Missing Teeth and Your Long-Term Health


Replacing Missing Teeth

Dr. Day can treat a wide range of facial injuries at our Phoenix, AZ practice. From broken jaws to lacerations, he is ready to provide emergency treatment using the latest techniques and technology. While these types of facial trauma are certainly serious, a knocked out tooth can also have drastic consequences for your dental health and overall…
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6 Benefits of TMJ Treatment


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Jaw pain and stiffness are just two of the symptoms of TMJ Disorder (TMD). The condition can have untold effects on your overall physical and mental wellbeing. If left untreated, your symptoms can also worsen. Fortunately, Dr. Day offers effective, personalized TMJ treatment at his Phoenix, AZ practice. Whether you require non-invasive medication or a…
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FAQs about Recovery from Jaw Surgery


Healthy Jaw

If you are preparing for jaw surgery, you probably have a lot of questions about the recovery process. After all, your jaw is one of the most active joints in your body. You use it for eating, speaking, and countless other unconscious actions. Jaw surgery is one of the more extensive forms of facial reconstruction….
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5 Reasons to Consider Dental Implants


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If you are missing teeth, whether because of decay, periodontal disease, or facial trauma, you have a number of restorative options to choose from. However, dental implants at our Phoenix, AZ practice offer greater durability and stability than any other restorative treatment. These permanent posts, set directly in your jawbone, will form a stable base…
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Removing and replacing Failed Dental Implants


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There are a number of reasons why dental implants fail. The success rate today is 94% to 98%, but that was not always the case. Bone regeneration techniques that have become available in the past few years have made it more likely that an implant will set itself permanently into your jawbone. In years past,…
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What is an Orthognathic Surgery Specialist?


Most people are familiar with the term “orthodontist”. Many of us have had to deal with at least one orthodontic procedure in our lifetime, whether it was braces, plates, or any other type of correctional dental appliance or apparel, but what exactly is an orthognathic surgery specialist? It sounds like a term to describe something…
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Underbite Surgery is Much More Successful Today than Ever Before


There is no question that oral and facial reconstructive surgery is far more successful today than it was just a few decades ago. All you need to do is look around you and you can find evidence of this. The number of folks with overbites and underbites has decreased dramatically. You rarely see them at…
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Facial Pain Treatment Brings Instant Relief, so Don’t Hesitate to Schedule It


What is causing your pain? You’d be surprised at how quickly facial pain treatment or minor surgery can eliminate it. The nerves that send messages to your brain telling you that you are in pain are connected on an ultra-sensitive network, so pain in one small spot could feel much worse than it really is….
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Impacted Wisdom Teeth can cause you Excruciating Pain


Have you ever noticed that a problem with one tooth can cause pain throughout the entire mouth? Many patients come in to have a tooth removed and are shocked when they find out which one is actually causing the problem. In some cases, the culprit isn’t even visible to the naked eye. An impacted wisdom…
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What exactly does Sleep Apnea Surgery Involve?


Sleep apnea is a serious health condition that can lead to complications such as heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure. The cessation of breathing while sleeping, even for the briefest of moments, will prevent you from getting a good nights sleep, the reason for many mood disorders and drowsiness during the day. Some who…
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