Suffering From Jaw Pain?

At Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry in Seattle, we treat several causes of pain in the oral area. In today’s article, we will discuss jaw pain. Sometimes it’s difficult to pinpoint the cause of jaw pain. Here are some

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TMJ Treatment and Headache Relief in Seattle Washington

Are you one of the many people in Seattle suffering from TMJ? If you are affected by Temporomandibular joint or TMJ disorder, you know how the pain and discomfort can influence your life. Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry TMJ

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Attack Of The Gummi Bear

Here at the Seattle dental blog, we never like to be the bearers of bad news, but we are devoted to our patients’ oral health. So, today we offer a key warning about a lesser-known danger of sticky candy. Most

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Numb fingers from TMJ?

I’m a horrible grinder. I know that is the cause of my plaguing TMJ problems. Facial pain, stiff jaw, and ringing in my ears are all symptoms I have or had before. I went through treatment including splint therapy to

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Can dental problems cause severe headaches?

My head has been hurting for three months now. It feels like it is in a vice. My doctor has run tons of tests and says there is absolutely nothing wrong with me. I’m pretty sure he thinks the whole

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Full mouth reconstruction…for nothing?

Full mouth reconstruction I’ve spent over $60,000 on a full mouth reconstruction. I was breaking off teeth. My dentist told me it was because of my bite and we did the reconstruction.  60K later, now my crowns are breaking off.

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Do teeth have to meet?

I had to get three crowns. I don’t know whether I should call my dentist or not. My teeth have always met before. I don’t know if I am saying this right. I am talking about the teeth on opposite

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I’ve recently been diagnosed with TMJ. One of the biggest problems I have from it is lockjaw.  IT will be fine for a while, but then will lock up to where I can’t do anything normal.  My dentist is still

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Store Bought Mouth Guards

We were in a car accident and have $35,000 in medical bills.  Recently my TMJ is really acting up.  I lost my mouth guard (hence the TMJ acting up). I absolutely cannot afford another one right now.  I noticed there

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Notches at gumline

I have erosion of my teeth at the gumline. My dentist said it is from brushing too hard, but I don’t agree with him; mostly because I know I don’t brush my teeth very hard. What else could be the

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