Archive | August, 2014

What Is Crown Lengthening And What Does It Involve?

07 Aug

Crown lengthening is commonly performed to prepare a tooth for cosmetic or restorative procedures. It can also be used to correct a “gummy smile” in which the teeth appear too short due to excessive gum tissue coverage. According to Everyday Health Media, crown lengthening can be costly, ranging from $1,000 to $4,000, although most insurance […]

Whiplash Induced By Car Accidents And How Chiropractic Can Help

04 Aug

Auto accidents, however minor, can cause lasting pain and discomfort in the spine. When car crashes occur, the momentum transfer between vehicles can force the spine into extremely unnatural positions, causing injury to the surrounding muscles and ligaments. One of the most common injuries in minor collisions is whiplash – it is estimated around 120,000 […]