Brookshire Dental Blog

Oral Hygiene And Your Teenager

Teenagers may not pay much attention to their teeth. They may be so busy with school, jobs, sports and social activities that they do not find time to brush. They also tend to eat a lot of junk food. Combining the two will put you in a situation, cavities.

Jun 18th, 2019
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and oral cancer screenings are part of a routine dental examination. During a dental exam, your dentist will carefully examine the inside of your mouth and tongue. What starts as a tiny, white

Apr 3rd, 2019
Do You Need Your Wisdom Teeth Removed?

If you have not gotten your wisdom teeth extracted yet, then you have many things to consider. Most patients need to have them removed, and it may require for you to see a specialist.

Jan 7th, 2019
What is bruxism?

Grinding, also called bruxism, is a condition in which a person grinds or clenches their teeth. Bruxism is one of the most common sleep disorders, with an average 20% of the American adult population suffering from the condition.

Dec 10th, 2018
TYPES OF GUM DISEASE

Untreated gingivitis can advance to periodontitis and can eventually lead to tooth loss and other health problems.

Dec 3rd, 2018