Do You Have TMD?

On Tuesday, we took a look at bruxism, a jaw joint disorder in which patients regularly grind their teeth. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at an often-related disorder, TMD, also known as TMJ disorder. How do you know if you’re one of the over 12 million people estimated to suffer from TMJ disorder?

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3 Possible Solutions To Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a disorder that involves soft tissues in the throat and mouth becoming too relaxed, subsequently collapsing and cutting off airflow, causing the brain to wake the patient, often hundreds of times per night. Soon, the client is sleep deprived, exhausted, and at a higher risk of complications, which can range from depression to hypertension. Fortunately, there are a number of possible solutions to sleep apnea.

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Veneers: A Conservative Way To Improve Your Smile

In order to transform the appearance of your smile, you probably assume we would need to remove a substantial amount of your tooth structure and place a series of crowns. However, what if we had a conservative and esthetically pleasing alternative? With veneers, we have a conservative way of addressing cosmetic concerns!

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June And July Events In Astoria

During the month, we like to set aside a couple blogs to cover events taking place in our community. Astoria is a beautiful and unique community, with much to offer our residents. In addition, if you want to embrace the summer with a brighter smile, remember that we offer a number of cosmetic dental procedures to erase teeth stains and improve the beauty of smiles.

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