How Can Jaw Surgery Help My Sleep Apnea Condition?

If you’re waking up groggy and irritable, it’s possible that you have a condition known as sleep apnea. This condition causes restless sleep due to your breathing repeatedly stopping and starting again. Fortunately, you can overcome this condition through a variety of treatments such as jaw surgery. Discover the details:

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Dry Socket Details & How to Avoid this Dental Condition

Many people forego getting their wisdom teeth pulled due to fear of dry socket. Fortunately, this condition is extremely rare – only two to five percent of people who have their wisdom teeth pulled develop dry socket. But, it’s important to know what it is and how to prevent it from occurring.

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Understanding TMJ & How Dr. Tomlinson Can Help

People rely on the smooth opening and closing of their jaw for countless daily activities – talking, chewing, laughing, and yawning, to name a few. But, when opening your jaw becomes painful instead of painless, daily activities can become excruciating. This pain is often stemmed from an injury to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) in the jaw.

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