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Should a Dentist Be on Your Pain Treatment Team?

If you are suffering from chronic pain, you know how hard it can be to get relief. There are many solutions that provide partial or short-term relief, though many of them might come with significant drawbacks, such as dependence, addiction, and overdose. The best strategies for relief often include a team approach, with multiple professionals [...]

By |November 20th, 2019|TMJ|

Why Fixing Your Teeth Should Be a Retirement Priority

If you are looking forward to retirement, there’s something you should do to prepare yourself. And we’re not talking about shifting your assets to a lower-risk portfolio to keep them from getting wiped out just before retirement. We’re actually talking about something even more important: fixing your teeth and gums. Fixing your teeth and gums [...]

Spruce Up Your Smile for the Holidays

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Are some of your teeth sensitive or downright painful? There’s no better time to take care of it than the holidays.  So Many Parties Even if you’re not normally a party person, your holiday season is likely full of them. From formal galas to work celebrations [...]

5 Signs It’s Time to Give Up on a Tooth

In general, we want to preserve your natural teeth as long as we can. However, there comes a point when it’s time to admit that the best course of action is removing the tooth and replacing it, hopefully with a dental implant.  But how do you know when you’ve reached that point? [...]

How is My Body Affected by Sleep Apnea (and Why You Should See A Dentist)?

You may be tired of hearing your partner complain about your snoring. You may just be tired. Perhaps you have changed your sleep habits and nothing is working. You may be suffering from sleep apnea. This common sleep disorder is concerning in many ways. What Is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a breathing disorder in [...]

By |September 25th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|