Know the Symptoms of Bruxism

You may be experiencing teeth grinding, also commonly known as bruxism, if you grind your teeth at night or even during the day. This can either happen because of anxiety, an abnormal or crooked bite, stress in your daily life, a sleep disorder, or a habit. Connected problems such as... Read more »

Information About Tooth Extractions

At times, a tooth extraction is necessary. Damage, decay, or orthodontic needs may require an extraction. If you need to have a tooth extracted, take a moment to read the information below. - If you are having problems after the extraction, it is important to contact your dentist as soon... Read more »

Talk To Your Dentist About Your Medications

While it is true that your dentist is concerned the health of your mouth and teeth, it goes without saying that your mouth is a part of your body, and that your oral health is connected to your overall health. From time to time, your physician may prescribe a medication.... Read more »

The Basics of Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth causing pain or discomfort can put a damper on anyone’s day. That is why, our team here at Chandler Dental Excellence in Chandler, Arizona, is happy to talk to you about wisdom teeth, so you understand what they are doing to you. Your smile goes through several stages... Read more »

A Tooth with a Missing Filling Needs Treatment from a Dentist

Dental fillings are often used to repair a small area of tooth enamel that has been compromised by a chip or small cavity. Their bond with the surrounding tooth enamel is meant to last for many years. Yet poor oral hygiene habits can gradually weaken this connection causing the dental... Read more »

Flossing Can Improve Your Oral Health and Fight Cavities

If you are looking for a way to reduce cavities, then perhaps ask yourself if you floss regularly. If you do not, then it’s time to start! Flossing can improve your oral health and fight cavities. Here at Chandler Dental Excellence in Chandler, Arizona, we are dedicated to your oral... Read more »

Supplement Your Oral Health Care with Sugarless Gum

Supplement your oral health care with sugarless gum. If you are looking for alternate dental tools that can be used to help keep your mouth fresh and your teeth clean, you may want to consider sugarless chewing gum. Sugarless gum can be used after meals because brushing your teeth can... Read more »

Oral Cancer Screenings: The Exam that Can Save Your Life

Oral cancer is a severe and dangerous health issue that can ultimately destroy your smile and your entire life. This is why Dr. Kerry Taylor and our dental team offer oral cancer screenings at Chandler Dental Excellence. For your benefit, we perform the screening during your dental cleaning and exam... Read more »

Crowns and Bridges: Questions and Answers

Here you’ll find a description of what dental crowns and bridges are, a description of when your dentist might recommend them, and a comparison of benefits. What is a dental crown? It’s shaped just like your tooth and is placed over it as a covering. What is a dental bridge?... Read more »