What is Cracked Tooth Syndrome?

Teeth are the strongest bones in your body, however, they can still become cracked and damaged through pressure. Smiles of Memorial patients asked and we are here to answer the question, What is Cracked Tooth Syndrome? Patients that have bruxism, teeth grinding, increased stress on their teeth can develop cracks under the gumline. Additionally, those who have large fillings or …

Oral Cancer Screening in Houston, Texas

Oral Cancer – It’s Important to Spot it Early!

Oral cancer can be a dangerous disease if not found early. An oral cancer screening from Dr. Dernick and his team at Smiles of Memorial scan patients for oral cancer during their yearly dental exam. This is one reason why the oral health team encourages patients to complete bi-annual dental visits. Prevention is one of the best ways to reduce …