How to Prevent Jaw Injuries

Home › Preventing Dental Problems › How to Prevent Jaw Injuries How to Prevent Jaw Injuries Avoid excessive forces Avoiding jaw injuries is as simple as avoiding excessive forces into the jaws. It is possible to develop muscle contraction forces of...

Periodontal Stabilization Splints

Home › Dental Procedures › Periodontal Stabilization Splints Periodontal Stabilization Splints Periodontal stabilization splints are used to stabilize teeth which have become loose as a result of losing the supporting bone around them to periodontal...
Gum Symptoms

Gum Symptoms

Home › Dental Signs and Symptoms › Gum Symptoms Gum Symptoms What causes bleeding gums? Learn more about poor oral hygiene. Unprovoked bleeding of the gums, and bleeding on light probing are two important signs of inflammation, and several conditions may...
Tooth Damage Symptoms

Tooth Damage Symptoms

Home › Dental Signs and Symptoms › Tooth Damage Symptoms Tooth Damage Symptoms My tooth got knocked out. What do I do? A tooth can be knocked out (avulsed) from trauma. If the avulsed tooth is a permanent tooth (or if you’re not sure), call a...
Jaw Symptoms

Jaw Symptoms

Home › Dental Signs and Symptoms › Jaw Symptoms Jaw Symptoms What causes pain in the jaw joint? Generally, pain in the jaw implies the jaw joint has become inflamed. This can happen suddenly, in response to injury (for example, a blow to the jaw) or...