When your jaw joints are misaligned or not working properly, the resulting pain and discomfort can extend far past your teeth. There are many reasons why you should treat TMJ disorder: Problems with your TMJ can extend throughout your body, causing pain in your head, shoulders, and back, in addition to jaw pain and soreness…. Read more »
Month: July 2015
Orthodontic Treatments to Better Your Smile
An orthodontist is a dentist who specializes in the field of orthodontics, which is the practice of straightening and correcting the alignment of teeth. The purpose of orthodontic treatment is twofold: Straightening teeth both improves the function of your teeth, and it also improves the appearance of your smile. Cosmetic orthodontics is characterized by orthodontic… Read more »
How Does Invisalign Work?
If you’ve ever considered straightening your teeth, you’ve likely heard of Invisalign. The clear braces system revolutionized orthodontics by offering a teeth-straightening solution without the unattractive look and uncomfortable feel of traditional metal braces. How does Invisalign work? Invisalign is a system of clear plastic trays that are worn in a sequence to straighten teeth… Read more »