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Is Your TMJ Causing You Discomfort?

Your temporomandibular joint, or otherwise known as TMJ, can cause you pain and discomfort. Often times the discomfort is associated with the locking, tightening, clicking or stress on the side of your jaw region in your mouth. This joint connects each side of your jaw to your skull. The strategic location of this joint allows

Don’t Retire Your Smile

If you’re looking forward to retiring there are many things you’re probably looking forward to. Most of those things include what you don’t have to do anymore. No more early morning commutes. No more long hours on the road. No more dealing with customers or clients, and no more work! One thing you won’t ever

Dental Implants For You

Unless you are young and still growing, dental implants could be just the right solution for you and your missing teeth! Have you heard of dental implants before? They are titanium tooth roots that are designed to anchor your customized naturally looking teeth into your bone. The American Dental Association endorses them, and may be

Getting Your Anxious Child Ready For A New School Year

Can you believe it’s August already? Where did summer go? At Smile Arkansas, we hope your summer was filled with lots of fun activities and memory-making opportunities with your kids. School is about to start back up. Here is a calendar of school happenings in Little Rock. How are your kiddos feeling about that? Some

Looking For Refreshment This Summer?

5 ways to freshen your breath naturally How are you handling the summer heats this year? We hope you have a pool, lake or ocean that you can go to for a refreshing cool off. It’s important to stay out of the heat, if you can. If you can’t, be sure to hydrate yourself with

A Gum Lift Could Give You The Power Smile You’re Wanting

June 15th is Smile Power Day. Did you know that? If not, that’s ok. The origins of this day are a little uncertain, but at Smile Arkansas, we’ll take advantage of any day that celebrates your smile. Smiling is important to us, and that’s why we offer gum lifts to give you a more confident

Oral Cancer 101

Dr. Wyant at Smile Arkansas cares about the health and appearance of your teeth. Caring for your total dental care is our top priority. We make sure you maintain the health of your teeth and gums through regular checkups and cleanings. We also want to offer you ways to lower your risks relating to your

Does Fido Have Your Invisalign Trays Hostage As A Chew Toy?

It’s such an odd picture to imagine, but your dog could possibly get your Invisalign aligner tray and not ever want to give it back! For some strange reason, only known to dogs, dogs are attracted to your saliva. Therefore, anything that comes out of your mouth such as a retainer, mouth guard, night guard

The Financial Concerns Of Dentistry

Paying for medical and dental bills can become a huge burden on families. Families not having insurance for either of these services can potentially compile large amounts of debt. Due to the rise in concerns about how to pay for dental procedures, companies have started offering financial options. One such option is CareCredit. CareCredit helps

Three Signs You Might Need Oral Sedation Dentistry

Have you been avoiding going to the dentist, or taking your child to the dentist due to an intense fear of needles and dental care? You’re not alone! Over 30 million Americans refuse to go the dentist because they are terrified of needles. You’re not alone in your suffering. Due to this predominant fear, dental