How to Treat a Toothache

Toothaches are awful. They can keep you from concentrating, complete daily tasks, and enjoying activities.  But what causes toothaches, and what can you do about it?   Toothaches typically mean you have a cavity, also called tooth decay. A cavity is the disintegration of areas of the enamel, or hard... Read more »

How Often Should You Be Screened for Oral Cancer?

How often should you be screened for oral cancer. In the United States, over 40,000 people will be identified with oral cancer every year. If you begin to notice anything off with your oral health, get a checkup or cancer screening immediately, as the sooner cancer is detected the more... Read more »

Simple Lifestyle Alterations Can Provide Relief from TMJ Disorder Discomfort

TMJ Disorder is a simple term used to describe discomfort or dysfunction in the temporomandibular joints that hinge your jaw. It can be caused by a variety of different sources, such as problems with a past dislocation in one of the joints, early onset of arthritis, or chronic teeth grinding.... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Mid-Valley Dental Care, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »