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TMJ Causes and Treatment

TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) disorder, or TMJ syndrome, is described as dysfunction of the jaw joint. The TMJ is connected to the lower jaw of the skull that is in front of the ear. When normal functions of the jaw such as…


Everything You Need To Know About Tooth Extractions

If your teeth are damaged, decayed, not properly aligned, or cannot pass through the gums, you will need to have them extracted.  Tooth extractions may also be recommended due to: Severe pain caused by an impacted (jammed, wedged or crushed)…


Your Diet Affects Your Teeth

Good nutrition plays an important role in your oral health. Establishing and maintaining good nutritional habits benefit your oral and overall health. Making the right diet choices and practicing a daily oral care routine is key to avoiding tooth decay…


Most Common Reasons For Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity can cause uncomfortable, or sometimes painful, sensations that can affect your quality of life. Patients with tooth sensitivity are not able to enjoy their favorite foods or beverages without pain. More importantly, tooth sensitivity may be an indication of a…


Benefits of Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the highest rated tooth replacement options amongst patients. Dental implants can be used to replace one or more missing teeth. The benefits of dental implants are unmatched compared to other tooth replacement options. Dr. Karl…


Solutions For Crooked Teeth

Over time, crooked teeth can impact the function of your bite. When the bite is imbalanced, patients are more prone to tooth damage such as tooth fractures, chipped teeth, and even tooth loss. Treating crooked teeth are more than a cosmetic concern,…


How Do I Know If I Have Gum Disease?

Do your gums bleed during your oral hygiene routine? Bleeding gums is usually a symptom of gum disease. Bleeding gums is an indication that bacteria has reached the gum line, causing irritation and tenderness in the soft tissue. Gum disease…


Have You Been Screened For Oral Cancer?

April is the beginning of oral cancer awareness month. Oral cancer commonly affects men older than 40; however, oral cancer is being diagnosed in younger patients, both men, and women. According to studies, patients who are exposed to HPV (the…


General Dental Care in Amherst, NY

Creekside Dentistry & Implantology is home a team of dental professionals who are dedicated to providing exceptional dental care to each one of their patients. Amherst general dentist Dr. Karl Neuhaus and Dr. Walter Neuhaus offer a full range of…


Find Solutions For Gum Disease in Amherst, NY

Gum disease is one of the most common dental issues among patients. Although gum disease is preventable, patients don't take the necessary steps to keep their teeth and gums protected. Patients with gum disease may notice symptoms like bleeding gums, sensitive…