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Offering General Dentistry for Children

Offering General Dentistry for Children

by Yenny (SU)
Do you remember your childhood dentist? Are they happy memories of cleanings and treasure boxes, or memories that invoke fear? As you probably realize, those early childhood experiences with your dentist can have a lasting impact throughout life – one that can make or break your dental health as an adult.

How Can Your Dentist Relieve Your TMJ Symptoms?

How Can Your Dentist Relieve Your TMJ Symptoms?

by Natalie (SU)
You wake up with an earache, and a feeling like water in your ear. A little later, you start to hear ringing. So you call your doctor because you think you have an ear infection, right? Well maybe, but did you know these symptoms can also be caused by a problem with your jaw? Your temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the hinge joint that connects your lower jaw to your skull. Normally, it helps your jaw move up and down, unimpeded, so that you can chew, talk, or open and close your mouth. Disorders of this joint can greatly disturb your quality of life, as well as diminish your work productivity. However, while some of the symptoms seem obviously related to joint dysfunction, others are quite surprising. So how can you tell if you have a TMJ disorder, and how can your dentist help to relieve your symptoms?

How Visiting the Dental Office is a Cornerstone of Your Overall Health

How Visiting the Dental Office is a Cornerstone of Your Overall Health

by Natalie (SU)
Did you know that visiting the dental office is a cornerstone of your overall health? Most people understand that a checkup every year is needed to keep our smile looking great. Many don’t know though, that good dental health is also vital to their overall health. The simple truth is that every system of your body works together, and an infection or disorder in one area, can and does affect others. Simply put, your dental health matters, and has an impact on how well you are overall.

A Family Dentist that Cares: Making Dental Health Affordable

A Family Dentist that Cares: Making Dental Health Affordable

by Natalie (SU)
Everyone deserves a beautiful smile. But, does everyone have the means to achieve it? While it may come as a surprise, the answer to this question is a resounding yes. The key is that you must be willing to be an active participant in developing and maintaining that smile – and you have to work with a dentist that is dedicated to making it a reality. Finding a family dentist that cares about your health will not only put you on the road to flashing your pearly whites, the right dentist will also develop a plan with you that is affordable and realistic.

10 Tips to Prevent Mouth Sores

10 Tips to Prevent Mouth Sores

by Yenny (SU)
Do you now or have you ever had problems with sores in your mouth? This can be a very distressful condition that not only causes pain, but also can keep you from getting the proper nutrition and hydration your body needs. Nevertheless, not all mouth sores are alike. There are many different illnesses or injuries that can cause mouth sores, so treatment and prevention will be targeted to your specific set of circumstances. However, collectively speaking, there are a number of tips to prevent the occurrence of mouth sores.

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