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If you’re concerned about the health of your teeth, we’re here to provide you with a few signs of trouble. If you are experiencing any of these conditions, we recommend that you call us soon.

Do You Suffer from Headaches? If you have recurring migraines, a dentist may be able to help. Studies have shown that small bite and jaw problems can be enough to cause these issues. Other problems, like teeth grinding, can also lead to headaches. Fortunately, there are a variety of dental appliances that can help you alleviate this discomfort.

Do You have Bad Breath? Bad breath, also known as halitosis, can be the result of several factors, including your diet, a sinus infection, periodontal disease, or even some medications. Typically, gum disease and a plaque build-up are the most common causes.

How Often Do Your Gums Bleed? You may have heard that it’s perfectly normal for your gums to bleed when you floss or brush your teeth. The truth is, bleeding gums in not normal. In fact, bleedings gums can be a sign of gum disease or other periodontal issues. If gum disease is left untreated, you could lose a tooth or even supporting bone structure.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us today if you would like to learn a few more signs or if you are interested in scheduling an appointment with our team.