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What To Expect After Tongue-Tie Release Surgery

A dentist wearing purple gloves examines a child's open mouth using a dental mirror.

Tongue-tie release surgery, also known as a frenotomy, is a common procedure used to correct a condition known as ankyloglossia. This is where the band of tissue under your tongue, or frenulum, is too tight or thick, and restricts the tongue’s movement.  This procedure can significantly improve tongue mobility and alleviate associated issues with breastfeeding, … Read more

Dental Work While Pregnant: Tips & FAQs

Dental Work While Pregnant

Pregnancy can be a blessing, but it can make things you used to not second guess seem complicated, like going to the dentist. Can you go to the dentist while pregnant? What treatments can you have, and what should you avoid? There are many different things to consider to protect you and your developing baby. … Read more

When Can I Eat After Wisdom Tooth Removal?

when can i eat after wisdom teeth removal

If you have been told that you need to have your wisdom teeth removed, you have likely been anxiously searching for information about the procedure and healing process. To help you know what you should expect, we explain what happens during wisdom teeth removal surgery and when and what you can eat after. Keep reading … Read more

How Do Dentists Clean Your Teeth With Braces?

how dentists clean teeth with braces

When patients get braces, they often have a lot of questions as they adjust to life with orthodontics on their teeth – not being able to comfortably eat certain foods (like popcorn or corn on the cob), or having to brush and floss their teeth differently. But they also end up wondering how they’ll get … Read more

Is Dental Anesthesia Safe During Pregnancy?

is dental anesthesia safe during pregnancy

Pregnancy is obviously an exhilarating time in one’s life. All moms-to-be can agree that once they find out they’re pregnant, they immediately start wondering if there are things that were safe before but aren’t now because of the baby. This is especially true when it comes to dental procedures. Can certain dental treatments or procedures … Read more