Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) causes a variety of symptoms. One of the more common symptoms is persistent headache. However, sometimes it is difficult to diagnose whether a headache is the result of TMD (also called TMJ) or a migraine headache. Persistent headaches should be evaluated by a doctor or dentist to determine their underlying cause.… Continue reading Is My Headache a Migraine or TMD?
TMJ disorder is a generic term that refers to many of the problems associated with the temporomandibular joint. Our specialist can discuss the symptoms and remedies recommended for those who suffer from TMJ disorder. The temporomandibular joint is located just above your jaw in front of your ear. There are two of these joints, one on… Continue reading What is TMJ disorder?
Dentures are an effective and popular solution for tooth replacement. However, they have disadvantages, such as a common need to use adhesives to keep them in place. They also lead to jawbone atrophy, causing the face to have a “collapsed” look over time. To prevent bone atrophy and avoid adhesives, consider dental implants. Choosing Dental… Continue reading Dental Implants: Never Use Denture Adhesive Again
When a tooth has been lost or extracted, many patients are primarily concerned with the effects on the smile’s appearance. More importantly, however, tooth loss can have a negative impact on a patient’s oral health. Choosing dental implants is the best way for patients to protect their oral health against the detrimental outcomes of tooth loss.… Continue reading Tooth loss can have lasting effects on your dental health
Diligent oral hygiene is the most effective way to keep your teeth clean and white. If you have particular concerns about the look of your teeth, you can use special products to be sure your teeth look their best. The Importance of Basic Oral Hygiene Regular, diligent oral hygiene is the most important way to… Continue reading Useful Tips for Clean and White Teeth?
Thanks to wonderful advancements in dental technology and products, tooth loss, decay or disease no longer present the limited choices of years past. Whether you are faced with the loss of one or a couple of teeth, or possibly the prospect of replacing your entire upper or lower arch, dentures offers a range of options… Continue reading Choosing the right dentures for you