How Do I Tell If I Have Sleep Apnea?

How Do I Tell If I Have Sleep Apnea?

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Sleep apnea, a sleeping disorder characterized by pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep, can lead to more than just restless nights and tired days—it can also cause cardiovascular problems, high blood pressure, …

HELPING YOUR CHILD STOP THE THUMB SUCKING

Helping Your Child Stop the Thumb Sucking

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If you’re starting to worry about your child’s thumb sucking, they’re likely getting too old for it. It’s completely natural and even beneficial for them to suck their fingers and thumbs when they’re infants. They’re …

How Do Clear Brackets Work?

How Do Clear Brackets Work?

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If you’ve thought about orthodontic treatment but don’t want the look of traditional braces, you may be interested in clear braces. Unlike traditional braces, these have clear brackets that allow your smile to shine. What …

The 5 Sides of Your Teeth

The 5 Sides of Your Teeth

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Your teeth may be different sizes, colors, and even shapes. But even though they appear unique in their own way, each tooth has 5 sides. And to keep a high level of oral health, you …

Can Invisalign Fix an Overbite?

Can Invisalign Fix an Overbite?

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An overbite is one of the most common orthodontic problems in patients. It means that the top row of teeth extends too far over the bottom row of teeth when you are biting down. An …

What Is Orthognathic Surgery?

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Orthognathic surgery involves repositioning the jaws through surgical means. Jaw surgery, as it is more commonly known, can be performed on the upper jaw (maxilla) or the lower jaw (mandible) and sometimes both. During orthognathic …

How Much Do Braces Cost in Missouri?

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The cost of braces currently in Missouri typically range between $5800-$7535. The final cost of braces will depend upon the type of braces you get, the complexity and length of your treatment, as well as …

What are the Symptoms of Sleep Apnea?

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a common sleep disorder. It has reached levels of an epidemic in the US. Sadly many health care professionals ignore the signs or simply fail to screen patients for symptoms.  …

How Much Does Invisalign Cost in Missouri?

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Investing in Invisalign or other Clear Aligner Therapies is an investment in your smile & a lifetime of optimal health like any other orthodontic treatment. Unlike traditional braces, these clear plastic aligners work to straighten …

How Does Invisalign Work?

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Are you considering Invisalign for yourself or your child? Invisalign is an alternative to braces for orthodontic treatment. Many patients choose this option for a variety of reasons, namely because it is clear and less …