Teeth grinding – How do I know I am grinding my teeth?

By Dr Yao Xu DDS (Minnesota) General Dental Surgeon What is Bruxism? It is a condition whereby an individual clenches and grinds their teeth involuntarily. In medical terminology, this is referred to as bruxism. There are two types of bruxism: that which occurs during sleep (Sleep bruxism), and that which occurs during wakefulness (awake bruxism). Cause: […]

Teeth Whitening – What can I do about my yellow teeth??

By Dr Yao Xu DDS (Minnesota) General Dental Surgeon Are you troubled by yellow and stained teeth? Are you considering whitening your teeth? Do you have concerns regarding the safety of products on the market? Read on to find out about the Singapore Dental Association’s (SDA) recommendation to the public, and tips on how to safely […]