1. Signs You May Need Bruxism Treatment

    Have you ever woken up with a headache or unexplained jaw pain? Does your jaw pop and click when you open and close your mouth or chew food? If so, you may be suffering from bruxism, or teeth grinding. Many people grind their teeth when they are angry or stressed, some do it unknowingly while they …Read More

  2. A Brief Guide To Periodontal “Gum” Disease

    Periodontal disease more often referred to as gum disease, is an oral health condition that occurs when plaque and tartar buildup at the gums irritates the tissue, leading to a breakdown between the supportive soft tissue and bone. Gum disease occurs in 47 percent of Americans over the age of 30. W…Read More

  3. Signs Its Time To Schedule A Dental Checkup, Part 2

    Dentists recommend getting a check up at least twice a year in order to keep your oral health and teeth in the best condition. However, too often patients ignore signs and symptoms that can signal a critical issue that needs attention from your dentist. In our last blog, we shared three signs that …Read More

  4. Signs Its Time To Schedule A Dental Checkup

    Let’s be real, going to the dentist isn’t always anyone’s favorite thing to do. However, going to the dentist is essential and necessary for our oral and overall health. At Transcend Dental, we recommend visiting our Royersford dentist every six months — which is the standard checkup period…Read More

  5. The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

    Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and t…Read More

  6. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

    October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are figh…Read More

  7. Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

    If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing tooth…Read More

  8. Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

    When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, …Read More

  9. How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

    When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into…Read More

  10. Braces: The Answers to Oral Hygiene Questions

    If you have questions about oral hygiene with braces, then you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. Jared Ayes, is happy to discuss oral hygiene with braces so you can know more. The more you know, the better chance you have of maintaining a top-notch appliance and of having a succe…Read More