Do you have persistent headaches? You may be surprised to learn there’s a connection to a common oral health issue. TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, can lead to patients in Omaha, NE, suffering from serious discomfort. Is TMD responsible for your headaches?
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Think about what tooth loss does to a person’s daily life. Beyond its effect on the way you look, tooth loss can make it harder for you to bite and chew, which can lead to further problems for your oral health. It can also leave you in a situation where you have an increased chance of suffering further losses. Your Omaha, NE dentist’s office can help you restore your smile through dental implant-held restorations. The prosthetic you receive can be stable enough to help you with biting and chewing tasks, in addition to helping you feel comfortable with the way you look. Dental implants also offer benefits over time, particularly due to their ability to prevent jawbone resorption, a problem that people experience after tooth loss. (more…)
When was the last time you stopped in for a routine dental exam? Unfortunately, people often put off these visits. A dental checkup is essential for keeping your smile healthy and preventing minor problems from becoming something much more serious. Why do we need dental exams and when should our Omaha, NE, patients schedule one?
When one of our Omaha, NE, patients experience a dental emergency, we provide care as soon as possible to mitigate any damage and discomfort and prevent serious complications. But what is a dental emergency? In today’s blog, we’re looking at a few common scenarios and how you should respond to them.
With Invisalign®, we offer our Omaha, NE, patients a clear alternative to metal braces. Do you have questions about the Invisalign® system? We’re looking at common questions our patients have asked about clear braces.
A number of factors can cause a tooth to become damaged. Once you notice a chipped tooth, you should see the dentist as soon as possible. In today’s blog, we’re talking about what our Omaha, NE patients can do to respond to a chipped tooth and what treatments we offer to repair their smiles.
Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? That means now is the perfect time to talk about what our Omaha, NE, patients can do to safeguard their smiles. From checkups and cleanings to proper homecare, you have plenty of options for protecting your teeth and gums!