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Can Your Dentist Help with Sleep Apnea?

Can Your Dentist Help with Sleep Apnea?

by Natalie (SU)
Sleep apnea occurs when breathing is obstructed or halted repeatedly during sleep. There are a few different types and causes, where the muscles in the back of the throat, tongue, and/or jaw all possibly playing a role. Many times, your dentist is the first to see the signs of sleep apnea and start the process of diagnosis and treatment.

Treating TMJ Disorder

Treating TMJ Disorder

by Natalie (SU)
TMJ is short for temporomandibular joint. This joint connects your jaw to your skull, and you have a left and right joint that are supposed to work in unison. TMJ is a complex joint with an important job. Your jaw opens and closes on these very strong hinge joints, and also moves from side to side when necessary. TMJ disorders affect the joints or the jaw muscles attached to them. There are several possible causes for TMJ disorders, and multiple treatment possibilities depending on the diagnosis.

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