Tips for Relieving the TMJ Disorder at Home

The TMJ disorder is quite inconvenient and troublesome, especially because it makes the most simple tasks, like chewing and even swallowing, very difficult and even painful. Fortunately, there are many treatments available that can help you find the comfort you need and return to a healthy and functional life. Some of those treatments are home… Read more »

The Link Between Your Smile and Your Heart

There is a link between your smile and your heart. To go into more detail, there are medical studies that prove a connection between your oral health and heart disease. It is easy to think of our body as separate parts, rather than one body that makes a whole. As a result, many people let… Read more »

Understanding Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a health condition in which your sleep is disrupted because of interruptions to your breathing patterns. There are two of sleep apnea: obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when your airways become blocked. Central sleep apnea is the result of the signals from your brain failing to… Read more »

Exciting Outcomes of Denture Placement

Why are dentures so popular? Well, these removable appliances are common ways to replace missing teeth, filling both large and small spaces that are left by missing teeth and restoring functional smiles with ease. You can receive partial dentures if you have only a few missing teeth or complete dentures to completely fill your entire… Read more »

Foods for Oral Health

You may have some idea which foods are best for your body health, but have you ever considered which foods are specifically for your dental health? Not surprisingly, these same foods are recommended by nutritionists, and won’t wreck your diet. Before we get into the good, most beneficial foods, let’s talk about the worst one…. Read more »

The Answers to Questions About Dental Veneers

If you’re interested in helping your smile with dental veneers, then you likely have many questions about the treatment. You’re not alone. Many people have questions about dental veneers as well. To help you know more about the treatment, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to answer commonly asked questions about dental veneers here: Q:… Read more »

Tips on Preventing or Lessening Bad Breath

You’re looking forward to a romantic evening with your special someone. Unfortunately, you’ve noticed (or your partner has noticed) that you’ve had bad breath recently. There’s nothing that can kill the mood of a romantic outing quite like bad breath. So, what can you do to have fresher, cleaner breath? Schedule & Keep Dental Cleaning… Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: Water Flossers

  Beyond brushing your teeth, it is important to make sure you use an interdental cleaner to clean between teeth in areas that brushing alone cannot reach. If you struggle with traditional threaded floss, consider an alternative interdental tool such as a water flosser. In conjunction with brushing, a water flosser can ensure your entire… Read more »

A Dentist Needs to Treat a Damaged Dental Crown

Gold alloys, base metals, and dental grade porcelain-ceramic are often used to create dental crowns. These materials rival the strength of natural tooth enamel to restore the function of a significantly affected tooth. Dental crowns are strong, but it is possible for your crown to be damaged by trauma to your mouth, or by grinding… Read more »

Gum Disease Facts

Gum disease, which is also known as periodontal disease, is a major dental issue that should be prevented as much as possible. This is because it’s one of the most dangerous dental problems in the world today. If you’re not careful, it can infect and damage the gums and even destroy the jawbone, resulting in… Read more »