Pregnancy And Oral Health

Pregnancy And Oral Health In Florissant

In today’s Koch Park Dental – Martin L. Buchheit, DDS blog we will discuss how pregnancy impacts your dental health. I am Dr. Martin Buchheit and I want all expectant Missouri mothers to realize the importance of good oral hygiene during pregnancy. Because of the changes going on in a pregnant woman’s body there are […]

What Does Your Saliva Reveal?

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Dentists know that a mouth examination can reveal dilemmas in other parts of the patient’s body. Because many diseases manifest in soft tissues of the mouth or cause pain in the jaw, dentists often refer patients to their medical doctor for further diagnosis when they encounter issues such as inflammation, chronic bad breath, bleeding gums, […]

The 411 on TMJ

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Do you have unexplained pain or clicking sounds in your jaw? They can be the result of a serious jaw condition. Some conditions with the jaw and the muscles that control it are known as temporomandibular disorders (TMD). But it’s also frequently called TMJ, because that’s the acronym for the name of the joint. Technically, […]