Could TMJ Disorder Be the Cause of Your Sleep Problems?

Dr. Mike DeldarAbout Sleep Apnea, TMJ

TMJ disorder linked to sleep apnea and other disorders. Image of a man with jaw pain.

Pain, lack of sleep, exhaustion, inability to think straight, feeling like you can’t make it through the day– does this describe you? Unfortunately, it describes daily life for many of our patients who are dealing with a sleep disorder here in Noblesville and Carmel, Indiana. If you’ve been dealing with a lack of sleep, been diagnosed with sleep apnea or have been experiencing a lot of headaches, there may be an issue at hand that you haven’t yet considered: TMJ disorder. What is TMJ? What are the symptoms? And how can TMJ disorder affect your sleep and the function of your … Read More

Promoting oral health while helping victims of crime & abuse in Hamilton County, IN – Halloween Candy Buy Back

Dr. Mike DeldarDeldar Dental News, Oral Health

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Promoting oral health while helping victims of crime and abuse in Hamilton County, IN Are you planning on going Trick or Treating this Halloween with the kids? Have you considered turning that candy into donations for a good cause? With your kids’ permissions, donate your Halloween candy during our regular business hours from Tuesday November 1st to Thursday November 3rd. Dr. Mike Deldar will give a $1.00 donation to his chosen charity, Prevail and a dollar FOR YOU in exchange for your pound of candy. Let’s promote oral health while helping victims of crime and abuse! If you have any … Read More

Braces after Forty: 3 Reasons Why Adult Braces Make Sense

Dr. Mike DeldarBlog, Category: Invisalign, Cosmetic Dentistry, General / Family Dentistry, Orthodontic Options

Image of a brunette woman that is in need of adult braces.

Braces – they’re just for kids, right? Actually, they’re not. While kids and teens are typically the ones we all see wearing braces, the fact is that adults can get them too. In fact, if your Noblesville dentist has recommended adult braces, the reason is likely more than just cosmetic. 3 Reasons Why You Should Consider Adult Braces It is typically thought that the only reason an adult would invest in orthodontics is because they wanted a Hollywood smile. Having a beautiful smile is definitely something to be desired, but aesthetics is just scratching the surface. There are three main … Read More

What exactly is a Neuromuscular Dentist?

Dr. Mike DeldarJaw Pain, TMJ, TMJ Dentist

Image of a neuromuscular dentist working, Noblesville dentist.

A neuromuscular dentist is a pioneer in the dental field. Like Jonas Salk, who developed the first effective, safe vaccine for polio, neuromuscular dentists correct the misalignment of their patients’ jaws at the temporomandibular joint. They produce a balanced bite that relieves TMJ symptoms. The procedures are so comparatively new. To understand the effectiveness of neuromuscular dentistry, just ask one of the patients who received the treatment. They will tell you that they have had life-altering improvements. History of a neuromuscular dentist Prior to the 1980s there was no formal diagnosis for temporomandibular disorder (TMJ disorder or TMD). Many doctors felt that the patients’ jaw pain … Read More

Restful sleep with sleep apnea is possible | Sleep Apnea Noblesville

Dr. Mike DeldarAbout Sleep Apnea, About Sleep Disorders, Snoring

Photo of a sleeping puppy for sleep apnea, sleep apnea Noblesville Dentist Dr. Deldar

When Shakespeare’s Prince Hamlet opined, “To sleep, perchance to dream,” in the play named for him, he summed up what is a total necessity for every human being on earth. Sleep is vital for good health and well-being, and dreams are a very important part of sleep. As a sleep apnea Noblesville clinic, here’s what we got to say about sleep. Sleep’s many benefits Sleep has a wealth of benefits, including benefits to your heart, mind, and even your weight. How you feel when you are awake depends on how well you sleep, as your body works while you sleep to … Read More