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Sleep Apnea Treatment from Your Local Dentist

 A common condition called sleep apnea affects more than 26% of adults, and this count is steadily growing. The most common form of sleep apnea is called obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. Oftentimes, sleep apnea is associated with loud snoring and difficulty breathing. Duncan, Oklahoma’s local dentist at Chisholm Trail Smile Center offers sleep apnea…

Considering full mouth reconstruction? Here’s Everything You Should Know!

Full mouth reconstruction, or full mouth rehabilitation, is a comprehensive restorative dentistry treatment to rebuild or replace multiple teeth. The totally customized process can restore a patient’s dental function and self-esteem. In some cases, it can even improve overall physical health, enabling patients to eat a more balanced diet or reducing the risk of jaw…

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Which type of veneers should I get?

Whether you are looking to repair minor dental damage or simply enjoy a younger, healthier smile, veneers may be the solution. Among the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments, veneers cover the front surface of teeth. They can mask blemishes and even reshape your teeth for a dramatic transformation.    At Chisholm Trail Smile Center, Dr.…

“Does teeth whitening hurt?” and Other FAQs

No matter how well you care for your teeth, some dental discoloration is inevitable. Fortunately, there are several cosmetic dentistry options to give you a bright, sparkling smile. Teeth whitening is the simplest, fastest, and most conservative.    At Chisholm Trail Smile Center in Duncan, OK, we can provide both in-office and take-home whitening. Dr.…

Everything You Should Know about TMD

Most people have heard of temporomandibular disorders, or TMD. But many don’t have a full understanding of the condition or its connection to general dentistry. Because of this, patients often go undiagnosed. They live with chronic jaw pain, headaches, and other significant symptoms.  Dr. Matthew Bridges is passionate about patient education to make sure this…