Gum Recession-Why Does it Start & How to Prevent it

gum recession

Even with great homecare and regular dental visits, you may experience gum recession at some point in your life. It affects to some degree, the majority of our population. “Gum recession is when the margin of the gum tissue surrounding the teeth wears away, or pulls back, exposing more of the tooth, or the tooth’s … Read more

Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

jaw pain

“Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) are disorders of the jaw muscles, temporomandibular joints, and the nerves associated with chronic facial pain. Any problem that prevents the complex system of muscles, bones, and joints from working together in harmony may result in temporomandibular disorder.” (Johns Hopkins) TMD’s usually occur between the ages of 30 and 50, but can … Read more