What is Malocclusion?

What is Malocclusion?

Malocclusion is one of the most common dental problems. When you have malocclusion, your upper and lower teeth don’t align when you close your mouth. Diagnosing malocclusion to determine its severity and correcting it as early as possible is important for...
What is Bruxism?

What is Bruxism?

Clenching or grinding your teeth while asleep is common among children and adults, with an estimated prevalence rate of up to 31%. Occasionally clenching or grinding your teeth most likely won’t cause any harm, but when it starts to cause headaches, tooth or jaw...
What is Sleep Apnea?

What is Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is one of the most common sleep disorders in the United States, affecting children and adults, particularly overweight people are those over the age of 50. It’s a sleeping disorder characterized by abnormal breathing during sleep in which breathing...
Over-the-Counter vs. Custom Dental Appliances

Over-the-Counter vs. Custom Dental Appliances

Sleep apnea is one of the most common sleep disorders, affecting over 20 million people in the United States alone. Treating sleep apnea is essential in getting proper sleep and maintaining your oral and overall health. If left untreated, obstructive sleep apnea not...
Are Ceramic Braces Better Than Metal?

Are Ceramic Braces Better Than Metal?

When you are considering getting braces, it’s important to consider all your treatment options. With so many different types of braces available, how do you know which method is the best for you? Here’s a quick analysis of the pros and cons of ceramic, or...