dealing with tooth pain

Tips on Dealing with a Toothache

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Toothaches can happen to anyone, and it’s usually at the most inconvenient time, like after your dentist’s office is closed. While some toothaches require your dentist’s immediate care, other times, there may be some at-home remedies you can try to curb your discomfort until you’re able to get an appointment at the dentist. Today on the blog, our Nashville emergency dentists share tips on dealing with a toothache. Sometimes, a toothache can be mistaken for gum pain due to food lodged between the teeth …

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How to Afford Dental Care when you don’t have Insurance

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN If you don’t have dental insurance, it may be the main reason why you never go to the dentist. Patients who pay out of pocket for dental services may choose to wait until they experience pain before visiting the dentist. Unfortunately, waiting only exacerbates the problems and creates even more damage requiring more of a financial commitment. Fortunately, the board-certified Nashville dentists at Devine Dentistry explain how to afford dental care when you don’t have insurance, so you and your family can maintain optimal …

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Anxiety and Jaw Pain – What the Two have in Common

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Approximately 40 million adults over the age of 18 experience anxiety, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. Additionally, one report states that about 10 million Americans are dealing with temporomandibular joint disorder. Did you know that anxiety and TMJ disorder are sometimes related? Anxiety and stress often result in muscle tension and pain, even in the jaw joints. If you are dealing with anxiety, you could also experience jaw pain similar to TMJ disorder. Today on our blog, physiological dentists in …

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10 Facts you might not know about SureSmile Aligners

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Millions of people undergo orthodontic treatment to get straight teeth. Orthodontics can improve your confidence, makes you more willing to smile, and helps protect you against threats to your oral health later in life. In decades past, orthodontic treatment meant getting braces, but today there are new treatment methods such as clear aligner therapy. At Devine Dentistry, we now offer a clear aligner system called SureSmile®. In this article, we share 10 facts you might not know about SureSmile®. They need to stay on …