Entries by Dr. Kelli Albritton

How Airway Orthodontics Relieve Sleep Apnea

Has your dentist in Alabaster, AL, mentioned the benefits of airway orthodontics? Airway orthodontia is a branch of dentistry that deals with the way we take in oxygen. Sometimes, dental problems or abnormalities can make it difficult to breathe as easily as we should. When this happens, airway orthodontics may bring big relief. It may […]

3 Symptoms of TMJ  

Temporomandibular (TMJ) is the joint in the body that hinges on the skull and the jawbone. There are two joints on either side of the jaw, and they play an important role in how you speak, chew, yawn, etc. If the joints aren’t functioning properly, you can experience a range of symptoms. We’ll look at […]

What are Implant Overdentures?

Replacing missing teeth can be a complicated and vulnerable process. Without good teeth in place, your oral health deteriorates quickly and makes living life that much more difficult. Furthermore, losing your teeth exposes your gums, jaw, and bones to further damage over time, which can age you and your face. A&A Family Dental of Alabaster, […]