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De-Mystifying TMJ

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder – big words that sound a bit scary. They define annoying jaw pain and popping – discomforts that you may find difficult to ignore. TMJ is caused by improper alignment of the jaw which can result in jaw pain and other discomforts. If you suffer from it, you are not alone. TMJ… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 30 2015
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A LIFE OF SMILES AND HAPPY TEETH!

Your teeth are resilient! If taken care of, they are designed to last for life. But years of everyday wear and tear and gnashing and mashing eventually add up. One of the major concerns you may have as you age is your teeth. • Are there specific things you can do to keep your teeth… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2015
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LET’S TALK ABOUT ORAL CANCER

According the the Oral Cancer Foundation, approximately 37,000 Americans are diagnosed with oral cancer each year…and just over half will be alive five years later. Those are frightening statistics, indeed. Sadly, oral cancer’s high death rate is due primarily to its late discovery. Just the sound of the word “cancer” can be fear-inducing. To complicate… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 30 2015
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DON’T BE A “FRAIDY CAT”!

Statistically, one in four of us dreads a visit to the dentist! In fact, fear of the dentist is right up there with speaking in public. Maybe it’s fear of pain or needles…or embarrassment or the sounds and smells that bring back memories of awful dental experiences when you were a child. Seniors commonly fear the dentist.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 15 2015
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Identifying the Symptoms of Dry Mouth

You may not be aware of it but your saliva has several vital functions — from the salivary enzymes that help you digest food to keeping the bacteria in your mouth in check. Dry mouth syndrome, also known as xerostomia, is one of the oral health issues that can arise from reduced levels of saliva… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 30 2015
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Some Keys to Preventing Tooth Decay

Dental hygiene is so easy and it goes so far in preventing lots of ugly oral issues later on. So why is it that most people do a cursory job with their dental hygiene? Taking care of your teeth is easy, but it does demand a certain amount of technique combined with diligence, consistency, and… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2015
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Repair Your Smile with Restorative Services

Your teeth are important to both your overall health and your self-confidence. If you have tooth damage it is important to repair your damage or decay sooner rather than later. Failing to do so can cause damage to your other healthy teeth as well as make you more susceptible to gum disease and even heart… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 30 2015
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Consider Cosmetic Services Today

If you’ve become disappointed with the appearance of your smile or teeth – it may be time to consider cosmetic dentistry services today. With today’s dental technology there is not reason not to have the smile that you’ve always wanted. More and more patients are seeking cosmetic improvement to their smile – even patients that… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 15 2015
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How to Care for Your Dentures at Home

If you have been fitted with a new pair of dentures, there are many adjustments to be made. Not only do you have to adjust to the feel and function of your new teeth but you also have to adopt new habits regarding the care for your dentures at home. Dentures are truly an investment… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 30 2015
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Dental Care for the Entire Family

Wylie Dental Care is proud to offer family dentistry services to provide care for every member of your family. No matter how young, including infants or how old – including denture patients – we are proud to be your go-to dental practice for family care. Family dentistry allows us to provide general and restorative dental… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 15 2015
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