Orthognathic Surgery 101

If your dentist or orthodontist has suggested to you that you might benefit from jaw surgery, you are not alone. Misalignment of the jaw can range from mild to severe, and sometimes orthognathic surgery may be needed. While your orthodontist can correct bite problems involving your teeth, surgery may be needed when the jaws need to be repositioned. At its... read more »

The Dangers of Sleep Apnea

If you have sleep apnea, you should seek out treatment for this dangerous disorder. Otherwise, you are putting your body at risk. Apnea occurs when our normal breathing patterns are interrupted during our sleep. This can happen due to blocked airway passages or in more serious cases because the brain is unable to signal the body to breathe normally. This... read more »