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Scott Udoff, DMD, PC Blog

Do You Suffer from Migraines? How Your Dentist May Be Able to Help

March 7, 2019

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woman with migraineNearly five million people across the United States suffer from at least one migraine a month. Even more disturbing is that almost 11 million people blame migraines for causing moderate to severe disability. While your primary care physician is an excellent person to turn to, Dr. Udoff, whose field of expertise is disturbances of the muscles of mastication as well as the TMJ, may be able to help. That is because our dentist Dr. Udoff has an in-depth understanding of the orofacial structures and how they may contribute to migraine pain. Let’s discuss how TMJ problems are related to migraines and how you may be able to find relief from your pain.

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Should You Choose Mercury-Free Dentistry in Middletown?

December 16, 2018

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A diagram of a silver filling being placed inside of a tooth.

For decades, silver (amalgam) fillings have been the standard material used for restoring teeth damaged by decay. Today with advances in biological sciences people are far more concerned with what they are placing inside their body, including dental materials. Not everyone is comfortable putting materials in their mouth that also contain mercury, and understandably so.

If you need a filling placed, it’s important to take into consideration the factors that can determine your reaction to mercury. After learning about them, you just might be more likely to choose mercury-free dentistry in Middletown.

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Is Teeth Whitening in Middletown Safe?

October 11, 2018

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An example of teeth whitening.Teeth whitening is an excellent cosmetic option that helps many patients improve the appearance of their smile. However, there is sometimes concern about whether or not whitening is safe for your teeth. Modern dentistry has made many improvements to whitening products, making them safe for patients to use at home and with their dentist. Here’s what you should know about teeth whitening in Middletown.

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