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Botox® Therapy for TMJ Pain and Teeth Grinding

Your Local Dentist Can Help With TMJ Treatment Most people know Botox® can reduce wrinkles. However, Botox® has applications beyond cosmetic enhancements. For example, it can reduce excessive sweating. Another application is relieving the pain associated with bruxism (the medical term for grinding teeth) and disorders related to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). TMD, also known as Temporomandibular Disorder, is the technical term for TMJ Syndrome. The TMJ is a sliding joint connecting the jawbone and … Read more

CEREC Veneers Will Transform Your Life

How Cosmetic Dentists Change Lives One Smile at a Time Have you ever felt that your smile is holding you back? If so, studies on the impact of an attractive smile reveal that this hunch is correct. A beautiful smile plays a vital role in everything from first impressions to success in love and work. One of the ways to improve and transform a smile in one to two days with a great cosmetic dentist … Read more

Meet Dr. Matthew Kanter, DDS: Lake Elsinore Dentist

Midwestern Values Provide a Solid Foundation for this Family Dentist Dr. Matthew Kanter joined Lakefront Family Dentistry back in June and immediately became a value-added partner to the practice. Working alongside Dr. Derek Hauser, a long-standing and well-respected member of the Lake Elsinore community, Dr. Kanter brings a wealth of experience—both in the dental profession and beyond. A 2012 honors’ graduate of Indiana University’s School of Dentistry, Dr. Matt Kanter provided more than 6 years … Read more

Sleep Apnea Detection and Treatment

Hi my name is Lisa Harrison. I work for Lakefront Family Dentistry, and I’m here today to talk about sleep apnea, or obstructive sleep apnea, commonly referred to as OSA. So, What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Basically, what it is, it’s the pause while you’re sleeping. It’s a pause in your breathing while you’re sleeping, and some patients actually stop breathing up to 30 times in an hour, which is on the severe side. But … Read more

Should I Replace Silver Tooth Fillings?

Hello, everyone, I’m Dr. Kanter, the newest addition here at Lake Front Family Dentistry, working with Dr. Hauser and his team. We’re here today to talk to you about tooth-colored fillings. What type of patient would want to get a tooth filling? Tooth fillings are perfect for all kind of patients, whether you want to repair a tooth, replace a tooth–it all depends on patients’ needs, but they’re perfect for everyone. What material is used … Read more

Your Dentist Can Now Detect Sleep Apnea

Orthophos SL 2D and 3D Dental Imaging Views the Airway Advancements in dental equipment manufactured by Sirona not only help find cavities and gum disease, the new Orthophos SL has 2D and 3D imaging that also shows the airway of a patient.  The benefit of this new equipment means a great dentist can now see if a patient has a restricted airway. If their airway is restricted, then Dr. Hauser and Dr. Kanter, at Lakefront … Read more

How Your Smile Affects Your Career

Cosmetic Dentistry May Be Key in Landing That Dream Job A person’s smile is one of the first things people notice, so it also plays a central role in how the person is perceived by potential employers, supervisors and peers. Most people aren’t surprised to learn that studies show first impressions matter during job interviews, but it may be harder to accept that an employee’s appearance can keep them from reaching their career goals. Having … Read more

The Advantages of Dental Implants

Dr. Hauser Specializes in Tooth Implants As much as we would like to keep our natural teeth for the rest of our lives, certain factors may come into play and cause us to lose our dentition. It is usually caries or blunt force trauma that requires us to seek out a dentist for dental implants. The Benefits of Dental Implants Dr. Hauser would like his patients to know that he prefers this prosthesis for many … Read more

Cosmetic Dentist: You Do Not Need Great Genes

Genetics Cannot Stop an Amazing Smile The cosmetic dentist is by far the most popular of all dental specialists for many reasons. Genetics is one of the most common factors that makes a person seek out cosmetic dental procedures. It plays a huge role in our lives, especially when it comes to our teeth. Most people are unaware of the fact that genetic predisposition can affect tooth shape and occlusion. Most dentists will attest to the fact that … Read more

How We Sterilize Our Instruments

Dr. Hauser Takes Sterilization Seriously Sterilization is one of the key factors that determines the safety of the patients and success of a practice. With all the microorganisms in today’s environment, a dentist should always set aside enough funds to invest in proper sterilization equipment. Lakefront Family Dentistry is a private practice run by one of the most respected dentists in the Inland Empire. Dr. Hauser takes sterilization very seriously and invests in equipment that … Read more