What Is A Sinus Lift And Why Would I Need One?

a visualization of a sinus lift on an upper archHave you ever had a sinus headache or sinus infection? Then you probably already know that the sinuses sit right above your upper jaw, adjacent to your nose. What you might not realize is that an oral surgeon can maneuver your sinuses. This process is called a sinus lift and can be necessary before receiving dental […]

Understanding TMJ and the Jaw Pain It Comes With

Dental Patient With Jaw PainYour temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, is responsible for opening and closing your mouth. It is a vital joint, yet due to a number of reasons, it can become damaged over time. If you have an irregular bite or sustain facial trauma, it is possible for the joint to stop functioning properly. It is vital to […]