Maintaining the Health of a Socket after an Oral Procedure

We strive to help you preserve your natural teeth as much as possible since they offer optimal function for your mouth. However, certain conditions can cause one or more of your teeth to become weakened by trauma or disease and prevent the use of a dental restoration. If a tooth cannot be saved, you may… Read more »

How to Discourage Thumbsucking in Older Children

If you are concerned about your child’s thumbsucking habit and worry it may harm their smile, our team at Morrison Dental Group can help. Most children suck their thumbs when young, but you may need to intervene if the habit starts to affect their oral health. Thumbsucking is a form of comfort for many young… Read more »

What to Keep in Mind for an Electric Toothbrush

Are you considering purchasing an electric toothbrush but would like to learn more about this product? If so, our team at Morrison Dental Group in Hampton, and Hampton Roads, VA, is happy to provide further information about electric toothbrushes and whether they can provide efficacy and results in your smile that you are looking for…. Read more »

Root Canal Treatment: The Way to Restore the Health of a Tooth

Root canal treatment is a handy treatment our dentist at Morrison Dental Group here in Hampton, and Hampton Roads, VA, proudly offers. It is a great way to restore the oral health when a tooth is severely damaged, whether it’s from decay, oral injury or more. To help you know more about this treatment, our… Read more »

Oral Health Care Tips and Tricks

Keeping a healthy smile is more straightforward than many people think. In fact, there are many simple tasks you can do to keep your smile healthy and white throughout your lifetime. It begins with remembering your dentist here at Morrison Dental Group in Hampton, and Hampton Roads, VA, to keep your smile in good health… Read more »

Dentistry in Motion: Tooth Hazards

Oral health risks can arise in several different ways. Although we often think of the microscopic damage that could be done to our teeth and gums via dental erosion and tooth decay, there are much easier to spot ailments that can be present in your day-to-day life that could be putting your smile at risk…. Read more »

Dentures Can Improve the Quality of Your Life

Did you know, many adults lose their teeth, which can hinder the way they talk, chew, and smile? Well, it’s true! Your teeth are important, and dentures offer a way to restore your smile and oral health. Morrison Dental Group here in Hampton, VA, and Hampton Roads, VA, cares for your oral health. Here is… Read more »

Causes and Treatment For Fever Blisters

Fever blisters are commonly known as cold sores, and can appear on your mouth before crusting over. Of of the signs of a fever blister is a tingling or burning before it develops on the surface of your skin. Fever blisters are a result of the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1 or HSV-2), making them highly… Read more »

Diabetes and Dental Health

According to medical/dental research, there is a close relationship between diabetes and periodontal (gum) disease. Not surprising, chronically high blood sugar encourages bacteria in a compromised immune system to grow, including the millions of germs in your mouth. For this reason, if you have diabetes, it is extremely important to practice good oral health habits…. Read more »

Three Bad Habits That Put Your Smile at Risk

A healthy and beautiful smile is one of your most important features. While the average dental patient does a pretty good oral care routine, many also develop habits that can damage their teeth. Here in Hampton, VA, and Hampton Roads, VA, our dental team encourage you to quit or avoid these three habits to lower… Read more »