Dental Concerns Amherst NY

Although most people don’t think to consult a dentist, many chronic or painful symptoms such as headaches, snoring, or neck pain may be linked to a treatable dental condition. Amherst dentists Dr. Karl Neuhaus works with patients to treat a wide range of dental problems. They have over 45 years of combined experience and advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of dental concerns.

From the common to the complex, prompt and appropriate treatment is the key to maintaining a healthy and comfortable smile for the long run. Your oral health is an important part of your overall health and well being. Dr. Neuhaus will evaluate your dental health, discuss your concerns and work with you to create a personalized treatment plan to meet both oral health and cosmetic related needs.

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Dental Concerns in Amherst, NY

Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums are a symptom of gingivitis, an early form of gum (periodontal) disease. Nearly 80% of American adults have some form of gum disease. Creekside Dentistry treats bleeding gums through a variety of treatments, depending on your specific condition.

Frequent Headaches

Did you know that frequent headaches, especially those that occur when you wake up in the morning, could be linked to a TMJ disorder? Our dental care team offer several treatment options for TMJ headaches including dental splints, mouth guards and bite correction procedures.

Teeth Grinding

Chronic teeth grinding, also known as Bruxism, causes teeth to break down and wear away. The condition can also contribute to tooth decay, periodontal disease, and TMJ disorders. Our dentists can help you stop teeth grinding through several treatments such as mouth guards and bite correction procedures.


Dr. Neuhaus treats tooth cavities in both children and adults. Depending on your condition, we may use dental fillings, dental crowns, or root canal therapy to restore your teeth to proper health.

Crooked Teeth

Crooked teeth are a cosmetic concern, but did you know that they can also contribute to serious health conditions like tooth decay? Creekside Dentistry treats crooked teeth to improve the beauty, health, and function of your teeth. We offer Invisalign and other cosmetic procedures that can restore your dental health and boost your confidence in your smile.

Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Learn more about dental treatments to help stop snoring and alleviate sleep apnea symptoms. We offer oral appliance therapy for convenient and discreet treatment that is effective for many patients who are looking for an alternative to the CPAP.