Baltimore MD Dentist Blog

What is TMJ?

Your temporomandibular joints, are a part of a system that includes all the muscles, ligaments, and jaw bone itself, and is located on either side of your skull. The joints move the lower jaw forward, backward, and side to side.…

Dr. Byron Desbordes Patient Reviews

Dr. Byron Desbordes and his dental team are dedicated to helping patients improve the health of their teeth and gums. Contact Dr. Desbordes and his dental professional team by calling (410) 216-4023 or requesting an appointment on our website. Learn…

Maintaining Your Oral Health

During this difficult time, we want to remind our patients to continue to take care of their teeth, as several dental problems may arise from stress. Patients may be more prone to issues such as TMJ, mouth sores, and gum…

Stress and Oral Health

There are multiple oral health problems that can arise when we feel stressed. We want to remind our patients of the symptoms that accompany stress so that they can receive appropriate care in our office. Dr. Byron Desbordes is a…

Why is Seeing the Dentist So Important?

You may have heard that you’re supposed to see the dentist at least twice yearly, but if you maintain good oral hygiene, you may be thinking, “Do I really need to go that often?” Although brushing your teeth twice daily…

What to Know About the Dental Bridge

In addition to taking a toll on your self-esteem, missing teeth can cause a variety of problems, from difficulty speaking normally to difficulty eating and poor nutrition. Fortunately, the world of modern dentistry has several excellent methods of tooth replacement…