TMJ Treatment Secrets for a Healthy Jaw

Your temporomandibular joints, known as TMJs, are ball and socket joints, they feature a wide assortment of tissues, muscles, nerves, and ligaments that all work in a complex fashion with each other to perform numerous tasks. Thus, they are easily prone to harm, causing various disorders. A temporomandibular joint disorder, also called a TMD, happens… Read more »

Preventing Gum Disease

Healthy gums are a key component to good oral health. If your gums fall prey to gingivitis or or periodontitis, not only can you lose your teeth, but your jawbones and other parts of your body can suffer as well. Your dentist can treat you for gum disease, however there are things that you can… Read more »

How to Maintain Your White Teeth

Having a dull, yellow, and unattractive smile can be quite inconvenient. It can lower your self-confidence, make socializing difficult, and make you ashamed of your appearance. This is why it’s best to maintain your white teeth as much as possible. You can maintain the natural whiteness or you can even maintain the whiteness from an… Read more »

Why Brushing Your Teeth is Important to Your Smile

We all know brushing is important, but do you understand why? Here at in , , we take your oral health very seriously, which is why we are always happy to explain the importance of treating your teeth right. Brushing is a vital step that should be done for at least two minutes a day,… Read more »

Are You Searching for Cavity Treatments?

If your tooth enamel is ever damaged, it may be possible for a hole to form within a tooth. This type of hole in a tooth is commonly referred to as a cavity. Do you suffer from a cavity and are searching for cavity treatments? If so, the benefits of dental amalgams and composite fillings… Read more »

Basic Information on Dental Implants

Are you thinking of having dental implants? If so, you have come to the right place! Our dental team here at in , , is happy to talk to you about dental implants and why they are important when it comes to restoring a tooth. When a tooth is missing due to injury, tooth decay,… Read more »

A Significantly Compromised Mouth Might Need Dentures

Problems from losing one or two teeth to tooth decay can often be remedied with a bridge, dental implant or a removable partial. However, if you’ve lost a significant number of teeth to untreated cavities or severe gum disease, more serious methods might be called for. If the roots of your teeth have been compromised… Read more »

Spotting, Treating, and Curing Bad Breath

Bad breath is often a symptom of a deeper underlying disease. Bad breath, often called halitosis, is the result of unpleasant odors coming from your mouth. These smells are often caused by bacterial buildup within your mouth, but can also be the result of something worse. Here are a few things you should know about… Read more »

What Are Your Oral Health Care Routine Strengths and Weaknesses?

What are your oral health care routine strengths and weaknesses? Would you say that some areas of your oral health care are strong while others may fall a bit behind and need improvement? The truth is, no matter how great your oral health may be, there is usually always something we could be doing to… Read more »

An Introduction to the American Dental Association

Did you know that Dr. Nasson Rodriguez is a member of the American Dental Association? Perhaps you’ve seen the ADA seal of approval on your toothpaste container. Want to know more about it? You’ve come to the right place. Here are a few common questions and answers: What is the American Dental Association (ADA)? The… Read more »