Articles posted by Tarun Agarwal

Sleep study

Why Do I Need A Sleep Study?

When patients find out that Dr. Agarwal can make an oral appliance to help with snoring, one of their first questions is, “Why do I need a sleep study?” Though sleep medicine and dentistry overlap through the treatment of sleep apnea and bruxism, they remain two different branches of medicine. A sleep study is an

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sleep apnea, tmj, cmd

Sleep Apnea and TMJ/ TMD

Every morning, you wake up feeling like you’ve been chewing the same piece of gum for hours on end. Your jaw aches. Your head aches. You want to go back to sleep, but that’s not going to help anything today.   The joint where your mandible meets the rest of your skull is called the temporomandibular

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