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Why Does My Jaw Hurt?

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

 If you’ve ever woken up to frequent or recurring jaw pain or headaches, but don’t know why, you could be suffering from bruxism, or grinding your teeth. But before you...

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Fall Down and Break Your Crown? Here’s What to Do!

Fall Down and Break Your Crown? Here’s What to Do!

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

Picture this. It’s Saturday night, and you’re sitting down on the couch, chips in hand, watching the latest sci-fi thriller, when suddenly the crunch of your potato chip sounds more...

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Gum Disease Could Mean Earlier Death in Post-Menopause

Gum Disease Could Mean Earlier Death in Post-Menopause

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

A recent study by the University of Buffalo has revealed that postmenopausal women with periodontal disease are at a higher risk of death than their healthier peers. The study was...

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Is Botox the Key to Treating TMJ Disorder?

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

Fans of the Bravo reality show “The Real Housewives of New York” may have noticed something a little different about the show’s breakout star, Bethenny Frankel. Famous for her outspoken...

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Should You Get a T-Scan Bite Test?

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

If you’ve ever been told by your dentist that you should consider getting a T-Scan bite test, you may be wondering what it is and what it can do for...

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Porcelain Veneers: What to Expect

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

If you’re one of the 28% of Americans who hide their smile because they don’t like their teeth, you may want to consider getting a cosmetic dental device called porcelain...

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Missing Teeth? Which Solution is Best?

Last modified: January 14th, 2022

If you’re one of the estimated 178 million Americans missing at least one adult tooth, or the nearly 40 million Americans missing all of their adult teeth, you may also be...

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Trouble Hearing? It Could be TMD

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

According to the American Tinnitus Association, a staggering fifty million Americans experience the constant, noticeable, ringing or buzzing in their ears known as tinnitus. Tinnitus can range in severity from...

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Surprising Causes of TMJ Disorders

Surprising Causes of TMJ Disorders

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

If you’re one of the estimated ten million Americans who suffers from Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) pain or a Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD) you, may be wondering how you struck the...

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Never Too Late to Relieve TMJ Symptoms

Last modified: January 14th, 2022

Three main TMJ complaints – headache, neck pain and jaw pain A few days ago a woman named Dorothy came in complaining of TMJ symptoms. She was in the office...

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