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7 Reasons to See Your Dentist about a Chipped Tooth

If you chip a tooth, whether it’s from slipping on the ice or biting down on something that shouldn’t have been in your food, you might think it’s no big deal and decide not to go to the dentist about it. But there are actually 7 good reasons why you should see your dentist about [...]

How Mouth Breathing Leads to TMJ

It feels natural to breathe through your nose because our bodies are physiologically designed to do so. Breathing through your nose allows your developmental forces to reach a balance. When you breathe through your mouth when you sleep, especially as a child or teen, this can result in imbalanced development problems like jaw and tooth [...]

Could Your Muscles Be Causing Your Migraines?

Understanding and controlling migraine triggers is one of the most effective ways to reduce your migraine frequency. It lets you avoid migraine medication and the potential side effects of medication. Common triggers include foods, drinks, and smells. You might also have certain types of activities that can trigger your [...]

Could You Monitor TMJ with Your Smartphone in the Future?

The successful diagnosis and treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ or TMD) is a challenge. However, in many cases, we can overcome this challenge using scientific tools to assess the state of your jaw system, including the motion of your jaw, the function of the joint, and the activity of the muscles. [...]

By |January 23rd, 2019|TMJ|
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