The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings

The statistics are sobering. Approximately 53,000 new cases of oral cancer were reported in the U.S. in 2019 alone, resulting in the estimated death of almost 11,0000 people from all walks of life. And if you think you aren’t susceptible because you’re a non-smoker, think again. The risk for oral cancer can be just as [...]

2020-05-07T15:43:26+00:000 Comments

5 Jaw Exercises for Overcoming TMJ Pain

There is a good chance that you have not considered pain associated with TMJ or the temporomandibular joint. However, once it begins to cause any discomfort, you won’t be able to think about anything else. TMJ can originate through many different causes, such as arthritis.   One of the ways to combat TMJ pain is [...]

2020-02-14T19:08:08+00:000 Comments

5 Ways Dental Implants Can Change Your Life

It can be pretty upsetting when you lose a tooth, even more so if you spend thousands of dollars on replacing the tooth only to have the replacement break or fail. Dental implants are the best option if you want something that is going to last a lifetime if properly taken care of. Here are [...]

2019-11-01T21:12:59+00:000 Comments

How to Prevent Sports-Related Facial Injuries

If you play contact sports such as soccer, football, hockey or baseball, injuries to the head and face are common. Here are a few tips to follow to ensure you have a fun, safe, and active sports season.   Wear Protective Gear You may not always be able to prevent an injury, however, making sure [...]

2019-09-11T16:49:04+00:000 Comments