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ALL YOUR TMJ QUESTIONS, ANSWERED

Our jaws do a lot of work throughout the day, opening and closing over and over so that we can do ordinary things like talk, eat, and yawn. Ideally, all of the anatomy involved functions as it should and we can perform these tasks without trouble, but many people...

SEDATION DENTISTRY IN JOPLIN FOR DENTAL ANXIETY

Does dental anxiety make it difficult for you to keep up with your regular dental appointments? Sedation dentistry could be the solution you’ve been looking for so that your teeth can get the professional care they need to stay healthy. WHAT IS SEDATION DENTISTRY?...

HOW DIABETES AND ORAL HEALTH ARE RELATED

It might seem like diabetes and oral health have little to do with each other, but this is unfortunately not the case. One of the most common effects of diabetes is, in fact, gum disease, and the two conditions can actually make each other harder to deal with. This is...

HOW TO DEFEAT DENTAL ANXIETY

For people with dental anxiety, the prospect of an appointment with the dentist can be so intimidating that they’d rather suffer tooth pain in silence than get it treated. That’s why we’re dedicating this post to helping our patients triumph over their dentist-related...