Tooth cap or crown loose or fallen off?

A dental crown is often referred to as a “cap.” What should you do if your crown is loose or falls off? Is this something you can repair yourself? A crown covers an entire natural tooth and is bonded to the tooth to keep it secure. Special dental bonding for oral use that will withstand […]

Burning mouth syndrome

Although burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is common and benign, it is also complex. It affects about 5% of Americans, and it occurs more frequently in women—especially post-menopausal women. What are the symptoms? BMS is characterized by a burning sensation that can occur in the mouth, on the tongue, or on the lips. The pain occurs […]