Care for a Mouth Injury
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How to Care for a Mouth Injury

As we discussed in our previous post, Why Mouthguards Make (Financial) Sense,  April is National Facial Protection Month. Despite our best efforts to protect our teeth, accidents will happen. When they do, try to remain calm and remember some…
mouthguards
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Why Mouthguards Make (Financial) Sense

Did you know that April is National Facial Protection Month? As more people get outside in the beautiful spring weather, more patients walk in with a head, mouth or facial injury from a sports-related accident. If you or your child are…
Treatment for overbites
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Causes, Problems and Treatment for Overbites

An overbite, or the excessive protrusion of the upper teeth, is surprisingly common. In fact,  general bite problems are the leading dental issue in children. Overbites affect your facial structure, predispose you to dental injuries and can…
TMD Symptoms
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TMD Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

The temporomandibular joint is both a hinging and a sliding joint (the only one you've got!) that allows the circular movement required to chew food properly. Problems with your jaw and the muscles in your face that control it are known as temporomandibular…