Do I have TMJ?

TMJ Treatment in Middletown, IN

Q. My mother had TMJ and had to wear a mouth guard. I have popping in my jaw but no pain. Do I have TMJ and how do you treat it?   A.  First, let’s get a few terms straight.  When people say they have ‘TMJ’, they are usually referring to Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD).  TMJ… Continue reading

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Trunk or Treat 2013!

Titus Dentistry in Middletown, IN

Jessi, Diana, Dr. Jonathan Titus, Courtney 2013 Trunk or Treat! We had great weather and handed out toothpaste to tons of kids! [Yes, we were the lame people not giving out candy 😉 ]  Just trying to do our part to keep smiles healthy…

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How do I know if my child needs braces?

Dental Braces in Middletown, IN

Q. How do I know if my child needs braces?  Should we see the orthodontist? A. The key word in this question is ‘need’. Most of us are not lucky enough to be born with teeth in perfect alignment and ideal arch form. If perfectly straight teeth without overlap is the goal, the vast majority of… Continue reading

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What should I do to take care of my child’s teeth?

Pediatric Dentistry in Middletown, IN

  Q. What should I do to take care of my child’s teeth? A. I get this question often.  Below are the recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Best Practices for Pediatric Home Oral Care: Infants Practice good oral hygiene and seek dental care to avoid parental bacterial transmission. Minimize exposure to foods that can… Continue reading

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Congratulations, Courtney!

Titus Dentistry in Middletown, IN

 Congratulations to Courtney and her new husband, Kyle, on their wedding! Cindy surprised Courtney with some wedding-inspired treats to get her ready for the big day… with a little help from her sister, Jane (of Morley’s Bakery in Markleville), of course.

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