How Bad Is Grinding Your Teeth?

Have you ever caught yourself grinding or clenching your teeth during the day? Maybe after a particularly stressful meeting at work, or after you stubbed your toe on your door frame in the dark? Perhaps you’ve had a partner or spouse complain to you that your teeth grinding woke them up [...]

By |2021-03-30T14:28:40-07:00March 30th, 2021|Dental Problems, Dentist, Oral Health|Comments Off on How Bad Is Grinding Your Teeth?

Is Mouth Taping Right For You?

“Many patients have said this one small thing has changed their life”, says Dr. Black. “It’s possibly a game-changer in the prevention of oral disease.” By now, most of us have heard about the health benefits of a good night’s sleep. Not only does it allow you to think more clearly, [...]

By |2021-02-19T11:04:32-08:00February 19th, 2021|Oral Health, Preventative Care|Comments Off on Is Mouth Taping Right For You?

What You Need to Know About Bleeding Gums

At some point, many of us have experienced bleeding gums. Maybe you’re brushing your teeth and you see a little bit of blood when you spit out your toothpaste. Or, you notice your gums feeling a little raw after you floss. Bleeding gums might not seem like that big of a deal. [...]

By |2021-02-01T17:02:52-08:00January 28th, 2021|Dental Care, Dental Problems, Oral Health|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Bleeding Gums

The Link Between Gum Disease and COVID-19

This year and the global pandemic have caused a lot of change to our usual routines.  One big routine that might have changed due to the onset of COVID-19? Your regular visits to the dentist’s office.  But as recent studies show a connection between gum disease and COVID-19, it’s more important [...]

By |2020-11-03T16:19:36-08:00November 3rd, 2020|Oral Health, Preventative Care|Comments Off on The Link Between Gum Disease and COVID-19

9 Things You Should NEVER Do To Your Teeth

Your teeth are pretty amazing. They’re great at what they do and with proper care they can last a lifetime. But sometimes, misinformation, confusion, and even good intentions can lead you astray when it comes to caring for your teeth. In today’s post you’ll learn about a few of the things you should never [...]

What To Expect From a Root Canal

Tooth decay is frighteningly common. Over 90% of people will suffer from a cavity at some point in their lives. There is good news, though. When decay is detected early, a small tooth-colored composite filling can provide a natural-looking and durable restoration. However, when decay advances to the pulp of the [...]

By |2019-03-27T12:29:54-07:00December 21st, 2018|Oral Health|0 Comments

Top 5 Worst Foods for Your Mouth

An unhealthy diet can negatively affect your overall health and wellness. But have you ever considered how what you eat can cause problems for your teeth and gums as well? At Timberhill Dental, we believe knowledge is power. We want our patients to be equipped with the information to make the best choices [...]

By |2018-09-10T11:11:46-07:00September 10th, 2018|Oral Health|0 Comments

Back to School Dental Health Tips for Parents & Kids

It seems like summer just started but before you know it, kids in Corvallis will be heading back to school. Everyone will be getting up early again and settling into new routines – what better time to start (or hopefully reinforce) good dental health habits for your whole family! In this month’s post, [...]

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