Do you suffer from chronic headaches? If your headaches tend to consist of dull aching, it could be because of TMJ dysfunction, or TMD. What is TMD? What can a dentist do about it? Read our blog post to find out!
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Kids go through a lot of changes as they get older. You might be wondering if their smile is on the right track! While every kid is a little bit different, there are certain dental milestones to look for. Check out our blog post to find out what to expect.
If you need a tooth extracted, a dental implant put in, or gum/bone grafting, you’ll need oral surgery. Oral surgery can be intimidating, but our team is here to put your mind at ease. What about after surgery? What can you eat? Read our blog post to find out!
When it comes to flossing your teeth, you have a choice. You can go for the traditional dental floss option, or you can opt for water flossing. Read our blog post where we break down the differences to help you figure out which might be right for you.
The connection between diabetes and oral health is a prime example of how interconnected dental health is with your overall wellness. Read our blog post for a look at how diabetes can affect your dental wellness in a number of different ways.
Stress, tiredness, and loud sensory stimuli are all common causes behind migraines, but did you know that dental issues can also play a role in creating painful headaches too? Read our blog post for a look at specific dental issues that may be causing your migraines.
Your smile is probably not the first thing you think of when you consider the physical changes of aging, but it is a real thing! Check out our blog post for a look at five ways your smile transforms the older you get.
You keep up with your child’s routine dental visits every six months, but sometimes it is necessary to stray from the schedule and bring your child in sooner. Check out our blog post where we explore the most common reasons why you may need to take your child to the dentist.
Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is not something you want to ignore. It can cause myriad issues with your teeth and health. Read our blog post where we help you understand what your options are if you’re dealing with this frustrating habit.
Dental implants are the most durable, natural restoration you can get. But with an unchecked bruxism habit, you could be putting your dental implant at risk. Check out our blog post where we help you understand what to do about implants if you have bruxism.