Everyone wants to look in the mirror and see a beautiful smile gleaming back at them. A person can be remembered by their smile, so why not have one that is impressive? Dr. Cobb and his skilled team can make you proud to show off your pearly whites.
In today’s market having a spectacular showroom mouth is just as important as the rest of the package. TMJ or problems with your temporomandibular joints if left untreated can cause years of damage to your teeth and can create extensive pain. With restorative dentistry, Dr. Cobb can correct the damaging effects of TMJ. As part of an elite class of specialists in this field, Dr. Cobb begins his assessment with the newest technology using JVA and the T-scan. These powerful diagnostic tools eliminate guessing and get right to the problem areas of mandibular excursions.
The TMJ can become a problem for many reasons. Trauma, grinding or clenching your teeth, and periodontal disease all play huge parts in TMJ disorder or TMD. Many people experience a clicking sound when opening and closing their mouth or even a locked jaw.
The JVA measures how much vibration occurs in your right and left TMJ. Dr. Cobb will analyze how and when the vibration takes place in this completely non-invasive procedure.
The T-scan measures force. It allows Dr. Cobb to determine how much dental damage is caused by occlusal interferences.
After your assesment is completed, the team and Dr. Cobb can restore your imperfections to relieve pain and sharpen your smile. Fractures, moving teeth, wearing enamel, and missing teeth can be sculpted or replaced to bring you joy and freedom again. A variety of tooth like materials such as implants, veneers, bonding, tooth colored fillings, and crowns are carefully selected to create a natural look. Dr. Cobb cares not only about the cosmetics of your smile but that you also have a healthy smile that will last a lifetime. Restorative dentistry can give you back your self esteem and piece of mind.