Farmington Dentist Recognizes Dental Hygienists

This October is the fifth National Dental Hygiene Month. The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) and the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company join forces to raise awareness about the importance of dental hygiene and good oral health. In honor of National Dental Hygiene … Continue reading

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TMD Damage: A Quiz

When TMJ disorder (TMD) begins, it’s something that may feel uncomfortable and cause some frustrating symptoms. However, it will not immediately wreak havoc on your smile, yielding serious damage and destruction. Unfortunately, when patients choose not to treat their TMD, … Continue reading

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Quiz: How Pressure Affects TMD

Are you feeling a bit unsure about things you’re doing to make your TMJ disorder worse? Perhaps you assume that as long as you’re not doing anything really overwhelming, like trying to bite into something extremely hard, that you aren’t … Continue reading

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2 Times To Remain Open Minded About TMD

When you’re dealing with TMJ disorder, particularly if you are experiencing uncomfortable symptoms, you may think to yourself that some sort of surgery or serious medication must be in order. Something is going to help you stop the popping, the … Continue reading

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3 Common Questions: TMD Relief

Are you an individual suffering from TMJ disorder (TMD) and your current priority is finding relief from uncomfortable symptoms like pain and tenderness? If so, we are ready to guide you with the help of some frequently asked questions (and … Continue reading

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Have TMJ Disorder? 3 Things To Give Up

It’s easy to overlook little things you do throughout the day that make TMJ disorder worse. Fortunately, identifying and addressing these things is often as easy as speaking with us about making positive lifestyle choices that promote jaw health. Curious … Continue reading

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Why Are My Ears Ringing?

Have you noticed lately that you are experiencing ringing in your ears? Perhaps it’s more of a hum or a buzz? If you’ve been hearing something that you’re pretty sure shouldn’t be there, this may be a sign that you … Continue reading

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TMJ Protection Over The Holidays

When the holidays roll around, there is a lot to look forward to – and so much to be thankful for. However, if you are suffering from TMJ disorder (TMD), then you know this joyous time can bring with it … Continue reading

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Advice for Relieving Dental Headaches

You might not automatically think of your dentist when you wonder how to relieve a headache, but the truth is that many patients experience chronic headaches due to a dental issue, like TMJ disorder. By visiting your dentist and seeking … Continue reading

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Jaw Exercises to Relieve TMJ Pain

Your jaw’s movement is controlled by a complex group of muscles, and it hinges on your two temporomandibular joints (TMJs) located in front of each ear. TMJ disorders describe a large group of jaw dysfunctions that result in injury to … Continue reading

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