Braces after Forty: 3 Reasons Why Adult Braces Make Sense

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

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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

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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

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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

TMJ Migraines—3 Common Causes and How to Protect Yourself

Dr. Mike DeldarAbout Sleep Apnea, About Sleep Disorders, Jaw Pain, TMJ/TMD

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You’ve got a headache…yet again. The pain radiates through your head and down your neck. It sends shooting pains into your jaw. Is it a tension headache? Maybe a migraine? Or a series of TMJ migraines? Knowing what kind of pain you’re experiencing will help you figure out the best way to treat it. One of the most common causes of headaches and migraines is TMD which affects the jaw joint. TMD stands for temperomandibular joint disorder and is sometimes referred to as TMJ Disorder. How do you know if this is what you’re dealing with? If it is the … Read More

Why sleep apnea can increase your risk of heart attacks

Dr. Mike DeldarSleep apnea, Sleep Deprivation, Snoring

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Awareness continues to grow about the dangers of sleep apnea for a good reason. There’s a link between this condition and the risk of developing heart attacks has also gained more attention. Sleep apnea has been shown to be a contributing factor in high blood pressure, heart attacks, and cardiovascular diseases. To add, heart arrhythmia. A neuromuscular dentist can help by treating your sleep disorder and reduce your risk of cardiovascular diseases. What is sleep apnea? The condition of sleep apnea occurs when an individual has difficulties with shallow or regular breathing at night. The cause of this medical disorder … Read More