Dentist Lethbridge , Dr. Karstan Lachman

Make Appointment Call (403) 382-2273 Location & Hours Our focus: dental, oral & overall health And always - “the relationship is what truly matters.” Myth busting: dental style Lethbridge dental clinic, dentist Dr. Karstan Lachman: "When it comes to dentistry, it’s no surprise that there are quite some mistruths floating around out there. See my myth-busting comments below!" MYTH  1: Dentistry is painful. "False, ...

TMJ Orthotic

Could a TMJ orthotic appliance be your treatment option? A TMJ orthotic can physically change the position of your lower jaw altering how your upper and lower jaws meet. Also known as a TMJ bite splint, this simple device can help your teeth come together in a more balanced position. This can, in turn, can help to resolve your TMJD symptoms. …

TMJ Diagnosis

A diagnosis can help you find a TMJ disorder treatment option A first step in determining the cause, severity and, eventually, treatment options that may help resolve your TMJ pain is a consultation with Lethbridge dentist Dr. Lachman.  Your initial consultation will help Dr. Lachman determine the cause of your jaw problem and the treatment options that are right for you. …

Jaw and Facial Pain

Suffering from jaw and facial pain? The culprit might be your jaw muscles When discussing jaw and facial pain, Lethbridge dentist Dr. Lachman explains: “The primary jaw muscle responsible for chewing is called the masseter muscle. It lies at the sides of your jaw just behind your cheeks. It’s the also the muscle that causes you to clench your jaw.” You …

About Dental Sedation

Hate going to the dentist? Dental sedation may be for you If you are afraid of the dentist, you’re not alone. We know from experience there are a lot of people who suffer from dental anxiety. Lethbridge dentist Dr. Lachman: “Dental sedation can help you to relax during dental treatment. In fact, with dental sedation, or what some people call …

Dental Fillings

How do you know if you need dental fillings? Even if you are a diligent brusher and flosser, dental cavities can form. When this occurs, the most common treatment option is a dental filling. The typical symptoms of a problem with tooth decay or a cavity are toothaches and/or sensitivity to hot or cold. If you are experiencing these symptoms, …