Knoxville TN Dentist Blog

3 Tips for Preventing Gum Disease

Many patients visit our office looking for solutions to treat gum disease. Gum disease affects an estimated 3 out of every 4 Americans and is the number one cause of tooth loss in adults. Dr. Pamela Cain of Today’s Dentistry places…

FAQ: All About Invisalign

Patients often visit our office looking for more information on how to straighten their smile. We often suggest Invisalign as a discreet treatment option for mild to moderate orthodontic concerns.  As your trusted cosmetic dentist in Knoxville, TN, we wanted…

3 Snacks Your Smile Is Craving

As the COVID-19 crisis persists, many of our patients have found themselves stuck at home and unable to attend their dental hygiene appointments. As your trusted dentist in Knoxville, TN, we wanted to provide you with some suggestions on how…

The Effects of Stress On Your Dental Health

The coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis is causing a spike in patient stress. At Today's Dentistry, we recognize these are uncertain times during this unprecedented worldwide public health crisis. We want to provide you some information on how stress affects your dental…

COVID-19: A Letter to Our Patients

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update Dear Patients: We would like to update you on the status of our practice with respect to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) that is having an unprecedented impact on daily life throughout the world. Per guidance from the Centers…

What Tools Does Your Dental Hygienist Use?

Have you ever wondered what’s on that tray your dental hygienist pulls up next to the chair when you’re getting your teeth cleaned? There are over a dozen tools at their disposal to help keep your teeth healthy. Learn some…

FAQ: All About Fillings

If it feels like every time you go to the dentist you’re told you need another filling, you’re not alone. Cavities are the most common ailment second only to the common cold. Fortunately, there are things you can do to…

Laser Dentistry Offers More Comfortable and Effective Treatments

Not many dentists in the Knoxville, TN area provide the level of patient comfort, reduced recovery time, and higher levels of precision that laser dentistry provides. Today’s Dentistry is one of the top dental health practices using laser dentistry in…

How Smoking and Tobacco Use Affects Your Oral Health

Thanks to an aggressive campaign of public service announcements and the mandatory Surgeon General’s warning on packs of cigarettes, most Americans are now aware that smoking and using tobacco products has a negative impact on your overall health.  The increased…

Common Misconceptions About TMJ Disorders

People experiencing jaw pain often assume they have a TMJ disorder. The temporomandibular joints, abbreviated as TMJ, make it possible to open and close your mouth. The TMJ, located on either side of your skull, work together when you chew,…