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How Diabetes Can Affect Your Dental Surgery Feb 11th, 2020

There’s no doubt that uncontrolled diabetes can have devastating effects on your overall health, which includes your oral health. The good news? You can take control of diabetes by following a nutritious diet, exercising regularly, taking your medications as directed, and maintaining tight blood sugar control. It sounds like a...

Corrective Jaw Surgery Can Improve Your Breathing, Chewing, and Speaking Issue Jan 1st, 2020

It’s common to take steps to help teens and young adults develop a healthy and even smile through orthodontics. Braces and dental aligners are almost a rite of passage in some circles. There are times, however, when your child’s physiology requires more than simply alignment. In some cases, teeth are...

Understanding Your Treatment Options for Sleep Apnea Dec 11th, 2019

If you’re one of the millions of Americans who has sleep apnea, the good news is that the diagnosis was made, which means your next step is to find a suitable solution. Treating your sleep apnea is incredibly important as the sleep disorder does far more than rob you (and...

What to Expect Before, During, and After Having Your Wisdom Teeth Removed Nov 25th, 2019

Have you been told you probably need to have your wisdom teeth removed? If so, you’re in good company. About 5 million Americans have their wisdom teeth removed each year.  But while wisdom tooth extraction may be important for your oral health, like any surgery, it can be scary when...