What Could Be Causing Your Jaw Pain?

If you are experiencing jaw pain, you might be tempted to dismiss it. You might think, Doesn’t everybody get little aches and pains sometimes? That may be true, but there are good reasons to pay attention to your jaw pain. There are many potentially serious causes of jaw pain. Here are some [...]

By |October 4th, 2018|Gum Disease, Root Canal, TMJ|

What If I Don’t Have Room for a Dental Implant?

A dental implant is the best tooth replacement option available. It looks like a natural tooth, functions like a natural tooth, and, like a natural tooth, can last a lifetime if properly cared for. And almost everyone is a good candidate for a dental implant. However, one situation where you might not [...]

By |September 19th, 2018|Dental Implants|

Earliest Hominid Cavities Show Long History of Sugar Cravings

Your grandmother might have warned you that you need to avoid eating too many sweets by taking out her dentures. But it turns out the problem of sugar cravings is much older than your grandmother. It’s actually a problem that began at least 12.5 million years ago, before our ancestors were even [...]

By |September 6th, 2018|Cavities|

Niki and Gabi Talk about Veneers and Other Cosmetic Treatments

It’s a very important issue that young people have to confront: whether they want to change their appearance or embrace who they are. It’s a hard decision, with lifelong consequences either way. So it’s important to make the right decision. But which is the right decision? It’s hard to know, so it would be nice [...]

People with Chronic Pain at High Risk for Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a condition that can dramatically impact a person’s overall health. We still don’t understand all the myriad ways that the condition can impact the body’s smooth functioning. We know it increases the risk of heart failure, among other problems. Now a new study suggests that it [...]

By |August 9th, 2018|Sleep Apnea, TMJ|