to wear a mouthguard while you play high-contact sports and while you sleep (if you tend to grind your teeth while you rest). To explain why this is the case, our dental team is happy to list the benefits of wearing a mouthguard in these two situations. The benefits…

How Can I Have Good Oral Hygiene?

Your smile can’t survive if you don’t have good oral hygiene. In fact, if you forget to floss or brush, if you eat and drink tooth-harming products, or if you use the wrong oral hygiene tools, your teeth and gums can suffer the consequences. This is why our dentist, Dr. Hymas, encourages you to do…

Tips on How to Avoid Chipping a Tooth

Your teeth are strong bones that can help you perform many daily tasks. However, this doesn’t mean they are invincible. There are times when the teeth and gums can be injured, which is called a dental emergency. This can happen quite often if you’re not careful. Fortunately, there are things you can do to avoid…