Make Sure to Stock Your First Aid Kits With Essential Oral Care Items

There are several things that can damage teeth and traumatize soft oral tissues. A blow to the mouth during sports or unaddressed bad oral habits are just two of the more common causes of oral trauma. Stocking some simple oral care items in all your first aid kits can help you be prepared to administer essential first aid in the... read more »

A Chipped or Otherwise Damaged Bridge Needs Attention

At our office, your dentist, Dr. Jackie Brown, designs dental bridges out of materials that are durable enough to handle chewing common foods. However, there are still rare occasions when an oral accident can cause a chip or can otherwise damage a bridge. This is even more likely to happen if you have a bad habit of chewing on pens... read more »

Oral Healthcare Items to Keep in Your First Aid Kit

An oral emergency, like biting your tongue or lip, getting something stuck in your teeth and gums, or damage to one of your teeth, can be a serious cause for concern. While it’s impossible to prevent all oral emergencies from ever happening, JC Brown, DDS recommends stocking your first aid kit with a few common oral healthcare items. This will... read more »