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TMJ: The Root of Your Pain - <p>Temporomandibular joint dysfunction is a really long name… so let’s call it TMJ.  That sounds more familiar—you’ve probably heard it before. Maybe some lingering pain in your chewing muscles and bones even have you wondering if you have it. TMJ dysfunction is sometimes called TMD, TMJD, or TMJ Syndrome, especially if there seem to be […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted March 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

TMJ: The Root of Your Pain

Temporomandibular joint dysfunction is a really long name… so let’s call it TMJ.  That sounds more familiar—you’ve probably heard it before. ...

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Botox® at the Dentist!? - <p>As specialists in facial anatomy and aesthetics, an increasing number of dentists are taking their skills into the world of Botox. Often associated just with appearances, Botox can be equally as therapeutic as cosmetic. Botox is a purified protein that irons out wrinkles by attaching to a muscle and preventing it from contracting. (Muscle contracting […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted February 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Dental Services
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

Botox® at the Dentist!?

As specialists in facial anatomy and aesthetics, an increasing number of dentists are taking their skills into the world of Botox. Often associated ju...

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Fluoride: Good or Bad? - <p>According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the fluoridation of drinking water is ranked among the ten greatest public health achievements of 20th century America. However, a quick search of the internet tells us that fluoride can actually be toxic if ingested in large enough quantities. So which is true? Do the health […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted February 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

Fluoride: Good or Bad?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the fluoridation of drinking water is ranked among the ten greatest public health achieve...

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Is My Child’s Loose Tooth Causing Them Pain? - <p>If you’re a parent or you’re lucky enough to work with infants and toddlers, you know that teething is not the most fun phase they’ll go through. Teeth having to push their way through gum tissue sounds rough, so it’s no surprise that as it happens, your little one will likely be sensitive and in […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted December 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

Is My Child’s Loose Tooth Causing Them Pain?

If you’re a parent or you’re lucky enough to work with infants and toddlers, you know that teething is not the most fun phase they’ll go through...

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The Smoking Gun: Tobacco & Oral Health - <p>They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco is a popular plant that we’ve learned can really do a number on your health. Using tobacco is a personal and communal practice that can be really hard to […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted October 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

The Smoking Gun: Tobacco & Oral Health

They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco...

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Gum Disease Symptoms to Look For - <p>According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost half of American adults have gum disease. Poor dental hygiene habits, stress, hereditary issues, some medications, a compromised immune system, and hormonal fluctuations can all work against you, increasing your odds of developing periodontal disease. Whether your gums don’t look exactly right or they […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted April 18, 2018 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

Gum Disease Symptoms to Look For

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost half of American adults have gum disease. Poor dental hygiene habits, stress...

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Professional Preventive Services That Protect Your Teeth - <p>When it comes to protecting the health of your teeth, preventive measures are typically preferred over restorative options. It is better to prevent a cavity than to have to fill one. Your dentist has probably already advised you of proper at-home care. You may be flossing daily, brushing regularly, and even using an antibacterial mouth […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted January 29, 2018 / Blog, Dental Health, Dental Technology
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

Professional Preventive Services That Protect Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting the health of your teeth, preventive measures are typically preferred over restorative options. It is better to prevent a ...

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Reasons You Should Not Neglect Your Preventative Dental Care - <p>When it comes to dental care, many people tend to only think about it when something goes wrong. After all, it is easy to take your teeth and gums for granted and simply assume that everything will always keep looking and feeling the same. However, the reality is that preventative dental care can have many […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted November 30, 2017 / Blog, Dental Health, Dental Technology
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

Reasons You Should Not Neglect Your Preventative Dental Care

When it comes to dental care, many people tend to only think about it when something goes wrong. After all, it is easy to take your teeth and gums for...

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7 Ways to Treat Gum Disease - <p>Did a recent trip to the dentist inform you that you now have gum disease? Hearing this news may motivate you to start taking steps that will get those gums healthy once again. Here are seven ways you can fight gum disease: 1. Rinsing With Salt Water Using salt water is a simple treatment method […]</p>
Alternative Text Posted July 25, 2017 / Blog, Dental Health
William J. Buchholtz, DDS

7 Ways to Treat Gum Disease

Did a recent trip to the dentist inform you that you now have gum disease? Hearing this news may motivate you to start taking steps that will get thos...

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