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TMJ Causes
ConditionsTMJ
July 19, 2021

What Causes TMJ?

Temporomandibular joint syndrome, commonly known as TMJ, is a disorder that happens in your jaw muscles and surrounding nerves. The temporomandibular joint is a joint that joins your mandible (lower jaw) to the skull. You can find it in front of your ears on both sides of your head, and…
TMJ Symptoms
ConditionsTMJ
July 12, 2021

25 Common Symptoms of TMJ

Temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ) is a type of arthritis that causes pain and tenderness around the jaw joint. TMJ issues are common among people who have a lot of stress or strain on their jaw muscles, such as participating in sports. This article discusses the common symptoms for TMJ patients.…
Smile Correction
Cosmetic Dentistry
January 13, 2020

6 Popular Smile Correction Procedures

If you aren’t happy about the appearance of your smile, then you should consider a variety of smile correction procedures at the dental office. Having an ugly smile can affect your self-esteem, and also, other people react differently to you when you have an attractive facial appearance. By fixing some…
What You Should Know About Dentists
Cosmetic Dentistry
May 27, 2019

What You Should Know About Dentists

Whether you look for a proven, top-notch dentist, planning on becoming a dentist, or both, it's imperative to know the credentials and other relatable information about dentists. You need to know the details about their skills, qualities, education, services, and more. Thus, the following includes the needed details: What Services…
Porcelain Veneers Pros & Cons
Cosmetic Dentistry
February 4, 2019

Porcelain Veneers Pros & Cons

If you’ve ever found yourself feeling unhappy or insecure about your smile, then you’ve most likely thought about what you can do to change it. Let’s be honest, for those of us who don’t have “perfect” teeth, it can be a little intimidating meeting new people who do or even…
Veneers Facts & Figures
Cosmetic Dentistry
September 14, 2018

Veneers: The Facts & Figures

Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain that are used to re-create the natural look of your teeth. For those looking for a flashy and beautiful smile, this solution could be right for you. Read further to find out more about the nearest to help you decide if they are right…
Composite Versus Amalgam Fillings
Restorative Dentistry
April 22, 2019

Composite Versus Amalgam Fillings

If you have ever had a cavity, you know all too well how excruciatingly painful they are and how quickly they can seemingly disrupt your life. Fortunately, modern-day dentistry has made the process filling the cavity and resolving the accompanying pain a relatively easy and straight-forward process. However, most patients…
Benefits of Laser Dentistry
Restorative Dentistry
April 8, 2019

Benefits of Laser Dentistry

If you've never heard of laser dentistry before, it's a very modern form of dentistry that comes with an array of benefits that simply aren't possible with other forms of dentistry. You can use it in the treatment of a wide range of conditions and issues, which is why many…
Good Tooth Goes Bad
Restorative Dentistry
November 9, 2018

How A Good Tooth Goes Bad

If you have ever experienced a cavity, you know firsthand how quickly a good tooth can go bad. Much of this has to do with what we eat, and specifically how much sugar we intake. Find out the process of how cavities are created and good teeth go bad here:…
Dental Inlays & Dental Onlays
Restorative Dentistry
June 21, 2016

Dental Inlay & Onlays: What You Should Know

The team at Imagine Dental believes that the people of Phoenix should be able to smile with confidence. This is because we commit ourselves to improving the dental health of patients. We note aesthetics just as much as total wellness. We offer state-of-the-art dental services. This includes the latest in cosmetic and restorative…
Hiding Your Smile
Orthodontics
January 6, 2020

Are You Still Hiding Your Smile?

In middle school, you might have kept your mouth closed on picture day because you had braces. As the teenagers years continued on, perhaps you had some angst, thereby depleting the smile from your face. Now, however, you want to smile yet still finding yourself hiding it. If you're still…
Dental Braces
Orthodontics
December 9, 2019

5 Common Types Of Dental Braces

Gaining an ideal smile is faster and easier than ever thanks to modern orthodontic equipment options. Today’s orthodontic approaches aren’t just about achieving a desired result. The entire process is also very customizable, which allows each child, teen, adult, or senior to make wearing dental braces fit seamlessly into their…
Gum Grafting
Periodontics
May 3, 2021

What is Gum Grafting?

We often recommend a gum graft if your gums have started to recede. Once this happens, the recession results in the exposure of the roots of your teeth. A gum graft can prevent the tooth surface of your teeth from decaying. Without this procedure the risk of abrasion and sensitivity…
Bleeding Gums
ConditionsPeriodontics
March 31, 2017

3 Causes of Bleeding Gums

We’ve all been in the situation where we’re rinsing our mouths after brushing and see a little pink in the sink. It’s just a little blood, but the problems it could be pointing to can be much bigger. What some brush off as sensitivity can actually be a detrimental problem…
Periodontal Disease
Periodontics
March 3, 2017

3 Warning Signs of Periodontal Disease

“Brushing your teeth is SO IMPORTANT.” How many times have you heard your dentist, or your parents say that? Or even better, repeated it to your family? Probably too many times to count. It’s true, though! Not only is brushing extremely important for the appearance of your smile, but is…
Problems With Dental Fillings
Emergency Dentistry
August 5, 2019

Dental Fillings: Common Problems & Solutions

Despite our best efforts, which include regular dental checkups, brushing twice per day, and flossing, many of us will still develop dental caries (cavities). Fortunately, these problems can be easily remedied with amalgam or composite (tooth-colored) dental fillings. While both of these fillings are highly durable, there is a chance…