4 Important Steps of a Dental Checkup

If you are wondering why your dentist and the ADA encourage you to visit a dental office twice a year even if nothing seems wrong with your smile, we are glad you are reading this blog post! Here, we will discuss four steps we take during a dental check-up here in Hampton, VA and Hampton… Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity Treatment

Tooth sensitivity is the worst. It’s hard to eat, drink, and accomplish daily functions. Unfortunately, there are many causes of tooth sensitivity. That’s why it’s important to seek dental advice as soon as possible. Worn or fractured tooth enamel, cavities, dental erosion due to acidic foods and beverages, an eating disorder or gastric reflux, or… Read more »

Repairing a Cavity with a Tooth-Colored Filling

Having a cavity is bad enough. But having a cavity where everyone can see it is even worse. To remedy this situation, you may want to talk with your dentist here in Hampton, VA, about tooth-colored, or composite fillings. Composite fillings are very popular. Not only do they bond directly to the surface of your… Read more »

Tips to Help Minimize Complications from Damaged Dental Work

Dental work like dental bridges, dental veneers, and dental crowns are typically created from durable materials that are intended to replicate the original durability of natural tooth enamel. However, they can still suffer chips and fractures from unnatural activities like grinding your teeth, or improvising your teeth to open a package. The damage to the… Read more »

Untreated Cavities Are a Common Cause of a Toothache

As dental caries progress, the growing cavity can allow tooth decay to penetrate beyond a tooth’s outer enamel layer. As this happens, the bacteria in your mouth can gain access to the sensitive dentin, pulp, and nerve of a tooth. Without professional dental treatment at our Hampton, VA, clinic, an untreated cavity can cause increasing… Read more »

How to Handle a Broken Tooth

Handling a broken tooth isn’t easy, but you can do it. It’s important to stay calm and relaxed. There is no need to stress because there are plenty of dental treatments that can help you restore your tooth and oral health. The first thing you should do is call Morrison Dental Group in Hampton, VA,… Read more »

Keep Your Oral Health in Tip-Top Shape During Pregnancy With Our Tips

Are you radiating a motherly glow? Are you smiling about your new little peanut that’s on the way? If so, let’s keep your smile in tip-top shape so you can continue smiling that radiant smile in Hampton, VA! There are things you need to do in order to do so, and those things are: -Keep… Read more »

The Tips You Need to Brush Your Smile Properly

Brushing is an effective technique that can help you remove food particles and harmful bacteria from the smile. However, little did you know, that’s only the case if you use the right oral hygiene tools and brush your smile properly. But, doing so isn’t as difficult as you might think. The first thing you need… Read more »

Dry Mouth

The saliva in your mouth keeps everything in your oral cavity moist and healthy. Sometimes a condition occurs among various patients called dry mouth which can happen when your salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva, and it can lead to gum disease, tooth decay, mouth sores, thrush infections, split skin, cracked lips, an increase of… Read more »

How to Help Your Child Feel Comfortable at the Dental Office

Do the sounds of dental drills haunt the dreams of your children? Do they cringe at the smell of fluoride in the air? If so, then we here at Morrison Dental Group have three tips on how to make your child’s next dental visit positive and enjoyable. The first tips is to try to avoid… Read more »