Summer is a great time to head outside and enjoy the sun and beautiful weather. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at steps you can take to ensure you not only enjoy a wonderful summer, but also keep your smile healthy in the process.
Do you often experience persistent headaches, but haven’t figured out why? Many people with a jaw joint issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD, experience chronic headaches and other uncomfortable symptoms. In today’s blog, we’re looking at the causes of TMD, as well as other oral health issues linked to head pain.
We often discuss the health and appearance of our teeth, but gum health is vital for safeguarding your smile. When your gums bleed or feel sore, this could be a sign of a serious problem, one you should see the dentist for right away.
Cavities are a widespread oral health problem, one that impacts patients of all ages. However, there are very simple steps one can take to strengthen oral health and safeguard smiles against cavities. Let’s take a look at a few ways you can improve your oral health!
We’ve often spoke about sleep apnea and other sleep disorders in regards to treating adults. But did you know that children are susceptible to sleep disorders as well? In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about sleep disordered breathing (SDB) and how we can treat the issue with a unique oral appliance known as the Myobrace®.
Children need to visit the dentist for routine preventive visits, just as adults do. Otherwise, minor oral health issues can impact the development of their smile. When should your child start seeing the dentist? What happens during the first visit?
When shopping for items to help clean your smile, the amount of options can be overwhelming. Different products by different companies, all offering everything from fresh breath to whitening capabilities. To help, we’re going to dedicate today’s blog to highlighting the best toothbrushes and toothpastes for maintaining a healthy smile.
Did you know your bite can become imbalanced? When malocclusion occurs, you can develop a higher risk of serious complications, including discomfort, TMJ disorder, bruxism, and more. Fortunately, we can correct an imbalance with bite equilibration.
If you need braces for uneven teeth, then you may assume metal braces are your only option. While they can offer a solution to misalignment, we have a practically invisible alternative to metal braces that can offer a faster route to even smiles. Can we straighten your smile in a matter of months with the MTM® Clear Aligner System?
TMJ disorder and bruxism are jaw joint disorders that can have negative impacts on your oral health. Patients can experience very uncomfortable symptoms as well. Fortunately, treating these disorders doesn’t require surgery or major dental treatments, instead we can often address them with a nightguard.