Blog Posts in September, 2015 How Chewing Ice Can Ruin Your Teeth Posted By The Szikman Dental Group, P.C. || 30-Sep-2015 For a long time, people have said that it is bad to chew ice. Others may argue that ice is merely water in frozen form so it cannot be bad. Many individuals will chew ice once they have finished their icy beverage, and others have made a habit out of ice-chewing. To help you understand why this is bad for your teeth, we have provided a list of facts below: Violently chewing ice against the ... Continue Reading The Causes and Symptoms of Receding Gums Posted By Szikman Dental Group, P.C. || 24-Sep-2015 If you are over the age of 40, you may have experienced receding gums or heard of others experiencing this issue. This problem is otherwise referred to as gingival recession. When this occurs, the roots and nerves of the teeth can be exposed. However, there are some symptoms you can look out for to help you identify receding gums. Below is a list of these symptoms: Sensitive teeth Tooth pain from ... Continue Reading How to Brush Your Teeth Correctly Posted By The Szikman Dental Group, P.C. || 17-Sep-2015 For most people, brushing their teeth has become a daily habit. Many people brush twice a day, while others brush after every meal. Because tooth brushing is a routine and mechanical act, many people do not even consider that there are correct and incorrect ways to do it. People may not be aware that you can, in fact, cause more harm than good by brushing the wrong way. However, brushing your ... Continue Reading About Our Technology Why is it important to make sure your dentist uses the most current and cutting-edge technology available? Find Out Here!