When you have chronic headaches, jaw pain, and other aches in and around your face, head, and neck, this is referred to as orofacial pain. Simply put, this discomfort is a result of oral health problems, such as TMJ disorder or even bruxism (teeth grinding). If you suffer from orofacial pain, you should contact your… Read more »
Month: June 2020
Often, people suffer from headaches, poor sleep, and even jaw pain due to issues with our oral health. TMJ disorder, bruxism, and sleep apnea impact millions of people. Despite the major differences between these oral health concerns, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist can often address them all with a simple (and custom-made) oral appliance.
When you lose even a single tooth, this could mean serious complications for the health and function of your smile, not to mention your overall appearance! Fortunately, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist knows how to help prevent tooth loss, and how to use advanced dental implants to replace one or more missing teeth.
A routine cleaning every six months allows a dentist to prevent gum issues by removing plaque from the smile. However, should plaque and tartar buildup grow severe and lead to inflamed gum tissues, you may need more than a simple cleaning. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist explains how a deep cleaning, also… Read more »