Some people need root canal treatment after experiencing some type of trauma! Take a look at this infographic about dental care in San Jose to see how a traumatic event such as a sports injury can lead to the need for root canal therapy.
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Dentaltown - Chewing ice can damage your teeth. When you chomp on ice it places a lot of pressure on your teeth which can weaken and wear down your enamel. While it may be tempting, it is never a good idea to chew on ice! In addition to wearing down the enamel of your teeth, ice chewing can cause tooth fractures and problems with your jaws.
Found a great infographic on dental x-rays. We often get questions and concerns about them: Are they safe? (yes! Plus, we've gone digital for a while now, and it exposes you to less radiation than traditional x-rays) Why do we have to do x-rays? (so we can detect problems early on, before they become bigger problems) Can't I have them next time? (you always have the option of postponing dental x-rays, however it is in your best interest for early detection of dental issues.
Years ago, a physician who suspected heart disease would probably not refer the patient to a gum specialist. The same went for diabetes, pregnancy, or just about any other medical condition. Times have changed. The past 5 to 10 years have seen growing interest in possible links between mouth health and body health. Let's explore these possible links and find out how simple habits like daily brushing and flossing are way more important than you might think?