Vivian Medina, DDS

Dr. Vivian Medina is a graduate of Creighton University. After working as an associate for several years, she opened a private practice in 1993.

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3630 Madaca Ln.,
Tampa, FL 33618
(813) 264-0286
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...She has also joined an elite group of dentist in furthering her education and skills by training at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in esthetics as well as the treatment of TMD...

Dental Services
...At our office, you'll get the best modern dentistry has to offer! Our Cosmetic Dentistry services include: Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look Tooth Contouring & Reshaping, for a pleasing tooth shape We also offer: Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect disease at a curable stage Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy, to prevent tooth loss Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Tooth Extractions, when a tooth is hopelessly damaged or decayed Emergency Dental Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Treating TMD Like Other Joint-Related Problems
After ruling out other causes for your jaw pain, your doctor or dentist has made a diagnosis: a temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD)...

Jaw Pain Disorders Could be Related to Other Body Conditions
... Chronic jaw pain is actually a group of difficult to define disorders collectively referred to as temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJD or also TMD)...

Why the Treatment Model for Your Jaw Joint Disorder Matters
... Likewise, jaw joint disorders (temporomandibular joint disorders or TMD) can make your life miserable...

3 Areas to Watch to Avoid Excessive Tooth Wear
...Over time, bruxism can accelerate tooth wear and cause other problems like TMD...

Chronic Jaw Pain Could be Related to Other Inflammatory Conditions
...Of the millions of adults with temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD), many have also been diagnosed — among other conditions — with fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis or sleep problems...

Your 'Toothache' Might not be Caused by a Tooth
...Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD)...

3 Tips to Making Mealtime Easier During TMD Flare-Ups
If you suffer from a temporomandibular (“jaw joint”) pain disorder (TMD), you know any activity involving jaw movement can be uncomfortable...

Jaw Joint Disorders may be Connected to Other Health Problems
If you have chronic jaw pain, you may be one of an estimated 10 million Americans suffering from temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD)...

Think Twice Before Considering Botox for Chronic Jaw Pain Relief
...Temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) are a group of conditions affecting the joints connecting the lower jaw to the skull and their associated muscles and tendons...

Your 'Toothache' Might Signal a Problem Other Than in Your Mouth
...Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMD) can cause pain in the pair of joints that connect the lower jaw to the skull...

Seek Coordinated Treatment If You Have Both TMD and Fibromyalgia
...Known collectively as temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD), these jaw joint problems cause pain, muscle spasms and difficulty moving the jaws that can interfere with eating and speaking...

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