How Sensitive are Your Teeth?

Have your teeth been feeling extra sensitive lately? Have you felt a quick, temporary pain when you eat or drink? Even brushing and flossing your pearly whites can cause a short burst of pain if you have tooth sensitivity. Why does this happen? If your teeth have cracks or chips, or if you have bleached… Read more »

Do I Need A Mouth Guard?

Mouth guards are important tools to have for anyone with active lifestyles. Participating in any contact sport with the potential of an injury would be a great time to wear one. With so much to do out there, everyone should have a guard available and ready to go. This will prevent any serious injury due… Read more »

To Those Who Are Displeased With the Appearance of Their Smile

Dr. Henritze and his staff are aware that some of our patients are not happy with their smiles, particularly when it comes to the color of their teeth. Some complain of a yellowing of the teeth; others are dissatisfied with the appearance of their smiles due to widespread discoloration. Please know that Dr. Henritze wants… Read more »

Dental IQ Quiz

How well do you know your teeth? Test your dental IQ with the quiz below. Questions 1. Children have: a. 20 teeth b. 16 teeth c. 24 teeth 2. Adults have: a. 28 teeth b. 32 teeth c. 25 teeth 3. You should brush your teeth: a. after every meal b. twice a day c…. Read more »