preventative dental care

Importance of Preventative Dental Care

When it comes to preventative dental care, it is not isolated to a professional cleaning every six months. Preventative dental services can run the gamut from diet to proper brushing techniques and treatments such as professional teeth cleanings, fluoride treatments, sealants, caps, or topical medication. A dentist can facilitate a plan on how best to…

what is tmj

What Is TMJ?

Temporomandibular joint disorders affect the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) between your upper and lower jaw and affect approximately ten million Americans daily. While a single, specific cause isn’t known, many factors are thought to cause TMJ disorders. Any misalignment such as a dislocated jaw, displaced disc, or injury to the condyle, swelling, or pain of the…