Signs That You Have an Impacted Tooth

Did you know that wisdom teeth sometimes get stuck and can’t push through properly because they are the last ones to arrive? Sometimes the other teeth don’t leave room for their late neighbors, and this may result in impaction. Impacted teeth can invite tooth decay, gum disease, and even issues for your other teeth.  So,… Read more »

Protect Your Teeth with a Night Guard

Do you grind your teeth when stressed? This may seem mundane, but it can actually be a significant risk to your dental health. The abnormal pressure applied to the biting surfaces of the teeth may over time cause chips and minor or even major dental fractures. This can in turn create heightened tooth sensitivity. And… Read more »

Find Out About How Invisalign® Works Here

Do you ever wonder about the process involved in Invisalign® treatment? If so, you have come to the right blog! Here, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to share some details about the treatment so you know a little more. The first step of treatment involves our dental team making a digital model of your… Read more »

Treating TMJ

Temporomandibular joint disorder, also known as TMJ, is a condition in which the hinge that connects your upper jaw to your lower jaw is not working as it should.  You may experience moments when our jaw “locks up” or pops or clicks. Headaches, and tenderness around the jaw are also symptoms of TMJ. Those symptoms… Read more »

The Food that Can Be Bad for Your Child’s Teeth

Your child’s little chompers are strong and reliable, helping your child eat, talk, and smile. However, this doesn’t mean they’re invulnerable to dental issues. In fact, there are certain foods in the world today that can harm your child’s little teeth, and our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to keep them away from your child’s… Read more »

How to Keep Your Braces in Tip-Top Shape and Stay on Track

Your braces are a strong appliance that can effectively shift and move your teeth to give you the smile you want. However, that doesn’t mean it’s indestructible. In fact, there are many things you can do to damage your braces and delay your treatment time. This is why it’s best to try to keep your… Read more »

Minor Lifestyle Modifications Might Be Included in a TMJ Disorder Treatment Strategy

Discomfort in the temporomandibular joints that hinge your jaw can also influence the surrounding muscles and other connective tissues. TMJ disorder is a condition affecting these areas. It can often cause discomfort when biting down, a dull ache in the muscles in front of the ears or around the temples, as well as a clicking… Read more »

TMD Symptoms to Diagnose

Have you been experiencing unexplained symptoms of TMD (temporomandibular disorders)? These symptoms can include many of the following we will discuss, but contact Dr. and our professionals if you believe one of the following signs of TMD is related to your pain. Our team can identify and find what treatment is best for you. Some… Read more »

CPAP Treatments for While You Sleep

Are you experiencing a form of sleep apnea or snoring affecting the way you sleep? Your dentist or doctor may suggest getting an oral appliance or CPAP device. Dr. and associates want to assist you with getting the sleep you need and want. CPAP stands for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure, and basically describes the amount… Read more »

Experiencing Dental Anxiety Before an Appointment

If you experience anxiety or nervousness before your dental appointment, wants to work with you to create the best possible scenario where you are comfortable. You are not the only one who has experienced dental anxiety before. Discuss with us how to make your appointment easier for you. Speaking up about your fears and concerns… Read more »