Monthly Archives - May 2018

Does Toothpaste for Sensitive Teeth Really Work?

Tooth sensitivity, or “dentin hypersensitivity” can happen throughout your lifetime. That’s when a hot or cold food, or even the cold winter air, can make your teeth ache. This is a very common occurrence, and the best way to fix the problem is with toothpaste designed to combat the problem. This article will look at toothpastes for sensitive teeth. How do they work? Are they safe? What causes the teeth to become sensitive, to begin with? How can you take [...]

Posted By Category: HealthComments: 0Post Date: May 12, 2018

Can Allergies Make Your Teeth Hurt?

Even though we live in the desert, there are plenty of people that suffer from seasonal allergies this time of year. Sneezing, sniffling, and runny noses are all common, as the over-the-counter remedies are flying off the shelves. But there is one uncomfortable symptom of seasonal allergies that you may not even be aware of; allergies can make your teeth hurt. Here are some of the unexpected ways allergies can be a pain in the jaw this summer. Common Allergy Symptoms Affecting [...]

Posted By Category: HealthComments: 0Post Date: May 12, 2018

Was Your Car Spotted in April? Check Here!

Was your car spotted in April? Take a look below! Let us know if you see your (or anyone you know) car! Comment below with the patient’s name 🚗🚙🚐 Didn’t see your car? There’s always next month! Don’t have a magnet? Stop by either of our locations to pick one up!

Posted By Category: Contest, In the communityComments: 5Post Date: May 1, 2018

How to Keep Your Braces Clean

Brushing and flossing with braces on can be challenging. We know this! But that’s why Dr. Truman’s team is standing by to help with any glitches you may experience after your braces are fitted. We can teach you tricks that will help maintain a healthy, clean mouth before, during, and after your orthodontic treatment. This article will help you learn to keep your braces, teeth, and gums clean. How will you floss with traditional braces? Can you use an [...]

Posted By Category: BracesComments: 0Post Date: May 1, 2018

What Types of Braces Can I Get

Whether you are a teenager or an adult, braces are a great tool for straightening teeth, improving how your jaws work together, and, most importantly, making you look and feel like a million bucks. Truman Orthodontics specializes in providing the most state-of-the-art orthodontic treatments to patients of all ages. This article will look at the types of braces we offer and the pros and cons of each one.   Braces in Henderson and Summerlin The American Dental Association (ADA) says that orthodontics is [...]

Posted By Category: BracesComments: 0Post Date: May 1, 2018