Entries by Dr. Lenny Kundel

Pain be gone!

How is it possible that three decades of headaches vanish after a ten minute procedure? We are still early in our discovery of how and why this happens, but this result is not a fluke. It is almost expected at this point with proper preparation. Proper preparation being body work and myofunctional therapy prior to the release of the restrictive tissues.

Let Children Grow

In today’s culture, people are in a rush to get straight teeth as young as possible. Our office has seen children as young as six-years-old with braces. But when it comes to children, the focus should be on growing and developing the jaws and the face, ensuring the windpipe is not compromised – the frequent […]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea And The Role Of The Dentist

Obstructive sleep apnea is a common disorder in which an individual stops breathing multiple times each night. Let’s take a look at sleep apnea in more detail and explore a dental treatment called oral appliance (OA) therapy. Has anyone ever told you that you snore like an old steam train or that you grunt or […]

My take on Root Cause

I finally saw the “Root Cause.” It is a movie that discusses the dangers of root canals. I have mixed feelings about it.   On one hand: Finally! On the other hand: It is now OPEN SEASON on all the unsuspecting patients out there that are struggling to get better.

What’s In Your Toothpaste

Toothpaste most likely originated in China, Egypt, and India more than 6,000 years ago. In China, twigs and bones were mashed and mixed with water, salt, and flower petals to form a thick paste. This paste was then put on the end of a sharp bamboo leaf and applied to teeth. This proved to be […]