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Why is orthodontic treatment necessary for some children?

Many people's general understanding of “orthodontics” is that they are used to treat crooked teeth; however, orthodontics can resolve and prevent many other problems related to the jaw and craniofacial...

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What is the most effective treatment for TMJ?

TMJ or TMJD is a common discussion and research topic at our office. Luckily for our patients, Dr. Alex is one of the best and has extensive knowledge of what...

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Is snoring affecting my relationship?

Is your spouse or partner complaining that your snoring is keeping them awake at night? Have they started sleeping in another room or become noticeably grouchier as a result of...

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What are Some Cons of Current TMJ Syndrome Treatments?

TMJ stands for the temporomandibular joint which connects the jawbone to the skull. It acts like a sliding hinge, connecting a joint on each side of the jaw. The part...

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Can Facial Growth Orthodontics improve Jaw Structure?

Dental problems like underbites, overbites, and crossbites could take years and be quite painful to correct on adult patients. Orthodontics dental care treatments often rely on traditional procedures or maxillofacial...

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Caring for Aging Teeth

​Many seniors undergo drastic changes throughout their lifetime, and it is only a matter of time before they experience severe tooth loss or pain. This could be due to a...

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5 Ways to Prevent Gum Disease with Braces

​Many people may not know that braces, while straightening teeth and providing other oral benefits, could potentially lead to gum disease. The next question would be: How can I prevent...

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The Benefits of Braces

Some patients find themselves hesitant about going to the dentist to fix their crooked smile. However, by not going to the dentist, they risk the potential for more serious issues...

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Healthy and Unhealthy Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

​While you might try to keep your mouth healthy by eating fruits and vegetables, there are some foods that, while healthy, can promote tooth decay. And of course there are...

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, Which Dental Floss Is the Best of All?

You wake up in the morning, look in the mirror and begin going through the routine of taking care of your smile. However, as you begin brushing your teeth, you...

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