Studies have found that anywhere from 60% to 75% of adults in this country are afraid of the dentist, and 5% to 10% of these people have a fear so strong that they are classified as having a “dental phobia.” It may be because of a past experience with a bad dentist (or a procedure […]
Can the way the teeth meet together affect my facial features. Yes! Many patients and doctors do not realize the major differences that occur with ones face when the jaw is moved to its optimal physiologic position. This affects the facial profile, facial symmetry, and the entire lower 1/3 of the face. Having a bad
If you have broken, stained, or crooked teeth, you may find yourself hiding your teeth, and your smile. This can affect how people see you, as well as your own self-confidence. For healthier teeth and a beautiful smile, consider one or more of the cosmetic dentistry procedures available at the Konig Center for Cosmetic and
Many patients have migraines and headaches and yet, do not have pain in their jaws. These headaches sometimes do not go away as the underlying cause of them is not addressed. These TMJ headaches go largely undiagnosed by physicians who often simply prescribe medications. The blame is often put on hormonal issues or stress. Dr.