Do Endurance Sports Increase Your Risk for Cavities?

  I recently read an article presented by the American Dental Association that showed that there may be a correlation between training for edurance sports and an increased risk of tooth erosion and decay. As an avid runner, occasional triathlete, and full-time dentist I found the article to be very interesting.  Tooth erosion and cavities are […]

Feaster Five Thanksgiving Road Race!

  It’s that time of year again!  It’s hard to believe that it’s almost time for the holidays!  Besides eating too much turkey, Dr. Yoon and his family have made it a Thanksgiving tradition to participate in the Feaster Five Road Race in Andover each year.  The race has a 5 mile, 5K, and Kid’s fun […]

Hartford 5K with Donate Life!

  This past weekend, Dr. Yoon and Stacey ran a 5K in Hartford, Connecticut. The 5k was one of the events associated with the Hartford Marathon.  Stacey participated with the team representing Donate Life Connecticut.  It was rainy and gray, but a great day for a run, and a great time was had by all! Remember, organ […]

Do you clench or grind your teeth?

  Has someone ever told you that they hear you scraping or grinding your teeth when you are sleeping? Have you noticed that the edges of your teeth seem worn down or are chipped and rough? Do you suffer from jaw pain or headaches when you wake up in the morning? If you answered yes […]

Question about tooth whitening?

  Why do teeth become discolored? The most common reason why our teeth can become discolored is from exposure to pigments in the foods and drinks that we consume.  The stains that result can be both extristic (on the surface of the teeth) or instrinsic (embedded in the microscopic pores within our teeth).    How […]