General Dentistry Blog Posts

History of Dentistry

Dr. Melina Cozby Nov 1, 2017

The long history of dentistry has all contributed to the advanced dental techniques offered at Forney Family Dentistry and Orthodontics today.

What Are the Benefits of Tongue Scrapers?

Dr. Melina Cozby Sep 1, 2017

A tongue scraper can potentially improve your dental health and wellness. Let's consider the benefits and uses of this oral hygiene tool.

Avoid Dental Damage from Aggressive Tooth Brushing

Dr. Melina Cozby Jul 3, 2017

Patients at Forney Family Dentistry and Orthodontics can learn oral hygiene techniques to avoid dental damage from aggressive tooth brushing.

Tooth Sensitivity Caused by Exposed Tooth Roots

Dr. Melina Cozby Jun 2, 2017

One of the most common causes of tooth sensitivity is exposed tooth roots. Find out how we can diagnose and treat this issue.

Protect the Teeth from Poor Gum Health

Dr. Melina Cozby May 2, 2017

At Forney Family Dentistry and Orthodontics, patients can undergo treatments to address the most common causes of poor gum health.

How Chewing Can Lead to Tooth Sensitivity

Dr. Melina Cozby Mar 30, 2017

Chewing and pressure on your teeth can cause sensitivity. Let's explore these issues in greater detail and go over treatment options.

How Hot and Cold Temperatures Cause Tooth Sensitivity

Dr. Melina Cozby Oct 29, 2016

Hot and cold temperatures can cause acute tooth sensitivity. Let's see why this is the case and how this issue can be dealt with.

TruDenta® Treatment for TMJ Disorders: How Does It Work?

Dr. Melina Cozby Aug 31, 2016

TruDenta® is an effective treatment for TMJ disorders, combining sports dentistry and other kinds of therapies for the jaw.

Protect Yourself from Dry Mouth and Dental Damage

Dr. Melina Cozby Jul 30, 2016

Dry mouth is not only uncomfortable, it can cause major dental damage. Find out how to protect yourself from dry mouth and dental damage.

Are You Guilty of Bad Dental Habits?

Dr. Melina Cozby Apr 30, 2016

Many of us exercise bad dental habits and may not even know it. Learn how to avoid bad dental habits and keep your smile healthy.

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