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7 Sleep Apnea Dangers


Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is quickly becoming one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in America, almost as prevalent as asthma and diabetes. Unfortunately, OSA is continuing to rise because of the increased rates of obesity. Even worse, obesity can … Continued


Sleep Apnea and Snoring


When most people think of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), they think of their parents or relative with a noisy machine and mask that keeps the house up at night. (This is called a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure or CPAP Machine!). … Continued


Can Sleep Apnea Cause Weight Gain?


Thinking your sleep apnea diagnosis is causing you to gain weight? When you are living with sleep apnea, it means you stop breathing during the night for short periods of time. This constant assault on your body means your body … Continued


Testing for Sleep Apnea and Other Sleep Disorders


A large number of the world's population suffer from a condition known as sleep apnea.  In fact, it is so common that many physicians are able to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea using either an in-lab sleep study or a home … Continued


7 Things You Should Know About Over the Counter Oral Hygiene Product Active Ingredients


Triclosan Might be in Your Oral Hygiene ProductTriclosan is an antibacterial composite in cleaners, soaps, body washes and oral hygiene products of all sorts. While triclosan combats gingivitis, some people argue it might have negative health ramifications. There is some … Continued


Smile Makeover FAQs For Teenagers


Common Teen Smile Makeover Questions I do not have any cavities or other oral health issues yet I am interested in a smile makeover as I am unhappy with my smile. Is it possible to beautify my smile with a … Continued


Visit Our Dental Office for Tips for Healthier Teeth


Patients often want to know how they can take better care of their teeth. Along with treating and cleaning a patient's teeth, we will also use this time to educate the patient on proper at-home care techniques. The bottom line … Continued


Information You Need to Know About Dental Veneers


Dental veneers are a great way to restore your smile if you're dealing with badly stained, discolored, or otherwise unsightly teeth. It’s one of the fastest and most effective ways to restore your smile. Your dentist will determine if you … Continued


How to Tell If Your Partial Dentures Have a Poor Fit


Not everyone who wears partial dentures does so because of advancing age. Many adults have had teeth extracted because of decay or gum disease. Others have had one or more teeth knocked out in an accident or while playing their … Continued


Adult Braces Are Growing in Popularity Annually


If you are unsure if adult braces in are right for you, let the growing number of adult orthodontics patients help you decide. Since 1994, the number of adults receiving orthodontics treatment has risen nearly 60 percent annually, according to … Continued