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5 Common Types of TMJ Splints

By Tooth Fairy on Jan 25, 2018 8:46:40 AM

Splints are usually the first stage of treatment for TMJ disorders. Wearing a splint helps your dentist find your optimal bite, a process that usually takes at least 3 months. Splints can also be used as a long-term treatment to make your best bite permanent.

There are many different types of splints available today. So, which option is right for you?

Here are 5 of the most common splints, and what they’re best for.


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How to Choose the Right Dentist for TMJ

By Tooth Fairy on Jan 18, 2018 9:31:23 AM

If you suffer from TMJ, it can be difficult to find a good dentist.

With a wide variety of treatment options available today, and a variety of different standards, how can you find a dentist to meet your needs and is up on the latest in training?

Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing a dentist for TMJ.


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3 Steps for TMJ Pain Relief

By Tooth Fairy on Jan 11, 2018 1:27:45 PM

You may not think about your temporomandibular joints (TMJ) much, but you use them a lot. The TMJ joints connect your jawbone to your skull, and is what allows you to control your mouth.

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What You Need to Know about TMJ Disorder

By Tooth Fairy on Jan 5, 2018 1:34:48 PM

Do you suffer from constant headaches? Does it hurt when your bite fits together? If so, you may have Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, also known as TMJ, TMJD, or TMD.

How do you know if TMJ is the cause of your pain? If you display a few of the following TMJ symptoms, it’s probably time for treatment.

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5 New Year's Resolutions for Healthier Teeth

By Tooth Fairy on Dec 28, 2017 9:35:11 AM

The new year is a perfect time to introduce positive changes in your life. Dreaming of a brighter, healthier smile? Make it a reality in 2018 with these 5 dental resolutions.

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Top Dental Tips to Smile About in 2017

By Tooth Fairy on Dec 21, 2017 8:21:59 AM

Happy Holidays from team at Boger Dental!

Before the year is over, we’re celebrating a great collection of dental blogs in 2017. Here are the top 10 most popular posts of 2017. 

From 3 Frequently Asked Questions about Dental Bridges to What to Expect at Your Sedation Dentistry Appointment, you’ll gain the insight you need to make the best decisions possible for your dental health.

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6 Foods to Avoid this Holiday Season

By Tooth Fairy on Dec 14, 2017 8:12:15 AM

When you’re thinking about foods to avoid during the holidays, you’re likely focusing on calories — and neglecting to think about your teeth. But many holiday foods are absolute nightmares for your pearly whites and if you’re not careful, you could leave the season with stained teeth and unnecessary cavities.  

Here are 6 holiday foods and drinks to avoid or enjoy in moderation, plus 4 healthier options that your mouth will thank you for.

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Three Frequently Asked Questions about Dental Bridges

By Tooth Fairy on Dec 7, 2017 10:32:50 AM

Dental bridges offer a natural-looking, permanent solution to replace missing or damaged teeth. They are a more traditional alternative to dental implants. According to Colgate, dental bridges may be a better option than implants “if the neighboring teeth have large fillings and need crowns or caps in the future.”

You should always talk to your dentist to find the option that’s right for you. If you decide that a dental bridge is your best option, here are 3 frequently asked questions you’ll want the answers to.

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When Do I Need Dental Implants?

By Tooth Fairy on Nov 30, 2017 12:51:11 PM

When you are faced with a missing tooth, there are a few options you can consider to restore your smile. Modern dental prosthetics offer a variety of viable solutions for people, regardless of their age and budget.

Many people choose dental implants because they provide a high-quality, lasting solution to missing teeth. No more embarrassment. Never worry about it again. You will achieve a beautiful, top of the line result and care-free function for the rest of your life!

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Professional Teeth Whitening: Knowing Your Options

By Tooth Fairy on Nov 21, 2017 10:52:12 AM

Are you self-conscious about stained or discolored teeth?

You may have tried at-home strategies like eating foods that promote a healthy smile. However, if you want the best results, professional teeth whitening is your best bet.

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