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Is Snoring Interrupting Your Rest?

Some people that snore while sleeping may occasionally wake up gasping for air, or appear as if they are choking. This is a common symptom of a disease known as Obstructive Sleep Apnea, which affects millions across the world. Due to a lack of oxygen during OSA episodes, your entire body can suffer, and you… Read more »

Gum Disease and Orthodontics

Orthodontic patients vary widely in age, but they all can share common ground when speaking about gum disease. Better known as gingivitis, this condition is a frequent ailment associated with orthodontic treatment. Before your teeth begin to straighten, you may already notice bleeding and sensitivity of your gums. This is due to the fact that… Read more »

The Importance of Dental Health Nutrition

Every part of your body requires certain nutrients to function properly, and without them you may experience some health complications. Your teeth are no exception to this rule. Proper dental health nutrition allows your teeth to remain strong, healthy, and last a lifetime. Your teeth actually require specific minerals, and can only obtain them through… Read more »

3D Imaging: Waves of the Future

Radiographs, or X-rays, are one the most essential tools a dentist can use to help diagnose, treat, and monitor your dental health. X-rays allow us to see underlying structures of your mouth and plan your specific treatments accordingly. We have taken our technology one step further with the use of stunning 3D imaging technology. This allows… Read more »

Why Straight Teeth Matter, and How Clear Braces Help

Besides the fact that they look better straight, your teeth benefit in more than just appearance when they’re symmetrical and in their proper positions. When they’re crooked, your upper and lower teeth won’t meet properly when you bite down, which can place a strain on your jaw in addition to excessive pressure on your teeth…. Read more »

Discreet Braces that Work in Six Months!

As a teen or adult, straightening crooked teeth can help improve your smile’s look and your overall confidence, but you might hesitate at the prospect of wearing traditional metal braces for a couple of years. The good news is that, with our six months braces system, you can not only correct misalignment in less time… Read more »

How Your Dentist Uses 3D Imaging Technology

Knowing the details of your mouth’s landscape is a vital part of your professional dental care. By knowing exactly how your teeth are oriented, the condition your gums are in, and the status of your jawbone and other oral tissues, we can better diagnose your dental health and the need for treatment, if necessary. To… Read more »