Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Is Teeth Grinding grinding on your nerves?

Teeth grinding is one of those rarely discussed but often annoying habits that many of us suffer from, usually in silence. It may be you, sometimes it’s your partner or occasionally it’s your children. Whoever is causing the disturbance though, the disruption in sleep patterns and potential harm to teeth is certainly cause for a […]

Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – X-Rays, X-Posure and You

Patients often express concern when we suggest X-Rays. Certainly there is more information and awareness today both from your dental care team and from informed consumers, about possible excessive exposure to X-rays. For this reason, we thought we would take the opportunity to provide a brief summary on the topic of X-Rays and any potential […]

Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Brushing teeth as a weight loss strategy

For many of us, the New Year represents an opportunity for a “do over” or a “restart” on this grand video game we call life. Often that means a renewed commitment to overall health and wellness. Perhaps you’re thinking of starting or re-committing to an exercise strategy and healthy eating routines. If so, we applaud […]