The disorder bruxism occurs when people grind and clench their teeth frequently, often on a nightly basis. Unless treated, this constant pressure not only leads to orofacial pain, but damaged teeth. The cracks and chips then lead to further complications. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist will discuss how we diagnose and then… Read more »
Month: April 2021
TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, could be a source of major orofacial pain, and even lead to the onset of related issues like bruxism (teeth grinding). In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist wants to help you understand the causes of your TMD, and also look at possible treatment options and warning signs… Read more »
When you develop discomfort in your jaw joints, head, and jaw, this is known as orofacial pain. These aches could occur throughout your head and face, and could indicate the presence of disorders like TMD or even bruxism (teeth grinding). In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist will look at possible solutions for your… Read more »
When you have a professional cleaning every six months, this removes plaque and helps protect your oral health. But what about a deep cleaning? Also known as a scaling and root planing, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist may suggest this procedure to help reverse issues like gingivitis, or to even begin the process of managing… Read more »
When you lose a tooth, we may suggest implant dentistry, because these last so much longer than traditional bridges or removable dentures. But what makes them last so long, and offer such a lifelike appearance? In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist is going to talk about the benefits of dental implants.