What Is a Tongue Tie?

Have you ever heard of a “tongue tie?” Most of us have 2 bands of tissue called “frenums” in our mouths. The lingual frenum is between the tongue’s base and the floor of the mouth. Sometimes the frenum can restrict the movement of the tongue if it extends towards the tip of the tongue. This […]

3 Signs Your Wisdom Teeth Are Impacted

Wisdom teeth are the last of your teeth to come in and on average, erupt in your late teens and early twenties. When your wisdom tooth is impacted, it means that the tooth doesn’t have enough space when it is coming in so it comes out partially, twisted, or at an angle. Your wisdom teeth […]

What To Expect After Oral Surgery

From simple extractions to the more exhaustive surgery associated with the dental implant procedure, the key to any surgery is following your dentist’s post-procedure direction. The better patients adhere to their “doctor’s orders,” the more successful their surgery will be in the long run — and the briefer their recovery time in the short run. […]