My tooth is cracked… What should I do?
Mar 8, 2021
Cracks in teeth are common and are usually caused by trauma from the way you bite, the position of your teeth or from older, larger fillings. The amount of harm done to a tooth from a crack varies widely from no harm at all to emergency visits to the hospital...
Jul 28, 2020
At Brookline Dental we believe the path to a healthier mouth begins with an effective oral home care regimen. While some of our patients have excellent home care, others fail to properly brush and clean therefore not effectively removing harmful biofilm. In the past we have recommended an oral rinse to kill bacteria, but we started thinking….. what about viruses, fungi, and volatile sulfur compounds? ..
What Do Bleeding Gums Mean
Jun 18, 2020
We see problems such as bleeding gums in the office quite a bit, they can be a sign that your gums are not being properly cared for and need more attention. While we don’t want you to panic if you notice bleeding gums, you do need to take action to help prevent the progression to a more advanced form of gum disease known as periodontal disease...
Re-Opening Protocol May 2020
May 18, 2020
Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines. While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to our patients and their safety. ..