A Blow to the Face Can Cause a Delayed Toothache

Athletes in contact sports who forgo using a quality mouth guard during practices and games are at increased risk of suffering dental trauma. Sometimes a blow to the face can affect the internal structures of the pulp or socket, without any overt damage to the exterior tooth enamel layer. Sometimes when this happens, the pain in the tooth fades away,... read more »

How to Keep Your Toothbrush Clean

Whether you believe it or not, your toothbrush can harbor germs, bacteria, and oral infections if you do not take proper care of it each day. So, to help you have the safest, cleanest, and most effective cleaning tool possible, our Kevin J. Reece, DDS team recommends doing the following things: · Wash your hands with soap and warm water... read more »