[WATCH] Testimonial: “I’ve Been Coming Here for 30 Years”

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As a dentist who adheres to the standard of Biomimetic Dentistry, I always appreciate hearing from patients who have benefited from this field of practice. Truth is, quite frankly, I believe ALL of my patients benefits from Biomimetic Dentistry — but hearing how happy my patients are is just icing on the cake. Thank you…

Why Do My Teeth Ache When I Have a Sinus Infection?

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With the holidays behind us and the cold weather hovering over us here in Tennessee — the inevitable has happened. Cold and flu season has struck. Many of our patients having been battling colds and sinus infections over the last few weeks. Some have even come to us complaining about aching teeth and jaws. So,…

Dental Implants, a Long Term Option

At least three million Americans have replaced a missing tooth with a dental implant, and that number grows each year. At Jim Erpenbach DDS in Knoxville, we are providers of these dental marvels. A dental implant is a titanium post that is surgically implanted into your jaw. An artificial tooth goes on top of the…

Treatment For Stress-Induced Jaw Pain

Treatment For Stress Induced Jaw Pain In Knoxville

Everyday stress can cause some people to clench their jaws or grind their teeth in response. This can lead to a painful condition known as TMD, which is treatable at Jim Erpenbach DDS in Knoxville. Daily commuting, work problems, or an overpacked schedule are some persistent causes. TMD is shorthand for Temporomandibular Joint Disorder. It…

Hiccups In Your Dental Routine

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In this post from Jim Erpenbach DDS in Knoxville TN, we look at dental health routines, and what happens when they’re interrupted. The most common times people stop to brush their teeth are morning and night – either before or after breakfast, after dinner, or at bedtime. Common concerns that come with this routine involve…

Dental Confidence Or Caution

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Whether you are one of the folks who goes willingly for your check-up, or are hesitant about getting dental work done, Knoxville dentist Jim Erpenbach DDS can help you maintain dental health. The cost of dentistry doesn’t have to be an unknown. A suitable consultation can bring you up to date about possible procedures and…

8 Myths About Dental Implants That Put Patients On-Edge

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Not all patients are afraid of the dentist, but a lot aren’t excited to go, either. Most of the time, this apprehension is due to misconceptions and myths about how some dental treatments work. While many patients feel embarrassed by their missing teeth, fear and uncertainty keep them seeking the real care they need. Dental…