New Bern Smiles Blog

What is Bruxism?

Do you wake up with frequent headaches, jaw pain, and have worn or chipped teeth? Many people grind their teeth while sleeping and during stressful situations. It is also common in athletes during intense times of play. In many it… - By Dr. Hoard

Tips for Children’s Dental Health Month

February is Children's Dental Health Month and we would like to bring your awareness to your children's teeth and the importance of keeping them strong and healthy. Family dentist, including Dr. Hoard recommend that children begin routine dental visits around… - By Dr. Hoard

Quit Smoking for Your Dental Health Too!

We are all aware of the harmful effects of smoking on our bodies but did you realize how damaging tobacco can be on your teeth? As if the threat of cancer and heart disease wasn’t enough to make you finally… - By Dr. Hoard