Periodontics is a form of dental health treatment. Understanding how it works is critical to a healthy mouth.  Periodontics is the study of the support structures of teeth, including, but not limited to diseases, physical issues and treatments for both. Covered under periodontics are the periodontium, gingiva (gums,) alveolar bone, cementum and periodontal ligaments. It […]

Types Of Dentists

Dentistry is a rewarding profession that is dedicated to helping others and that changes people’s lives for the better. There is a lot that goes into being a dentist that many people don’t know about and never really consider. Dentistry is considered to be healing arts and sciences and is devoted to maintaining oral health. […]

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry is the use of various drugs with sedative properties to undergo routine dental procedures. Many people fear having to go to the dentist and often opt to skip visits just because of this particular phobia. Studies have shown that an estimated 9% to 15% are even afraid to visit the dentist to get […]

Teeth Whitening

Thinking about getting a teeth-whitening procedure done? Here are five popular and professional in-office treatments to consider, for a whiter brighter smile. In recent years, due to the large influence of the media and social networking sites, there has been a much greater demand for perfect teeth and whiter, brighter smiles. Teeth whitening procedures have […]

Oral Surgery

An overview of oral surgery and a description of several common kinds of oral surgery. Oral surgery is any kind of surgical procedure for your mouth. There are many different oral surgical procedures. Some of them, such as root canals and tooth removals, are rather common. There are also more specialized surgeries to repair tooth […]

Mouth Guards

Mouth Guards are important to use for oral safety during sports play and during sleep. Mouth guards have been around since the 1920’s preventing injuries and damage taken by professional sport players. More recently, Mouth Guards are being used for people who suffer from anxiety and Bruxism. What Is A Mouth Guard? Mouth Guards are […]


Prosthodontics allow for the rehabilitation of defective maxillofacial structures. Choosing the right prosthodontist increases patients’ satisfaction. People lose their teeth or oral structures because of various reasons: natural aging, a health defect at birth, diseases and infections, and serious accident. They lose their ability to smile and chew food because these activities cause them pain […]


What is Orthodontics? A beautiful smile and perfectly aligned teeth enhance the beauty of your face. But everyone may not have a perfect smile with perfect teeth. Most people don’t smile confidently due to crooked teeth that don’t fit together or have other dental irregularities. The good news is that you can easily straighten your […]

TMJ Disorders

The temporomandibular joint disorder causes discomfort at the hinge that connects the two temporal skull bones, located on both sides of the ear, to the Jaw Temporomandibular Joint acts as a sliding hinge that allows up and down or sides to side jaw movements. However, a disorder known as Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ) may cause […]

Jaw Alignment

Jaw alignment and TMJ disorders often correlated. Misaligned teeth or jaws can cause TMJ disorders. The human body remains interconnected, with one function affecting the other. For instance, the oral health system links with the mind-body connection. For anyone suffering from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder, jaw alignment plays an essential role in causing visible symptoms. […]