Treating TMJ pain

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in General Dentistry |

If you’ve ever suffered from TMJ pain, or temporomandibular joint dysfunction, you have probably experienced anything ranging from a dull ache to sharp pain in your jaw joints. Other symptoms of TMJ disorder include headaches and ear pain. The pain may cause a patient to have difficulty sleeping or concentrating during the day. For temporary relief, over the counter pain medications such as Advil or Tylenol may be helpful. There are other...

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All about orthodontics | Dentist in Richmond, BC

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Orthodontics |

Dr. Oliveros specializes in orthodontics for the whole family. For many people, the word “orthodontics” brings to mind an image of a kid with metal bracket braces. However, advancements in orthodontic treatments have made it possible to treat people of all ages, often times in inconspicuous ways. While it is recommended that children come in for their first orthodontic appointment by age seven, we have successfully treated teenagers and adults...

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