Are You Suffering? We Can Help! Who Suffers from TMJ? The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) indicates that over 10 Million people in the United States suffer from TMJ problems…
The American Headache Society (in which Dr. Shirazi is a member of) has classified headaches into three main groups. Those groups are: 1 – Primary Headaches (The vast majority of headaches: Tension Type, Migraine Type, and Cluster Type headaches) 2…
WHAT IS SLEEP APNEA? Sleep apnea specialist Los Angeles says it can be a serious sleep disorder. People who have sleep apnea stop breathing for 10 or more seconds at a time while they are sleeping (one apneic event). These…
WHAT IS SNORING? The noisy sounds of snoring occur when there is an obstruction to the flow of air through the back of the mouth and nose. This area is the collapsible part of the airway where the tongue and…
A power mouthguards’ technology is intended to help physically place your jaw in the most optimal position, thus improving overall reaction time, performance and airway…
Creating a Beautiful Smile You Can be Proud of! Dr. Shirazi’s Aligners incorporate the art and science of moving dental and bony structures while allowing and guiding the tongue into a….
FACE, JAW, AND AIRWAY FOCUSED ORTHODONTICS Most people associate orthodontia with the application of braces to correct crooked teeth, especially in children….
Weighing the risk versus benefit is what all providers and patients must do prior to making a decision to take a medication. The main risk is what doctors and practitioners believe are the side effects but, oftentimes, side effects are also caused by….