Doctors say to wash your hands every time after you blow your nose to make sure you don’t reinfect yourself with cold germs. I wonder what I should be doing after I’ve spit up some nasty phlegm. Right now, I just rinse my mouth with cold water. What do you suggest? They say doctors don’t…

Having jaw pain could mean it’s time to see the dentist – Franklin, TN Many adults suffer from chronic jaw and facial pain. Some common symptoms include pain in or around the ear, tenderness of the jaw, pain when biting, or headaches. Many things can cause facial pain, which can make it difficult to diagnose…

Gingivitis is the early stage of gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an infection of the tissues that surround your teeth, and is caused by a buildup of plaque. In its early stages, symptoms may include: gums that bleed easily red, swollen, tender gums bad breath Some factors that can put you…

A healthy body has to include a healthy mouth! These tips will help you keep your smile cavity-free for a lifetime.  1. Brush your teeth regularly (and properly!) Though it may sound obvious, the best way to keep cavities at bay is to keep your teeth clean. Brush your teeth at least twice a day,…

Wisdom teeth, also referred to as third molars, get their name by being the last teeth to come in during young adulthood. As part of a dental visit, your dentist will examine you to determine if your wisdom teeth are healthy and properly positioned. Every patient is unique, but in general, wisdom teeth may need…

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Family Dentist – Franklin, TN The summer months are a fun and very busy time of year. There is so much to do in a short amount of time. Both parents and children are anticipating vacations, camps, visiting with family, swimming, the 4th of July and many exciting and enjoyable things they have placed on…

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