What Are the Most Common Causes of Bruxism?

What are the most common causes of bruxism? What separates bruxism from standard teeth grinding? Typically, bruxism is characterized by the unconscious grinding and clenching of your teeth. This disorder can be brought on by a variety of different ailments, or even contribute to the creation of new ones. Correcting bruxism begins with noticing its… Read more »

A Serious Tongue Injury Might Require First Aid and Professional Care

Most tongue injuries are minor and often result from accidentally biting your tongue while chewing gum or eating food. Most of these situations are minor and don’t require any immediate first aid. Unfortunately, there are some other rare instances when an oral accident can cause more significant trauma to your tongue. In a situation like… Read more »

Your New Bridge Requires Daily Oral Hygiene Attention

Your new dental bridge effectively restores a missing tooth. While Dr. John A. Johnson Jr. designed it from durable materials, it still needs extra attention in your daily oral hygiene routine. When food residue and plaque buildup are not cleaned away each day, they can harden into tartar. This  bacterial-rich material at the gumline promotes… Read more »

What You Should Know About TMJ Disorder

Do you ever wake up with painful headaches? Do you find that you have sensitive teeth? Would you be surprised to learn that you could have to deal with these issues because of teeth grinding? Still, while teeth grinding could be the cause of your headache, did you know that your headache could stem from… Read more »

A Tooth Lost to Severe Dental Fracture Might Need a Bridge Restoration

While it is rare, there are times when a severe oral trauma, like a blow to the face, can cause a serious dental fracture on a tooth. This is even more likely to befall you if you participate in contact sports or other rigorous activities without the protection of a quality mouthguard. Sometimes a severe… Read more »

The Tips You Need to Handle a Cracked or Broken Molar

If you’ve recently cracked your back molar, then it’s important to keep your cool and do what you can to improve the situation and receive treatment as soon as possible. Oftentimes, you can tell if you have broken a molar if you have severe pain or sensitivity in the tooth when using it or when… Read more »

The 5 Ways to Recover Following Wisdom Tooth Extraction

If you want to return to a strong and successful oral health after you’ve had your wisdom teeth extracted in Bryan, Texas, then it’s important to do all you can to properly recover. The recovery process is vital because it helps your gums, jawbone, and mouth heal so it can perform all of the tasks… Read more »

Zoom! Whitening: The Fast Way to a Stunningly White Smile

If you’re looking for a quick and successful way to whiten your dull, yellow smile, then Zoom! Whitening is the right treatment for you! Zoom! Whitening is a quick and easy treatment that can painlessly give you the smile of your dreams. Your smile can be brightened in just one quick appointment with Zoom! Whitening…. Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Johnson Dentistry, 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 area of expertise here on our… Read more »