My Gums Bleed When I Brush
The most common cause of bleeding gums is gingivitis. Also known as inflammation of the gums, gingivitis is a disease of the soft tissues surrounding and supporting the teeth. It is a bacterial infection caused by microbes in plaque which is allowed to settle and grow around the gum edges. When left untreated, gingivitis can […]
I Need a Cleaning
The golden rule for the best dental health care is: brushing twice a day and flossing once a day. Daily brushing and flossing keeps healthy mouths healthy, however there are many other dental problems that brushing and flossing alone cannot fix. For this reason, we recommend all our patients come in for a check-up and […]
I Have Missing Teeth
If you’ve recently lost a tooth or have had a tooth or teeth missing for some time, then it’s important to have this problem fixed immediately. Take advantage of our Free Examination offer and we can explain all the available treatment options. Typical solutions for replacing missing teeth can be either removable or permanently fixed […]
My Teeth are Yellow!
Dr. Meytin and her team can help you reach your goal for a whiter and brighter smile using the latest dental techniques and technology. Take advantage of our Free Examination offer and hear about all the solutions possible. Teeth naturally yellow and darken as we age. Further discoloration occurs from drinking coffee and red wine, […]
I Have Bad Breath
There are various causes of bad breath, the main ones being diseased gum tissues and tooth decay. Gum diseases such as gingivitis or the more advanced periodontitis need to be detected immediately. With periodontitis, the gum loses its attachment to the tooth, and a pocket develops in between where bacteria accumulates. Other causes of bad […]
My Teeth are Crooked
You may be a candidate for orthodontic treatment if your teeth are in the wrong position in your mouth, are crooked or have spaces between them. We offer the latest developments in high-tech orthodontic treatments that can make your smile straighter – at no extra cost – and whiter too. Take advantage of our Free […]
I Grind My Teeth
Teeth grinding (or bruxism) is very common and affects about 10-15% of adults in the U.S. You might be grinding your teeth if you find yourself having jaw or face pain, worn down, chipped or loose teeth, or increased tooth sensitivity. Dr. Meytin and her team will make you a custom night guard made out […]
My Crown (Cap) Fell Off!
A common dental emergency is when a patient’s crown pops off. If this happens to you, try not to panic, but call the office to make an appointment right away. When your crown falls off, immediately take it out of your mouth to avoid swallowing it, and do not try to glue it back yourself. […]
My Tooth Hurts! What Do I Do?
At Dental Wellness, your well-being is our primary concern. If you are experiencing pain and need an emergency dentist, please call us immediately and we will make time for you! Teeth problems can happen when you least expect them, and can be a painful experience. Dental pain occurs for many various reasons. The important outcome […]