When most people think about dental issues, they often imagine maladies like cavities and gum disease. However, other conditions such as TMD (temporomandibular joint disorder), can not only impact a person’s smile but also cause a great deal of pain and distress. TMD is a condition that impacts millions of people each year. The state […]
Did you know that snoring is more than just a nuisance? In fact, habitual, loud snoring can be a sign of a severe condition known as sleep apnea. Individuals with sleep apnea experience multiple episodes per hour where their breathing stops and starts again. While the individual may not know this is happening, these apneic […]
Are you suffering from headaches, neck pain, muscle tension, or fatigue? These signs could all be an indication of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder or TMJ. The condition doesn’t always produce clear symptoms, meaning many patients suffer in pain for years without an accurate diagnosis or treatment. Fortunately, you don’t have to suffer in miserable silence. Our […]
If you feel restless during the day, it could mean that you are one of the millions suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a condition that impacts your breathing during the night, causing your body to not get enough oxygen to support normal daily functioning. Fortunately, there is a simple yet effective treatment available […]
At , we know that visiting the dentist isn’t at the top of everyone’s list of favorite activities. That’s why we go the extra mile in everything we do, from the moment you call to schedule an appointment at our dental office to your time in the dental chair and follow-up care. With our friendly […]
Obstructive sleep apnea affects an estimated 18 million people – that’s 1 in 15 adults in the United States. Unfortunately, many people with the condition go undiagnosed or avoid treatment because they do not want to use a cumbersome CPAP machine. At TMJ & Sleep Therapy of Utah, we provide Payson, Utah area patients an […]
TMJ disorder can cause a variety of symptoms, ranging from mild aches, popping, and grinding to severe pain and a locked jaw. Many patients are hesitant to ask their dentist about TMJ treatment options because they don’t want to undergo surgery. However, the reality is that there are many effective non-surgical TMJ treatment options available! […]
The temporomandibular joints, or TMJs, are among the most complex joints in the body. While most joints only move in one direction, like the elbow, the TMJs are responsible for moving your jaw back and forth, up and down, and side to side, enabling you to chew, speak and communicate with others through facial expressions. […]
Obstructive sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that affects nearly 18 million Americans. While many people think it just means that you snore at night, sleep apnea is a severe health issue that deprives your brain and organs of vital oxygen while you sleep and is linked to an increased risk for several deadly health […]
“Sleep apnea” is a general term for a condition in which your breathing stops and starts repeatedly throughout the night. While there are different forms of sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea is the most common form. It occurs when the airway becomes restricted during sleep, reducing oxygen intake and setting off a cascade of negative […]
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder is a complex condition that can have a number of underlying causes. Millions of people with the condition go undiagnosed or fail to find an effective treatment that helps provide relief from their symptoms, but at , we are committed to changing that. Dr. Cheyn Gunnerson is experienced in diagnosing and […]
Millions of people suffer from temporomandibular joint disorder (also called TMJ or TMD). Still, it can be challenging to find a dentist who has a deep understanding of the disorder and provides effective treatment options for the condition. If you are located in the Payson, UT area and have been searching for a dentist who […]
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