Dr. Konig's Cosmetic Dentistry Blog

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

January 31, 2017
Your smile is typically the first thing someone notices about you. Whether it’s a job interview, a first date or a performance, you need a smile you’re proud to show off. Our cosmetic dentist, Dr. Konig, believes in an individualized approach when it comes to your dental work. You’re unique, and... Read More
January 24, 2017
Your body has an intricate network of nerves, which rely on each other to maintain a healthy, pain-free life. When just one aspect of this complex web is off, it can create a number of problems that may not seem connected. A TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder is a common problem that often goes... Read More
Category: TMJ
January 15, 2017
Porcelain Veneers can be utilized in many ways to correct a wide range of issues with cosmetic dentistry  procedures.  Simply placing veneers on teeth without planning and evaluation will often yield less than acceptable results.  This lady had never been happy with her smile or the shad e of her... Read More
January 11, 2017
Deciding where to go for headache treatment or TMJ treatment is no easy task.  The internet provides too much information and can lead to many roads.  When someone has debilitating headaches the following are often professionals that patients seek: Family practitioner Neurologist ENT  (ear, nose,... Read More
Category: TMJ
December 20, 2016
Thousands of Americans struggle with eating disorders such as bulimia and anorexia. These illnesses can quickly have a severe impact on your overall health, including your oral health. Your teeth are sometimes the first to show damage, but your TMJ (temporomandibular joint), gums and other soft... Read More
December 14, 2016
TMJ is the term used to describe a condition where the temporomandibular joint, which connects the skull to the jaw bone, is out of alignment. TMj can cause clicking and popping in the jaw, pain while chewing, headaches, neck pain, and muscle pain. Find out more about TMJ in this infographic: To... Read More
Category: TMJ
December 12, 2016
Many patients google, “The Best Cosmetic Dentist in Houston” and will see a page full of names of dentists.  How does one really know if these dentists are really providing excellent cosmetic dentistry? To begin with, there is no American Dental Association recognition for Cosmetic Dental... Read More
December 06, 2016
Some patients have a mild gag reflex and others more pronounced and this often leads to fear of even doing cosmetic dentistry  or difficulty in dental care.   Good news is that the Qi Laser can help patients with gag reflexes and make dental procedures more comfortable for them. What causes the... Read More
November 30, 2016
Dental sedation is often requested for cosmetic dentistry or even general dentistry and necessary for TMJ treatment.  Many patients have some dental anxiety, which is normal.  NuCalm is the world’s first and only patented neuroscience technology that is proven to lower stress and even improve sleep... Read More
October 19, 2016
TMJ pain and issues are often complex, often involving popping and/or locking, however, most TMJ problems can be corrected non-surgically. Locking and popping jaws rarely get better on their own.  This is true even for chronic case.  One of the first things in line is to  diagnose the condition to... Read More
Category: TMJ