Integrative Dental Arts | Cosmetic Dentistry | Dr. Kathleen Carson

Oral appliances

Oral appliance therapy as a noninvasive alternative to conventional treatment options like CPAP, facial growth guidance and jaw surgery. Most oral appliances do not address underlying structural prob-lems, but they can help patients’ sleep, overall health, and quality of life.

NightLase

Fotona’s NightLase┬«* therapy is a pa-tient-friendly laser treatment for increas-ing the quality of a patient’s sleep. Night-Lase can reduce the effects of and de-crease the amplitude of snoring by means of a gentle laser treatment of the mucosa tissue.

Oral appliances

Frequent sleep disturbances and daytime sleepiness are the most telling signs of poor sleep hygiene.Obtaining healthy sleep is important for both physical and mental health. It can also improve pro-ductivity and overall quality of life. Every-one, from children to older adults, can benefit from practicing good sleep habits.

Trigger Point Injections

Oral appliance therapy as a noninvasive alternative to conventional treatment options like CPAP, facial growth guidance and jaw surgery. Most oral appliances do not address underlying structural prob-lems, but they can help patients’ sleep, overall health, and quality of life.

Prolozone Therapy

Prolozone therapy involves injecting combinations of procaine, antiinflamma-tory medications, homeopathics, vita-mins, minerals, proliferatives, and ozone/oxygen gas into degenerated or injured joints, and into areas of pain.

SPG Blocks

While the SPG nerve block does not cure headaches, it is a non-drug, immediate and temporary solution to alleviate headache pain. SPG blocks are a simple, inexpensive procedure may provide a relatively low-risk option for the treatment of chronic migraines.

CBD Oils

The research on CBD products and pain management has been promising. CBD can offer an alternative for people who have chronic pain and do not want to rely on medications that have unpleasant side effects and can be habit forming.

NightLase

Think of Myofunctional therapy as physical therapy for the face ). This therapy trains the soft tissue of the face, neck and mouth to function better. Benefits can include a more attractive smile as well as better eating, sleeping, breathing and speaking.

Oral appliances

Manual physical therapy includes hands on techniques to improve joint motion and reduce muscle stiffness, which can alleviate stress on the disk and joint. These mobilizations are used to help the jaw joint in a normal way, decreasing pain, and increasing range of motion.

Buteyko Breathing

The Buteyko method or Buteyko Breathing Technique is a form of alternative physical therapy that uses breathing exercises primarily as a treatment for asthma and other respiratory conditions.

Reducing Inflammation

Inflammation is the root cause of periodontal disease and many systemic diseases that can be traced back to the mouth’s inflammatory response. So we take inflammation seriously since it can cause you to lose your teeth as well as cause a heart attack or stroke.