Constant Migraines or Neck Pain

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN It is common for people to dismiss temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ disorder) as the cause of their constant pain, be it in the mouth, head or neck. Often, persistent headaches are chalked up to stress, and ongoing neck pain is thought to be related to sleeping in an unfavorable position. While these reasons can certainly cause pain or discomfort, there could be an underlying problem that needs to be addressed – TMJ disorder. What is TMJ disorder? TMJ disorder is when the muscles and …

Don’t Waste Money, Remember to use your Dental Insurance Benefits

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN If you are fortunate enough to have dental insurance offered through your employer, it is likely that your insurance policy covers two dental cleanings and checkups each year. Why are these checkups important and why should you take advantage of them? Today on the blog, we will be answering these questions. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends everyone receive routine dental checkups and cleanings. The purpose of these visits to your Nashville dentist is to remove tartar buildup from around your teeth and gums, …

Gift Yourself a New Smile for the Holidays

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Halloween festivities are behind us as we eagerly wait for the end of year holiday season. Soon, get-togethers with family and friends will commence as well as holiday parties. Maybe you are not looking forward to said gatherings because you worry about what others will think of your smile. Do you tend to hide your smile, feel embarrassed or avoid social gatherings because of how your smile makes you feel? Why not gift yourself a new smile for the holidays? So this year it …