Dr. Konig's Cosmetic Dentistry Blog

Houston Cosmetic Dentist Serving Sugar Land, The Woodlands, Pearland, & Nearby Areas of Texas

April 17, 2017
The joint that connects your jaw to your skull is known as the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). When this joint is out of alignment, it can cause a myriad of problems that you may not realize are being caused by your jaw. Your TMJ is a part of a huge mass of muscles that connect your neck, back, and... Read More
Category: TMJ
April 10, 2017
If you suffer from TMJ, over-the-counter medications and at-home remedies may work to a point, but real relief from the often debilitating symptoms of this disorder will require a more involved treatment plan. But how much does it cost to treat TMJ? And are there options for patients who do not... Read More
Category: TMJ
April 06, 2017
TMJ issues can cause facial asymmetry with or without pain.  Most often these issues for uneven jaws can be treated non-surgically.  However, many orthodontist and Oral Surgeons may tell you the only way to fix this is to do orthognathic surgery.   Sadly, many cases get treated surgically and have... Read More
Category: TMJ
April 03, 2017
TMJ Disorders (TMD) can lead to a lot of jaw pain and mobility issues. There are more than a dozen symptoms associated with TMD, and several of these warning signs have little to do with your mouth and jaw. Many areas of your body could be suffering due to a misaligned jaw. Our neuromuscular... Read More
Category: TMJ
March 27, 2017
Many adults, teens and children have an overbite or underbite, and there are a variety of ways to treat these teeth and jaw issues. Malocclusions such as these can lead to changes in your facial shape, TMJ pain and your overall health. There are several ways to treat these issues and with todays... Read More
Category: General Dentistry
March 27, 2017
Does your Child Snore? Have ADHD? Have Reduced Scholastic Performance? These are common symptoms that are very often noted in children with airway or bite issues. Some things that should be discussed are: Does your child snore? Seem to exhibit loud or heavy breathing? Any  TMJ pain? Does your child... Read More
Category: TMJ
March 07, 2017
The bite impression process is notoriously messy and claustrophobic. It’s difficult for patients to sit still, often causes them to gag and typically doesn’t give an accurate impression on the first try. The 3Shape TRIOS 3 Intraoral Scanner gets rid of the gooey mess involved in the traditional... Read More
Category: General Dentistry
March 01, 2017
The Konig Center for Cosmetic and Comprehensive Dentistry is excited to announce that our new website is live! Please join us in exploring our dental services pages, patient reviews, smile gallery and learn more about our dentistry practice. Ronald Konig, DDS, FAGD, LVIF, FIAPA helps men and women... Read More
Category: Uncategorized
February 28, 2017
Stained teeth can cause embarrassment and stop you from smiling. Teeth whitening methods or cosmetic dentistry procedures such as porcelain veneers can help you achieve a brighter smile, but what’s causing your teeth to stain? Lots of factors can contribute to a gradual loss of luster in the... Read More
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
February 15, 2017
Patients often lose their molars and this presents functional and sometimes cosmetic dentistry problems. Dental implants are often an excellent option that can be used to replace single or multiple teeth.  When dental implants are used, there are many important factors and planning that should be... Read More