Botox Treatment for TMJ Disorder

CWD EditorUncategorized

An estimated 10 million Americans are affected by a temporomandibular joint and muscle disorder, a group of conditions commonly referred to as TMJ disorder. These conditions can cause myofascial pain or discomfort, dislocated jaw, or even more serious injuries in some cases. At Cottonwood Dental, we know that the jaw tension and headache pain often associated with TMJ disorder can … Read More

Picking out a Toothbrush

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Are you overwhelmed by all the choices available to you in the dental supplies aisle? At Cottonwood Dental, we frequently get questions from patients who want to know what to look for when buying a new toothbrush. Picking the Ideal Disposable Toothbrush The familiar disposable toothbrush with nylon bristles that we use today was invented in the late 1930s, according … Read More

Valentine’s Day Candy Aftermath: A Reminder to Get Your Teeth Cleaned

CWD EditorOral Health

While Cupid was shooting arrows on Valentine’s Day this February 14, countless couples were unwrapping gifts of candy to enjoy. The team at Cottonwood Dental sympathizes if you are among the individuals who overindulged in sweet treats this year. After you’ve tossed out the empty chocolate boxes though, remember to look for an empty spot in your calendar to make … Read More