Monthly Archives: March 2012

Improve Your Smile With Tooth-Colored Fillings

Technological advances in modern dental materials now offer new ways to create smiles that are more natural-looking and anesthetically pleasing. With the development of the virtually invisible tooth-colored fillings, dental patients now have an alternative to the unsightly appearance of

What is TMJ / TMD?

What does TMJ / TMD stand for and how does it affect me? The term temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) refers to conditions that affect the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and facial muscles that control jaw movement. The TMJ is the joint

Dental Benefits of Xylitol

Xylitol promotes a healthy mouth Xylitol is a naturally occurring sugar alcohol that is typically used by many as a chewing gum and low-calorie sweetener to improve dental health. It is found in fibrous fruits and vegetables and is manufactured

Overview of LANAP – Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure

Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP) is a state-of-the-art dental procedure that treats periodontitis. This is a common infection of the gums that damages the bones and soft tissues that provide a supportive structure for your teeth. While previous treatments