Dr. Robert Finkel Featured Guest on Dental Services Group Podcast, DSG Connect!

Our very own Dr. Finkel was a guest recently on Dental Services Group’s Podcast, DSG Connect! Check out the 19-minute podcast with Doc talking about dental sleep medicine and integrating it into the dental practice and the community! Way to go, Doc!!

Worn teeth: Fix what is broken; don’t just cover it up.

For many folks with highly worn teeth, the culprit is nighttime grinding due to airway obstruction (Apnea) and airway resistance (Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome). When your airway is periodically blocked or narrowed, the strain of breathing in causes extra brain activity and brain arousals, which activate the jaw muscles and initiate clenching and grinding.  Face […]

Why are our Jaws getting smaller and facial problems getting bigger?

Why are our Jaws getting smaller and facial problems getting bigger? Our bodies are getting larger, but our jaws are getting smaller.  Looking at ancient skulls reveals that, historically, we had larger jaws with more room for teeth, better bites, and better airways.  Why the change? Softer modern diets lead to weaker tongues, less tongue […]

Take an Inside Look and See All the Precautions We Have Taken….

Take an inside look and see all the precautions we have taken to keep all of our patients and staff safe.  

Office Upgrades for Everyone’s Well-Being

In addition to many precautions we have taken to ensure the safety of our patients and staff, we have also recently upgraded our in-office air filtration system to the Ultravation Synergy.  The Synergy is one of the best, most trusted air purification systems currently on the market. For more information, check out the video below: […]

Message from Doc regarding COVID-19

To our patients, family, and friends (and most of you are all three):   These are extraordinary times, calling for extraordinary measures; it’s an unusual situation, unique to our lifetimes.   We are sheltering in place, not to decrease the total number of COVID-19 cases, but to flatten the curve of new cases. In this […]

Sleep Facts and Sleep Hacks

Sleep Facts: Sleep Problems can cause, contribute to, or worsen: tiredness, fatigue, learning problems, self-control and mood changes, lack of motivation, ED, relationship issues, depression, early senility, dementia, Alzheimer’s, “ADD”, “ADHD”, arthritis, lupus, fibromyalgia, nerve pain, diabetes, obesity, GERD, pulmonary (lung) disease, stress, colitis, Crohn’s Disease, facial pain, TMJ, headaches, migraines, back pain, stroke, heart […]

Sleepless in Atlanta: Sleep Disorders by the Numbers:

Sleeping seems so simple–just lay down and close your eyes. But the reality is far more challenging. Millions of Americans are suffering from a variety of sleep disorders that lead to chronic fatigue and sleep deprivation. This not only impacts quality of life but also puts them at risk of developing other, more serious health […]

Halloween With Braces

The tremendous amount of Halloween candy kids return home with after trick-or-treating is something your dentist considers a real ‘fright fest’. But because kids should be able to enjoy collecting goodies like kids have been doing for ages in America at the end of October, your local Dallas prosthodontist, Dr. Rodriguez would like to let […]

Benefits of Veneers

Dallas prosthodontist Dr. Raymond Rodriguez routinely sees patients who aren’t satisfied with their teeth, and want to improve their smile in order to have a better quality of life. If you have teeth that are chipped, worn down, discolored, broken, dental veneers provide a solution to dramatically improve the appearance of teeth. Veneers are wafer-thin, […]