Monthly Archives: July 2016

TMJ Problems Can Lead To Headaches, And More!

Consider, for a moment, your gait. An individual’s natural walking pattern is based on the hip joints and knees moving in conjunction with one another. This is why, for those who have one leg shorter than the other, problems can … Continue reading

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Dry Mouth Can Lead To Costly Problems

An Adult Oral Health report published by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) states, “The baby boomer generation will be the first where the majority will maintain their natural teeth over their entire lifetime, having benefited from water … Continue reading

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Understanding Dental Fear

Most of us have all been in situations where a knee-jerk reaction occurred. For example, a near-miss when driving down an interstate can cause the body to react in an instant. It’s only once the threat is removed that we … Continue reading

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Natural Teeth Are Worth Keeping Natural

Occasionally, I’ll have a new patient of mature age who is frustrated by a long history of dental problems. It’s not unusual to hear them say, “I’m going to lose my teeth as I age anyway. Let’s just remove them.” … Continue reading

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Dental Implants Designed For Individual Needs

One of the most impressive developments I have seen over the years has been in implant dentistry. Modern implant dentistry is successful, safe, dependable and often immediate. As a dentist who has stayed on the cutting edge of the latest … Continue reading

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