Archive for June, 2015

A Quiz On Occlusal Disease

Your masticatory system can be complicated. There are many parts, and when they are healthy and working together, they are like a well-oiled machine. However, if one part is damaged even a minor way, it can throw off the whole system and result in pain or tooth wear. Last month we discussed Occlusal Disease. This […]

A Really, Really Natural Tooth Whitener

Do you hesitate to use anything un-natural on your body, even on your teeth? Do you shy away from anything that might even whisper chemicals? Well, don’t worry. There are a slew of natural ways to whiten your teeth on the internet. You, of course, will have to be the judge as to whether or […]

Conservative Treatments For TMJ Disorders

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders can cause headaches, neck aches, shoulder aches, jaw pain, worn teeth, and more. Thankfully TMJs can usually be treated using conservative methods. Although there are nearly 20 different types of treatments available for TMJ disorders it is best to begin with the easiest and most conservative to see what works for […]