February 2011 Archives

Have you ever noticed a clicking or popping sound in your jaw when chewing or speaking? Dr. Joe Pearson at Pearson Orthodontics wants you to know this happens to everyone from time to time. However, if it happens frequently and is combined with other symptoms such as jaw pain, locking of your jaws, reduced ability to open and close the mouth, ear pain, or difficulty chewing, you may have a condition known as TMD or TMJ disorder. Watch the video below to find out more about TMJ dysfunction.Read more on What Causes TMJ or TMD?… by Orthodontist Dr. Joe Pearson…

We have all heard the song, “All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth.” As many of us know, there is nothing worse than having lost your baby front teeth and waiting (with a big gap in your smile!) for your adult teeth to come in. However, some people find it is just as frustrating to have both of their front teeth, but still have a big gap in between them. Below are some very famous women who display their gap with pride. (Jessica Hart, Natalie Cole, Anna Paquin, and Lauren Hutton.Read more on Tired of the Gap Between Your Teeth?….in Phoenix, Chandler and Tempe AZ…