What Your Tongue Can Tell You about TMJ (and Headaches)

Though this may be surprising, doctors can tell a lot from the color and texture of your tongue. They can tell if you are anemic, B-Vitamin deficient, Iron deficient, Magnesium deficient, and also if you have headaches. If you regularly suffer from headaches, there’s a good chance you also suffer from bruxism (teeth clenching), which [...]

By |July 24th, 2019|TMJ|

Dental Implants Through the Ages

Teeth have always played a big role in human civilization — same with tooth loss. Even now, with all the advancements we’ve made in dental technology, tooth loss is still prevalent. Partly, it's a vicious cycle: the longer you keep your teeth, the longer you can stay healthy and the longer you will live. But [...]

One Treatment from Your Dream Smile

Have you ever looked in the mirror and felt embarrassed by what you see? Do you avoid smiling because of the shape or shade of your teeth? As much as a damaged smile can feel isolating, believe us when we say you’re not alone. Americans across the country are embarrassed by their smiles. Just take [...]

Can Dental Implants Cause Headaches?

Ordinarily Dick Van Dyke tweeting about headaches wouldn’t be the source of a half dozen news articles, but recent concerns over the potential side effects of titanium dental implants have set the dental community abuzz with rumors — again! Many are concerned that dental implants — specifically, titanium dental implants — [...]

Offering Patients Cutting Edge Treatment Starts With Continuing Education

Like a medical doctor, becoming a dentist is a rigorous process that requires years of dental school, and a state license, which requires further examination, practical and otherwise. Dentists are also required to keep up a certain level of continuing education throughout their entire dental career. This could mean pursuing post-DMD education, obtaining advanced certifications, or [...]

By |May 29th, 2019|TMJ|