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Temporomandibular Joint Dislocation Article | TMJ/TMD ...
What Is It? The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is located just in front of the lower part of the ear. This joint allows the lower jaw to move. It is a ball-and-socket joint, just like the hip or shoulder. When the mouth opens wide, the ball (called the condyle) comes out of the socket and moves forward. It goes back into place when ...
Teeth X-Ray: Value, Safety, Reasons | Colgate® Oral Care
When you hear the word "X-ray," there's a tendency to envision a youngster sitting around an ER waiting to see if he or she has a broken bone incurred playing sports or just horsing around. But X-rays are just as important to dentists' offices as they are to those of orthopedists. A teeth X-ray is invaluable to any dentist in the ...
X-Ray Safety | Colgate® Oral Care
The X-rays used in dental and medical offices emit extremely small doses of radiation. Find out more about x-ray safety, here.
Panoramic Dental X-Ray | Colgate® Oral Care
Unlike A traditional radiograph, a panoramic dental x-ray creates a single image of the entire mouth including upper and lower jaws, TMJ joints, teeth, and more.
Understanding Dental X-Rays | Colgate® Oral Care
Dental X-rays are an essential part of any oral care plan. As they are quite common, its helpful to understand a little bit more about them. Find out more, here.
Dentist Visit: About, What to Expect | Colgate® Oral Care
What happens during a dental visit? Find out more about what to expect when you visit the dentist, from the cleaning to the x-rays and the examination.
Dental Filling | Tooth Filling | Cavity Filling | Silver Filling
Read Colgate's tooth filling article to learn about was is a dental filling, silver filling or a gold filling. Find out more information about a cavity filling online today at Colgate.com.