Are You or Your Child a Mouth Breather?

As the weather cools down and the furnace kicks in at night, more congestion happens and both children and adults have a greater tendency to mouth breathe. For some, mouth breathing (rather than nasal breathing) is more than a seasonal problem - it happens all the time! Mouth breathing has been associated with both health and learning problems including ADHD.... read more »

Oral Cancer Screenings Can Help You Stay on the Ball

Even if you feel like you are in perfect health, it never hurts to check for potential problems. One way our office team can help you stay healthy is to perform an oral cancer screening. Our goal is to detect any suspicious areas that may be present, so that you can get it taken care of. Dr. Hockel or another... read more »