5 Facts About TMJ That You Did Not Know

Do you ever experience pain in your jaw? Have you ever woken up with sore jaw muscles? If so, you might have TMJ, otherwise known as temporomandibular joint syndrome. 1. What Is TMJ? The temporomandibular joint connects your jaw to your skull. When this joint is damaged or injured, it can lead to a disorder… Continue reading

Root Canals – Not as Bad as You Think

While it’s true that root canals are notorious for being unpleasant procedures, they are vastly misunderstood. As your family dentist, we would like you to know that they are nothing to fear and that, in truth, a root canal is not the onerous experience that people make it out to be. To explain why root… Continue reading

5 Things You Should Know about Dentures

When you think of dentures, you might imagine an unnatural, phony-looking smile or think of teeth ricocheting around in someone’s mouth. If this is your impression of dentures, we want you to know that things have changed! Today’s dentures are far more advanced than those of the past. Modern technology has made dentures better fitting,… Continue reading

What You Need to Know If You Have Not Seen a Dentist in Awhile

Has it been a long time since you have visited the dentist? If so, don’t worry. You are not alone in this category. Many people let years lapse between dental appointments, and the number one reason is out of fear of being embarrassed or ashamed by how a dentist may react to their teeth. Rather… Continue reading