Dental anxiety is very common. In fact, some people become so anxious they don’t go to the dentist at all. While dental phobia is more severe and may require professional treatment, dental anxiety alone isn’t something you can’t overcome. Luckily, there are ways to feel less anxious. And it starts by understanding what aspects of… Continue reading Is It Normal to Be Anxious to Visit the Dentist?
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4 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Dentist
When you go to see your dentist, there are a few questions that you should ask them. These questions can help you to take better care of your teeth and have a better smile overall. This can also help you and your dentist to better understand each other and share your goals. This is important… Continue reading 4 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Dentist
How do I know if my symptoms are caused by stress or TMJ disorder?
Are you experiencing facial pain, headaches, and/or difficulty chewing? These symptoms could be sign of a common oral health condition called TMJ disorder. Issues with the TMJ can be quite debilitating and difficult to identify because stress can produce similar symptoms. Our practice offers TMJ treatment to improve your comfort and your oral function. Many… Continue reading How do I know if my symptoms are caused by stress or TMJ disorder?
Professional Teeth Whitening Adds A Finishing Touch
If you are looking to upgrade your smile with minimal investment of your time and money, you might consider professional teeth whitening. This treatment can have dramatic results, leaving your teeth up to 8 shades whiter. Teeth whitening is one of the most common reasons that patients initially consult with a cosmetic dentistry practice. Those… Continue reading Professional Teeth Whitening Adds A Finishing Touch
What are the benefits of sedation dentistry?
Dental anxieties and phobias are more common than most people think. Fortunately, sedation dentistry is a solution to help you feel more comfortable when you visit our dentist. Sedation dentistry increases patient comfort, quells feelings of fear and worry, and can help you establish more positive associations with dental visits. What does sedation dentistry entail?… Continue reading What are the benefits of sedation dentistry?
Treatment Options For TMJ Disorder
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder can cause significant discomfort for patients in addition to contributing to other issues, such as compromised chewing ability. In order to improve your health and quality of life, you should consult with your dentist to learn about effective TMJ treatment options. Causes and Symptoms of TMJ Disorder A TMJ disorder can… Continue reading Treatment Options For TMJ Disorder
How can I maximize the benefits achieved through teeth whitening?
You’ve made the decision to pursue teeth whitening to refresh your smile. That’s very often a fabulous way to revitalize your appearance … working with a cosmetic dentist has many advantages that will produce a great result. Here’s how … Teeth Whitening Products are Tried, Tested, and True Investing in pastes, rinses, one size fits… Continue reading How can I maximize the benefits achieved through teeth whitening?
Experiencing Jaw Pain: Could it be TMJ disorder?
Do you suffer with orofacial pain, particularly along the jaw? Perhaps you struggle with headaches and have difficulty opening and closing your mouth. These symptoms are classic markers of TMJ disorder. Our dentist provides TMJ treatment to improve oral function and alleviate discomfort. Facts about TMJ Disorder The TMJ is a joint that connects the… Continue reading Experiencing Jaw Pain: Could it be TMJ disorder?
How Well Will I Be Able to Eat With My Dentures?
Many people are faced with the prospect of dentures during their lifetime. It can be a little daunting just because it is new and unfamiliar, but you shouldn’t be anxious about eating with a new set of teeth. There are several tips and tricks you can use to make it a simpler task and soon… Continue reading How Well Will I Be Able to Eat With My Dentures?
Professional Tooth Whitening: How Long Will the Results Last?
We all wish we had beautifully white teeth. Thankfully we have teeth whitening which is a very popular option to achieve a bright smile. No matter which method of whitening you choose, your daily habits can have an impact on the length of time your teeth will maintain their newly lightened status. Regular visits to the dentist… Continue reading Professional Tooth Whitening: How Long Will the Results Last?