crucial role of facial muscles

The Crucial Role of the Facial Muscles

Dr Devine Myofunctional Therapy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Most people don’t realize the importance of how the facial muscles, jaw, and tongue work together. It is crucial for these three components to work together, properly. By working in harmony, these components help to facilitate the right amount of airflow, assist with chewing and swallowing food, speaking, and help guide the jaws during a child’s growth and development phase. Our Myofunctional Therapist in Nashville at Devine Dentistry wants you to know about the crucial role the facial muscles, jaw, and tongue play in relation to oral health, and …

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Importance of Dental Care during Pregnancy

Dr Devine Oral Health

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Have you ever heard the saying “gain a baby, lose a tooth”? This old wives’ tale proposes that new mothers can expect to lose at least one permanent tooth as a consequence of their pregnancy. Often, people who state this phrase believe that carrying a baby in the womb draws out calcium from the teeth of the mother. If this all sounds familiar, your Nashville prenatal dentists at Devine Dentistry have good news…  neither of these statements is true. Although dental care is especially important for women who are …

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How to get a Sparkling Smile this Christmas

Dr Devine Dental Implants

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN We all know that at Christmas time, there are lots of sparkles from the tinsel on the tree, to the lights that adorn homes and lawns. There’s one thing that should also be sparkling at Christmas and beyond – your smile! Christmas is the perfect time to get a sparkling smile by gifting yourself cosmetic dental treatments in Nashville. Your cosmetic dentist in the Belle Meade area at Devine Dentistry wants you to know how to get a sparkling smile this Christmas. Dental implants for missing teeth in Nashville …

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All I want for Christmas is my Two Front Teeth

Dr Devine Dental Implants

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN We’ve all heard the song with the catchy lyrics, “all I want for Christmas is my two front teeth,” which reminds us that many patients deal with significant tooth loss and uncomfortable dentures. If this sounds like you, and you want not just your two front teeth but also all of your teeth for Christmas, implant dentists in Nashville have a solution for you. How implants work Implants involve placing titanium posts in the jawbone of the upper and lower dental arch. The purpose of the implants is to …

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Don’t let your Dental Insurance Benefits Expire

Dr Devine Blog

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN It’s nearing that time of year again where the tree will be adorned with tinsel, and lights strung along rooftops as we usher in Christmas with glee. Then, a few days later at the stroke of midnight, a new year will begin. We all tend to get caught up in the hectic rush of the holidays, but there’s one thing you want to make sure you don’t neglect – your oral health! If you’ve paid your dental insurance premiums all year, why let that benefit go to waste? Your …