Monthly Archives: March 2019

Can BOTOX® Help My TMJ Pain?

2019-03-25T18:59:19+00:00March 25th, 2019|BOTOX|

You most likely recognize the name “BOTOX” as a temporary cosmetic filler to help reduce fine lines and wrinkles. However, the positive effects of BOTOX® are more than skin deep; while reducing wrinkles is just one application of the drug, BOTOX® can also help treat muscular conditions affecting the face – specifically TMJ disorders (or

How Medicare Can Help Make Sleep Apnea Treatment More Accessible

2019-03-20T15:22:42+00:00March 18th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|

Sleeping is how your body recharges and repairs itself, helping you face the following day with the energy you need. But for patients with sleep apnea, a serious condition where breathing stops and starts repeatedly throughout the night, sleep can be a dangerous time. Luckily, treatment does exist for sleep apnea sufferers, and Medicare may

How to Tell if Your Injury is a Dental Emergency

2019-03-12T23:11:31+00:00March 12th, 2019|General Dentistry|

You may not know that dental enamel is made up of calcium phosphate, and is the hardest material in our bodies. But if you experience an injury or trauma to the face or mouth, you may discover that dental enamel is incredibly strong – until it’s not. Tooth breaks, chips, and fractures do happen. As

Sleep Apnea Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

2019-03-10T22:16:52+00:00March 10th, 2019|Sleep Apnea|

Recent research undertaken by the American Academy of Neurology points toward a connection between dementia and sleep disruption. While there is much research left to be done, the study, which will be presented later this year at the academy’s annual meeting in Philadephia, is another reminder of the importance of treating sleep apnea. Doctors Victoria