Dental Implants Explained Video

Dr. Michael Westman Blog

What Is a Dental Implant and What Is One Used For? Dental Implants: 5.5 Million and Counting We know that when you’re missing a tooth, it can be really difficult to live with. Not only does it make it difficult to chew and enjoy food, but it can also really affect self-confidence. It could make you hesitant to laugh, talk, …

Snoring Devices – MicrO2 Sleep & Snore Device

Dr. Michael Westman Sleep Disorder Solutions, Sleep Solutions

Snoring Problem? There are alternative snoring devices that work more effectively than CPAP Do you need a device to stop your snoring? A snoring device designed to keep your airways open while you sleep? A snoring appliance that eliminates your log-sawing? We have what you are looking for. An oral appliance or snoring device can help eliminate your snoring altogether …

What Is a Dental Implant and What Is One Used For?

Dr. Michael Westman Blog

Dental Implants: 5.5 Million and Counting We know that when you’re missing a tooth, it can be really difficult to live with. Not only does it make it difficult to chew and enjoy food, but it can also really affect self-confidence. It could make you hesitant to laugh, talk, and especially smile. Dentures are one solution, but they come with …

Loose and Painful Dentures

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What Can Be Done to Prevent Patient Discomfort? There are many patients who feel that they have to “grin and bear it” when it comes to loose and painful dentures. Thankfully, that’s not the norm. More dentists are focusing their efforts on doing whatever they can to rid their patients of uncomfortable dentures. Patients are also aware that they have …

4 Common Denture Problems Dental Patients Are Facing

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4 Common Denture Problems We See Regularly Anyone who has ever lost their teeth knows what a heartbreaking time that can be. The light at the end of the tunnel is the fact that they will soon be getting some beautiful dentures to replace the teeth they’ve lost. What an exciting day! The excitement can soon dissipate for many patients, …

NuCalm – A New Tool to Help You Feel Calm during Dental Procedures

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NuCalm – A New Tool to Help You Feel Calm during Dental Procedures Before you visit your dentist, do you experience a rapid heartbeat, shortness of breath, or sweaty palms? If so, you’re not alone. There are so many people dealing with debilitating dental anxiety that researchers have been working hard to find ways to help patients feel better about …

Gum Disease – the Most Common Symptoms and 5 Ways to Treat It

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Gum Disease

Gum Disease, the silent killer Periodontal disease, or gum disease as it is more commonly called, is one of the most prevalent diseases. Factors don’t include race, ethnicity or gender—we’re all at risk. Why do we get this disease? And what are some ways to treat it? Why Do We Get Gum Disease? Gum disease is a preventable disease. However, …

5 Causes of Bad Breath and How You Can Cure It

Dr. Michael Westman Bad Breath, Blog

Bad breath. 3 things you can do about it. Finding out you have really bad breath after you’ve been talking to someone for a while is completely embarrassing. We all dread that fateful moment when our significant other looks our way while scrunching their face and waving their hand in front of their nose. Or, when the person you’re talking …

Jaw Treatment – How to Get Rid of Painful TMJ Migraines

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Migraines

Jaw Treatment in Racine WI – How to Get Rid of Painful TMJ Migraines You’re going about your day, when suddenly your head starts throbbing. Sharp pains run up and down your neck and jaw. Any light seems blaring, even blinding, making your symptoms worse. Your stomach churns whenever you move. These are the symptoms of a painful, debilitating TMJ …

Jaw Pain Relief – 3 Ways to Get Rid of TMJ Jaw Pain

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, TMJ

Jaw Pain Relief If you have TMJ pain, you know how annoying and debilitating it can be. Popping, clicking, locked jaw and pain – these are all symptoms of TMJ disorder. Anyone experiencing these symptoms wants relief fast. Today, we’re going to talk about some jaw pain causes in Wisconsin as well as some jaw treatments in Racine WI. TMJ …