TMJ: All You Need to Know About Treatment

Do you suffer from the TMJ disorder? If so, you likely experience pain, discomfort and limited function in the jaw joints. This can be quite inconvenient. In fact, it can make chewing, speaking and even swallowing difficult. If you’re like many others, you are looking for a treatment to solve the problem. Fortunately, there are… Read more »

Damon® Braces & Their Advantages

Do you have crooked, crowded, or gapped teeth? Are you in need of orthodontic treatment, but hesitant about the time that traditional braces take? Ask Dr. if Damon® braces in Texarkana, Magnolia and De Queen, , are right for you. Damon braces do not need metal or elastic ties, as they are self-ligating. This means… Read more »

Speed Up Orthodontic Treatment With AcceleDent®

The difference that orthodontics can make for the health and appearance of your smile is truly astounding. However, straightening your smile with braces can take a long time—one to two years, in fact. Luckily, there are quicker options available. Accelerated orthodontics has the same goal as traditional orthodontics, but with a shorter treatment time. If… Read more »

Healthy Foods for People With Braces

If you are looking into braces, do you want to know what foods you can eat with them? You would be in the market for softer foods, as most hard foods can cause some havoc with your braces. Fortunately, you might like some of these softer foods. If you enjoy meats, then you would want… Read more »

Reasons to Choose Invisalign® Now

When you were younger, you may have had lots of friends who wore braces, but how many of your adult friends today are receiving orthodontic treatment? There is a stigma that braces are only for children and teenages, but more and more adults are choosing to improve their smiles later in life. Thanks to cosmetic… Read more »

Healthy Habits Make Healthy Teeth

When people talk about habits, we tend to think of the bad variety–like smoking or eating too much. But good habits that are helpful and healthy should be applauded and promoted. One of the best habits you can get into is a good oral health routine. A plethora of common dental problems can be eliminated… Read more »

How Much Do You Know About Treating TMJ Disorder?

Many of our patients have questions about TMJ disorder and how they can treat the condition if they have it. We are here to answer FAQs about TMJ disorder and treatment for your benefit. What is your TMJ? The TMJ, or temporomandibular joint, connects the jaw to the rest of the head. If it is… Read more »

After Correction by Invisalign® You Might Also Need to Use a Clear Plastic Retainer

Invisalign® is one of the more popular brands of clear plastic aligners offered to help adults correct minor deviations with the alignment of their teeth. In a short amount of time this advanced orthodontic system can provide you with a more attractive smile the realignment can also reduce your chances of suffering dental attrition and… Read more »

Good Gum Health Is Important for the Successful Realignment of Your Teeth

The orthodontic braces installed in your mouth at Dr. Stacee Burson’s orthodontic clinic are designed to create a function and dynamic system for correcting the alignment of your teeth. This is done through a series of regularly schedule adjustment appointments. The tension applied during these sessions will gradually stretch the periodontal ligaments that anchor your… Read more »

Holiday Treats That Are Safe for Braces

Sometimes, you just need a little something sweet. Unfortunately, nuts, candy canes, and caramel seem to permeate the treat scene, and none can be eaten with braces. But there are still lots of delicious foods to eat–especially if you make your own desserts! Here are some delightful options for your holiday season. Fudge: Fudge is… Read more »