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Sleep Apnea: How Is It Related To Snoring?

While snoring is not a direct indication that you may be suffering from sleep apnea excessive snoring is a major warning sign that you may be suffering from sleep apnea. This is mainly because obstructive sleep apnea occurs when person’s breathing comes to a stop while they are sleeping which causes them to wake up multiple times throughout the night. This constant disruption of sleep and oxygen that results from sleep apnea can cause other health issues.

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TMJ Disorders And Foods You Should Avoid

TMJ Disorders And Foods You Should Avoid
If you begin to exhibit warning signs that you might be suffering from TMJ then it would be beneficial if you contacted our office. We specialize in TMJ treatment and have the appropriate tools to assist you with the treatment of your TMJ disorder. Also, our trained doctor can examine your mouth and provide you with a proper diagnosis. In addition, if you are suffering from TMJ it would be good to know what foods you should avoid consuming as they might aggravate your TMJ disorder causing you discomfort.

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Major Misconceptions About Invisalign®

Over the past 15 years or so, Invisalign® braces have become extremely popular and are definitely not showing any signs of slowing down. With its added success, there's been a host of common misconceptions regarding Invisalign throughout its lifespan. If you're struggling to figure out if Invisalign would be a good solution for you, take a closer look at some of the uncovered myths and misconceptions of this amazing dental treatment.

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Types of Dental Implants at Iacobelli & Sala

Typically, a dental implant is comprised of a titanium post that is surgically placed within your jawbone. This is done so the post can fuse together with your jawbone to act as a replica of your tooth’s original root. This helps to secure the post, so the implant doesn’t move or shift out of place.

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TMJ: Warning Signs And Symptoms

Are you experiencing any kind of jaw pain or discomfort? If so it’s possible that you could be developing temporomandibular joint disorder also often referred to by its abbreviation TMJ. Some of the signs that you may be developing TMJ are having some difficulty opening your mouth or pain around your jaw. Not only is TMJ disorder hazardous to your oral health, but it can also decrease your quality of life.

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Sedation Dentistry Can Relieve You Of Your Dental Anxiety

When you think about going to the dentist what is the first thought that comes to mind. It’s usually not a thought about it being a relaxing experience but thanks to advancements in dentistry sedation options are available to help relieve you of your dental anxiety. Oftentimes a patient’s dental anxiety can keep them from seeking treatment and their oral health becomes neglected. However, your oral health is also connected to your overall health and with this being said it’s important to be sure you’re maintaining it.

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Are the Teeth Worth the Cost?

Dental implant surgery is becoming more common as the months and years go on. Patients everywhere are turning to implants as their teeth reconstruction route, because they are strong, natural looking and permanent. Dental implants may be needed for a multitude of reasons. Depending on your reasoning, you may need extra procedures done prior to the implant surgery, which may mean extra cost. Implants are no doubt expensive, but are available at varying price points. If you are interested in going through with the dental implant surgery, there are a few things that you are going to want to become aware of first. Understanding the implant process is important, as is fully understanding the price and what you can expect to pay for your unique needs.

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Easing Toothache Pain

Toothache’s are a common pain people of all ages deal with. Unfortunately, toothaches can arise from a multitude of things, leaving people with severe irritation and discomfort. Toothache’s can begin even if you take optimal care of your teeth, so it is important to know home remedies to relieve the pain, while you make a dentist appointment. Home relief can come from herbal remedies or over the counter pharmaceuticals.

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Give Your Smile a Makeover

 

Dental implants are common when it comes to missing teeth. They ensure your bone and tissue stay healthy and are designed to look like your natural teeth, resulting in smile you feel confident wearing. The procedure for implants involves a screw, which will be the root of your new teeth and attaches to your jaw. The abutment is the connector that holds the new teeth in place and the crown is the actual prosthetic tooth. This is a permanent solution for teeth replacement.

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How to Straighten Your Smile Without Braces

Braces have been the go-to source for years when it came to straightening or realigning your teeth. However, with the rapid advancement of dental technologies and treatment practices, there's now other alternatives to choose from.  At Iacobelli & Sala our professionally skilled dental experts and their team offer customized comprehensive orthodontic treatments ranging from Bioliners, Snap-On Smiles®, and Invisalign®. 

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