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Throbbing Tooth Pain

Throbbing Tooth Pain

Why Do We Feel Throbbing Tooth Pain? Throbbing Tooth Pain is an interesting phenomenon. The Greek scientist and philosopher, Aristotle, linked throbbing pain to the heart beat. That was over 2,000 years ago, and Aristotle’s assumption wasn’t challenged…until recently....

Toothpicks and Oral Health

Toothpicks, Tooth Picking and Flossing Some people really struggle to keep their teeth clean. Some will use a wooden or plastic toothpick after eating to remove the food stuck between or on their teeth. Others prefer to vigorously floss between teeth after a meal....

Wisdom Teeth Removal Fort Worth

With Age Comes Wisdom Teeth If your wisdom teeth are coming in or have already erupted, call Brit Phillips DDS Fort Worth. Dr. Phillips will examine your mouth and take an x-ray to check how your wisdom teeth are developing and if there are any signs of trouble....

Mouth Breathing Is Not Good for Oral Health

Mouth breathing is a complex health concern that can lead to sleep apnea and in children it can cause speech impediments and improper facial growth. Most people don’t know that mouth breathing can truly have devastating effects on the health and development of a...

What Is Causing Your Tooth Problems

You’ve lost a tooth? Learn more about possible causes of your tooth problems. Dr. Phillips also shares tips on how to avoid these types of problems in the future. Your tooth died Plaque is a biofilm that forms on your teeth. If it’s not washed away by saliva or...

Check Your Mouthwash and Toothpaste Ingredients

Check Your Mouthwash and Toothpaste Ingredients We’ve noticed some patients coming in with brown spots on their teeth. Some mouthwashes can cause this type of staining. This is due to a chemical called chlorhexidine gluconate — an antiseptic designed to reduce...