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Pericoronitis – Part 3

Pericoronitis – Part 3

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In the last blog, we discussed that Pericoronitis can be confused with Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD). This may be a good time to brush up on the anatomy of the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) and on the subject of TMD. You … Continue reading

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Bite Collapse

Bite Collapse

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

In the last blog, we discussed dental attrition … it may be helpful to review it. If one has severe attrition and has lost a significant amount of the vertical dimension of their teeth, then it is wise to think … Continue reading

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Child Bruxism: Causes and Treatment

Child Bruxism: Causes and Treatment

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Bruxism is the medical term for the grinding of teeth, especially during sleep. It is a very common problem that affects around 50% of children, especially preschoolers. So what exactly is bruxism? The grinding of teeth – also known as … Continue reading

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Are Dental Implants for Me?

Are Dental Implants for Me?

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Weighing the options in tooth replacement. First off, what is a dental implant? A dental implant is a replacement for one or more missing teeth. It’s made of a metal “root” that anchors restoration teeth in place. Implant roots are … Continue reading

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