Online Dental Education Library

Dr. Hart and his staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available.

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Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Dental Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Fillings, to make your teeth strong and healthy again Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect disease at a curable stage Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Teeth Whitening,  Tooth whitening procedures offer patients with stained, discolored, or dull teeth an opportunity to have a whiter, brighter smile...

Treating TMD Like Other Joint-Related Problems
After ruling out other causes for your jaw pain, your doctor or dentist has made a diagnosis: a temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD)...

There's New Hope for a Better Understanding of Chronic Jaw Pain
Chronic jaw pain and limited jaw mobility are two common symptoms of a group of conditions known as temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJD or TMD)...

3 Areas to Watch to Avoid Excessive Tooth Wear
...Over time, bruxism can accelerate tooth wear and cause other problems like TMD...

See Your Dentist if You're Having one of These 3 Dental Problems
...As with tooth pain, chewing difficulty causes could be many: cracked, loose or decayed teeth, ill-fitted dentures, or a jaw joint disorder (TMD)...

Try the Conservative Path to Jaw Pain Relief First
...But before you go down that road, consider the traditional conservative approach to temporomandibular disorders (TMD) management first—it could provide the most relief with the least risk of side effects...

TMD and Fibromyalgia Could Share Links in Chronic Pain
...While there are a number of disorders that fit in this category, two of them—fibromyalgia and temporomandibular disorders (TMD)—can disrupt your quality of life to the extreme...

Jaw Disorders
... People with temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) often have a clicking or popping sound when opening and closing their mouths...

Jaw/TMJ
... People with temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) often have a clicking or popping sound when opening and closing their mouths...