Understanding Bruxism

Understanding Bruxism

Do you wake up with a sore jaw or headaches in the morning? Have you noticed unusual wear on your teeth? These could be signs of bruxism…

Custom-Made Night Guards

Custom-Made Night Guards

Custom-made night guards, also known as dental splints or occlusal guards, are personalized dental appliances designed to fit snugly over your teeth. Unlike over-the-counter options, custom night guards are crafted specifically for your mouth, offering superior comfort and effectiveness.

Implants

Implants

Technically, a dental implant is an artificial tooth root that’s placed into your jaw to hold a prosthetic tooth or bridge.

The Benefits of Dental Implants for Missing Teeth

The Benefits of Dental Implants for Missing Teeth

Dental implants are titanium posts that are surgically placed into the jawbone to replace the roots of missing teeth and provide a solid foundation for artificial teeth such as crowns, bridges, or dentures.

Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are a great option for restoring and protecting damaged teeth, and are a standard procedure offered at Atlantic Coast Dentistry.

The Link Between Oral Health and Sleep Apnea

The Link Between Oral Health and Sleep Apnea

Oral health plays a vital role in our overall well-being, and it is increasingly recognized that it can have significant implications for various systemic conditions. One such condition is sleep apnea,

Teeth Whitening

Teeth Whitening

In-office teeth whitening typically involves applying a high-concentration whitening gel to the teeth and activating it with a special light or laser. The treatment takes about an hour

What is Velscope Oral Cancer Screening?

What is Velscope Oral Cancer Screening?

Oral cancer is a potentially life-threatening disease that affects thousands of people worldwide each year. Unfortunately, it is often detected late, which leads to more severe treatment and worse outcomes for patients. Regular Velscope oral cancer screening is an essential tool in the early detection and treatment of this disease.

The importance of custom mouthguards for athletes

The importance of custom mouthguards for athletes

As an athlete, you know the importance of wearing protective gear to prevent injuries during training and competitions. But have you ever considered the importance of a custom mouthguard for your oral health and performance? A custom mouthguard is a must-have piece of equipment for athletes in contact sports. Here are some reasons why.

The Role of Nutrition in Maintaining Good Oral Health

The Role of Nutrition in Maintaining Good Oral Health

Maintaining good oral health is crucial to overall health and well-being. While regular brushing, flossing, and dental visits are essential, nutrition also plays a vital role in keeping teeth and gums healthy. In this article, we will explore the connection between nutrition and oral health and provide tips on how to maintain a healthy diet for good oral health.

How to take care of your teeth

How to take care of your teeth

Proper dental care is an essential part of maintaining good overall health. Dental care involves taking care of your teeth, gums, and mouth to prevent tooth decay, gum disease, and other oral health problems.

Bridges

Bridges

A dental bridge is a prosthetic replacement of a missing or extracted tooth (or teeth) that is anchored by the surrounding teeth on each side.

Veneers

Veneers

Dental veneers are a possible solution to help you achieve the look you desire. They are a popular choice for those with chipped teeth, a gap between teeth, or misshapen teeth.