Category Archives: TMD Treatment

Ear Infection or TMD?

Ear infections are more common in kids than adults. However, if you’re experiencing ear pain in your later years, you may understandably assume it is caused by an ear infection. While this could certainly be the case, your pain may … Continue reading

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Addressing Your Teeth Grinding Habit

Bruxism, or teeth grinding, can leave lasting negative effects on your dental health. For those that grind their teeth occasionally, there is no major cause for concern. However, if you regularly grind your teeth while you sleep at night, you … Continue reading

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Is It Time For a Night Guard?

Do you clench or grind your teeth at night? Perhaps we should ask your partner! Nighttime teeth grinding, or bruxism, causes many problems, including those that go beyond your mouth and affect your partner’s quality of rest. If you’re guilty … Continue reading

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Do You Grind Your Teeth At Night?

Statistics show that one in four people who visit a dentist suffer from teeth grinding, or bruxism. This condition is not restricted to a certain age group, socio-economic group or gender. Some patients grind their teeth during the day (consciously), … Continue reading

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Stress Affects Your Oral Health

It is not hard to find someone who is experiencing stress in his or her life. Although you may be well aware of the impact stress has on your overall physical health, it is important to realize that this includes … Continue reading

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How Can A Dentist Help You Sleep?

Approximately 1 in 15 Americans suffer from sleep apnea, which is a condition that dramatically affects your ability to enjoy a deep sleep. Sleep apnea can even be dangerous if not treated. Most of the time, it is the patient’s … Continue reading

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Bite Down on Headaches

Could your bite be causing your headache? If you suffer from chronic headaches, you have likely gone through many bottles of aspirin and other headache remedies. A nagging headache can dramatically affect your quality of life without effective treatment. You … Continue reading

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Nighttime Bruxism: Stop the Grind

Has your partner ever accused you of grinding your teeth while you sleep? Or do you frequently wake up with a sore jaw or dull headache? If you have made night time teeth grinding a habit, it is time you … Continue reading

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