Emerald Isle NC Dentist Blog

What To Do When You Grind Your Teeth

If you grind your teeth, it is imperative that you visit the dentist to help avoid severe damage to your teeth, jaw, and gums.  Teeth grinding, or bruxism is a serious oral health concern that may affect the appearance, health, and…

Why Do My Gums Bleed?

If your gums bleed every time you brush your teeth, you may want to consider scheduling an appointment with your dentist. Bleeding gums can be a result of aggressive brushing or flossing. However, more times than not, bleeding gums are an…

Do You Have Dental Fear?

Dental fear and anxiety are one of the leading causes of poor oral hygiene. Patients with dental fear are more likely to avoid their preventive dental care visit or visiting the dentist altogether. The longer patients go without visiting the dentist, the…

Will Invisalign Straighten Crooked Teeth?

Yes, Invisalign can correct the appearance of crooked teeth. Cosmetic dentist Dr. Aubrey Myers is an Emerald Isle Invisalign Provider. Dr. Myers can work with you to determine if Invisalign is right for your smile. Typically, Invisalign is an ideal orthodontic treatment solution…

Get Screened For Oral Cancer

According to studies, oral cancer diagnosis has increased over the past twenty years. Routine oral cancer screenings can help patients receive the early diagnosis needed to get them the treatment they need. Many patients don't notice the signs of oral cancer because…

How Do I Fix A Chipped Tooth?

How do I repair a chipped tooth? What treatment options do I have for damaged teeth? Patients may chip a tooth due to a variety of different factors. You may experience wear and tear on the enamel which may lead…