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Get Prompt Treatment for Bleeding Gums

In the chaos of the ongoing global pandemic, many dental patients have relaxed their oral hygiene regimen. This could be detrimental to your oral health as well as dangerous. A study in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology found that individuals… - By: Dr. Dham


Managing TMJ Pain

If you suffer from headaches, earaches, or difficulty chewing or swallowing, you could have temporomandibular joint disorders, often referred to as TMJ. This condition can stem from many causes, including jaw or teeth misalignment or teeth grinding. Your dentist can… - By: Dr. Dham


Pandemic Stress and Cosmetic Dental Damage

With the regulations and restrictions accompanying the global pandemic for the last year, it is natural that individuals are feeling more stressed than usual. Stress can impact your health, and if your oral health is affected, you may notice cosmetic… - By: Dr. Dham


Dental Sleep Apnea Treatment FAQs

Sleep apnea is a disorder in which an individual experiences interrupted breathing while asleep. Because this condition affects the respiratory system, many patients contact their doctors about their symptoms. Dental professionals can also treat sleep apnea. Dr. Uttma Dham, a… - By: Dr. Dham


What to Expect from Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are a restorative dental treatment that can help with cosmetic concerns too. Patients with a chipped tooth or tooth discoloration, as well as patients who just received a dental implant or root canal therapy, may require a crown.… - By: Dr. Dham


Who Benefits From Sedation Dentistry?

Sedation dentistry is often seen as something that’s used for patients with dental anxiety. And while this is true, there are many other types of patients that can benefit from sedation dentistry. Dr. Uttma Dham of Westside Dental Center, a… - By: Dr. Dham

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