What to do if a temporary dental filling falls out

temporary dental filling

A temporary dental filling is a non-permanent, or short-term, filling that might be placed for one of several reasons and should be followed at a later date with a permanent treatment. So let’s first look at the reasons for a temporary tooth filling (and the typical follow-up). These include the following. A recent toothache, where Read More

What causes TMJ pain and how is it treated?

TMJ pain

Your TMJ is the temporomandibular joint that connects your jaw to the parts of your skull in front of your ears. This joint is subject to a range conditions collectively called temporomandibular dysfunction (TMD). TMD is very common, affecting up to a third of adults to some degree and with females being more prone. The Read More