Dr. Grewal’s blog

Dr. Grewal regularly contributes articles and related content to the online dental resource, Your Dental Health Resource Magazine.

When (and When Not) to Pull Those Baby Teeth

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

When your child begins to lose their teeth around age six, it can be very exciting for them! Many children pride themselves on their missing teeth and love watching their adult teeth grow in. Children [...]

Who Is at Risk for Sleep Apnea?

April 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Sleep apnea is a disorder in which the individual will actually stop breathing for periods of seconds to minutes during the night. This could happen hundreds of times during the course of a night. While [...]

Bacteria in the Mouth: It’s Not All Bad

April 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Bacteria in the Mouth: It’s Not All Bad

The word “bacteria” is generally associated with the word “yuck!” But the truth is that bacteria are some of the most important organisms for our bodies and mouths. Nurturing these good bacteria, rather than just [...]

Is Brushing Once a Day Enough?

March 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Is Brushing Once a Day Enough?

It’s a general rule that you’re supposed to brush your teeth at least twice a day: once in the morning and once at night is standard, but some people brush more often than that, some [...]

Oral Cancer Screenings: What You Need to Know

March 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Oral Cancer Screenings: What You Need to Know

Dentists perform oral cancer screening to find indications of cancer in the mouth at an early stage. Oral cancer or mouth cancer is defined as any cancer in or around the mouth, including the lips. [...]

Protect Your Smile With Dental Mouthguards

February 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Protect Your Smile With Dental Mouthguards

If you are an athlete, you may wear a mouthguard because it is required by your team or organization. If you don’t have to wear a mouthguard, you still should; in fact, everyone should wear [...]