Sleep apnoea is a serious condition that is very common in the general population, but most patients are completely unaware that they have it. Five signs you may have sleep apnoea include: persistent snoring, daytime sleepiness, obesity, depression and episodes of stopped breathing. Inform your dentist if you suspect you may have sleep apnoea so that it can be managed correctly.
What you need to know about TMD
TMD can be severe and debilitating resulting in facial pain and pain when eating. It can be difficult to diagnose and although there are a range of treatments available it can take a long time before the symptoms improve. Patient education and support is an important aspect of the long term management of TMD.
Aria Dental Perth recommends that you view all the videos in the general dentist series. These are educational and will provide an understanding of the more common dental services and procedures and as it may apply to yourself.
Aria Dental Perth through their Prosthodontist, Dr Michael Zaninovich and general dentists provide a full range of services including preventative check-ups, scale and clean, tooth fillings and root canal treatment.
So, contact us directly and make an appointment for an initial scale and clean and assessment. Healthy teeth are essential for oral health and maintaining your natural smile and well-being.