Archives for: June 22nd, 2016

How Night Guards Can Cause or Worsen TMJ Pain

Written by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Wed 06/22/2016

Night guards are a commonly prescribed solution for nighttime bruxism (tooth clenching or grinding). Unfortunately, many people that use night guards are dismayed to experience new or worsening pain in their temporomandibular joint (TMJ) after wearing the appliances. Here, Dr. Michael Cortese of Princeton Prosthodontics explains the connection between night guards and TMJ pain.

Benefits of Dental Implants

Written by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Tue 06/07/2016

Are you on the fence about replacing a missing tooth with a dental implant? Before you proceed with treatment, make sure you have all the facts, including the incredible benefits of dental implants. Here, trusted dental implant provider Dr. Michael Cortese of Princeton Prosthodontics shares why so many of his patients enjoy healthy, beautiful smiles,…