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Taking Care of Your Mouth Following Periodontal Surgery

Over the past few weeks, Livonia, MI dentist Dr. James Stewart has discussed what to do to ensure the health and wellbeing of your smile makeover following dental work at our Farmington Hills-area dentist office. Today, Dr. Stewart wants to continue this information by sharing what you should do following periodontal surgery. After Periodontal Surgery… Read more »

Sleep Comfortably with Help from Your Farmington Hills Dentist

As a Farmington Hills dentist, Dr. James Stewart provides cosmetic, general, family, restorative, and sleep dental services to his patients from across the Livonia, Michigan area. Today, in the midst of National Sleep Awareness Week, Dr. Stewart wants to discuss sleep apnea and why it’s so important to seek out treatment for this serious sleep… Read more »

Tips for Choosing Your Michigan Dentist, Part 2

On Tuesday, we introduced a few tips for choosing the perfect dentist for you and your family. Today, Michigan cosmetic, restorative, general, and sleep dentist Dr. James Stewart wants to give you a few more tips for finding your new dental home. More Tips for Choosing the Perfect Dentist for You Once you’re in the… Read more »

Tips for Choosing Your Michigan Dentist

When it comes to comprehensive dental care, Michigan dentist Dr. James Stewart provides dental services for a variety of patients with a variety of dental needs. He understands that everyone’s dental needs are different, and he also understands that choosing a dentist for you and your family is a big decision that requires a lot… Read more »

A Testimonial From a Happy Sleeper

Sleep apnea is a breathing disorder than can interfere with your sleep. Your airwaves may become blocked while you sleep, offsetting your sleep-wake cycle and causing health problems. Fortunately, Dr. Stewart can help relieve your sleep problems by providing personal service to you and adjusting his treatments to solve your needs. Here’s one testimonial from… Read more »

Oral Appliance Therapy vs. CPAP for Sleep Apnea

If you’re one of the approximately 18 million people that suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), you might have already seen a doctor for treatment. OSA occurs when the soft tissues in the back of the throat obstruct breathing to prevent continuous airflow during sleep. “Apnea” means a cessation of breathing. This interruption in breathing… Read more »

Sleep Apnea Increases Risk for Dementia in Elderly Women

Approximately 10-20% of middle-aged Americans suffer from sleep apnea. Dr. Stewart is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and has extensive training in the treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. On this blog, we’ve covered the negative effects of sleep disorders, and you may already know that people with sleep apnea… Read more »

Your Dentist and Your Sleep Apnea

Dr. James Stewart has many years of experience helping patients overcome sleep apnea and sleeping disorders, but how exactly does he do it? How do dentists treat patients with sleep apnea? Theoretically, you should visit your dentist every six months for routine checkups and cleanings. This means that you may see your dentist more frequently… Read more »

How A Sleep Disorder Impacts Your Overall Health

Are you getting the sleep you need every night? If not, you’re not alone. The National Sleep Foundation estimates that at least 40 million people in America suffer from sleep disorders, and 60 percent of adults have sleepless nights at least a few times every week. More than 40 percent of adults experience daytime exhaustion… Read more »

Be Like Shaq and Give Sleep Apnea the Attack

Even celebrities and athletes aren’t perfect. People in the spotlight get sick, go grocery shopping, and walk their dogs just like us. Some even snore, and Shaquille O’Neal is one of those snorers. If you, like Shaq, snore, or if you sleep with someone who does, you know how annoying and frustrating the habit can… Read more »