Neck and Shoulder Pain

Living with neck and shoulder pain can really cramp your style Your neck, shoulder, and back muscles work as a team. In fact, throughout your body, rarely does a single muscle work without other muscles in the team joining in. Lethbridge dentist Dr. Lachman describes one cause of neck and shoulder pain: “Often, when muscles are overworked, they will engage …

Posture Problems

Resolving posture problems isn’t always about simply standing straighter If you obeyed your mother told when she told you to stand straight and you still have poor posture, it might not be your fault. Today, our lifestyles often contribute to our posture problems. We spend a great portion of our days sitting, or completing tasks that require bending forward or lifting. We …

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. …

Headaches & Migraines

TMJ headaches can be unbearable Many people afflicted with chronic: headaches or migraines facial pain discomfort in their neck or shoulders back pain might not know that TMJD could be causing their ailments. How does TMJD cause headaches? Lethbridge dentist Dr. Lachman: “When your temporomandibular joint (your TMJ) is not functioning properly, the muscles around your face, head and neck can …

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 …

Full Mouth Reconstruction

A full mouth reconstrction can restore function, form and beauty Many people take steps to look their best. We take care of ourselves by: eating well and exercising using lotions, potions, cover-ups and creams giving consideration to what we wear In general, most people do try to live the best life possible. But sometimes, despite all of these efforts, one can still …

Ear and Eye Pain

Suffering from ear and eye pain? Maybe it’s not all in your head You might have seen a doctor, complaining of ringing in the ears, yet nothing has been diagnosed. You explain your symptoms, your doctor shines a light, takes a look around and can’t find anything wrong. Still, you know that ringing sound is real and you know occasionally you’re …