Whitening Strips Not Helping Gray Tooth

I’m not sure what to do. I’m a heavy coffee drinker and have been for years. It causes pretty serious staining on my teeth. I’ve always been able to get them back to a less embarrassing color by using over-the-counter teeth whitening strips. For some reason, I’m having more trouble this time. One of the […]

Discount Dentist Disaster

I needed a dental crown but didn’t have the money. I decided to put it off for a bit. Then I saw an online advertisement. A dentist was offering a huge discount on dental crowns. He just received a machine which would allow him to create the crowns right there in his office and he […]

Can a Dentist Help Me Sleep Again?

My husband snores incessantly. On the rare occassion he’s not doing that, he’s grinding his teeth. I can’t sleep. I can’t get angry at him either. He’s not doing it on purpose and doesn’t even realize he’s doing it unless I wake him up. I’m at my wit’s end. A friend said a dentist can […]

How Long Can You Wait to See a Dentist?

I’ve had a toothache for a couple of days, but am terrified of the idea of going to a dentist. How long can a cavity wait before it turns serious? Dan Dear Dan, First, let me assure you many people share your dental anxiety and prefer to avoid the dentist at all costs. As for […]