Category: General Dentistry

How We Treat TMJ Disorder

woodland hills tmj disorder

A disorder related to bruxism, but with its own set of uncomfortable symptoms, TMJ disorder impacts millions of people in the United States. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist is taking a close look at how we diagnose and treat TMJ disorder. We can offer relief with a noninvasive approach, one that uses… Read more »

Don’t Suffer From TMJ Or Bruxism

tmj disorder

Suffering from persistent headaches is incredibly frustrating. It makes it extremely difficult to focus and can derail even the smallest of tasks. It is even worse when you can’t seem to figure out what’s causing it. We know that dehydration, stress, and a lack of sleep can exacerbate them, but what does it mean when… Read more »

We’re Ready For Your Next Dental Exam

woodland hills dental cleaning

You should see us at least once every six months for a dental examination. A routine checkup may seem minor, but this visit is crucial for avoiding serious oral health issues, and enjoying bright and healthy smiles. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist talks about our approach to preventive dental exams.

How Teeth Grinding Affects Individuals

As you grind and clench your teeth, you create friction that can negatively affect your enamel. While this material is remarkably strong, the added friction from issues with persistent teeth grinding, or bruxism, can make it harder for you to protect your smile. At our Woodland Hills, CA dentist’s office, we can take on difficulties… Read more »

Treatment For Chronic Teeth Grinding

Chronic teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, could not only drive your significant other crazy, but could damage your smile and cause major discomfort. To treat the issue, we don’t need to rely on surgery or other invasive solutions. Instead, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist can treat bruxism with a custom oral appliance!

Putting A Halt To Your Sleep Apnea With An Appliance

For many, chronic snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) could lead to serious trouble for your health and quality of life. However, you may be surprised to learn that your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist can offer a solution, one that doesn’t rely on an uncomfortable CPAP machine. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at… Read more »

Let’s Put A Stop To Your Teeth Grinding

If you grind your teeth on a frequent basis, known as bruxism, this could eventually damage your smile and lead to related disorders, such as TMD. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist will explain how we diagnose and treat bruxism, and the options we have to repair damaged teeth and restore your smile!

Protecting Your Periodontal Health

We often focus on protecting the health of our teeth, which helps reduce the risk of cavities and infection. But what about our gums? Good gum health means preventing issues like painful bleeding gums or missing teeth. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist talks about the preventive procedures and technologies we use to… Read more »

Cleaning Your Smile To Remove Plaque

We recently talked about your exams and why we suggest one every few months. But what about a dental cleaning? With this procedure, we remove all plaque and tartar from the surfaces of the teeth, and could even help manage issues like periodontal disease! In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist will explain why… Read more »

Ready To Schedule Your Next Checkup?

Every six months, we hope to see our patients both young and old for a checkup. These routine visits enable us to keep a close eye on your smile over the years, and offer care to prevent oral health issues. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist will explain what to expect from a… Read more »