In this episode of Dr. Dino's Cool Turths About the Tooth the doctor talks about modern orthodontic options including metal free braces and aligners as well as the difference in ortho for adults versus children.
This week the topic is TMJ disorder. TMJ is the temporal mandibular joint. It is the joint that hinges the lower jaw to our heads. Dysfunction of this joint is a common source of pain, discomfort, and difficulty in chewing and even speaking.
In the July 9th episode of his radio show, Dr. Dino explains tho pros and cons of removing 3rd molars commonly referred to as wisdom teeth.
July 2, 2015
Lack of saliva can lead to many problems since saliva plays an important role in keeping the tissues of the mouth lubricated and protected. Also, not to be overlooked is the role of saliva in the first stage of digestion. In this week's radio program, Dr. Dino Bonyadi talks about the symptoms, causes, and treatment for dry mouth also referred to as Xerostomia.
Dr. Dino Bonyadi, DDS is a 1992 graduate of U.S.C. Dental School. Currently practicing family and cosmetic dentistry in Santa Maria, CA.