Dental Education Blog2018-04-09T11:06:54-05:00

Dental Education Blog

Where can I find fluoride?

Where can I find fluoride? March 4, 2019 Photo by S&B Vonlanthen on Unsplash We’ve tackled the debate on fluoride before, and it’s no surprise which side we are on. Our recommendation - and the American Dental Association’s - hasn’t changed; regular fluoride exposure is crucial to strengthening tooth enamel, preventing [...]

What is Periodontal Osseous Surgery and How Can it Help?

What is Periodontal Osseous Surgery and How Can it Help? January 28, 2019 Have we mentioned how excited we are to have Dr. Jennifer Shango on site a couple of days a month? Well, we are even more stoked that she is adding days to her schedule starting in June! All that [...]

86 Years Strong

86 Years Strong Dec 5, 2018 This time of year, especially as we prepare to move into our 87th year of business (!!) always gets us reflecting on how fortunate we are. Wonderful patients, dedicated and talented staff, a rich tradition of compassionate dentistry. And so much to look forward to! Come [...]

Activated Charcoal and Your Teeth – The Uses, Benefits and Risks

Activated Charcoal and Your Teeth - The Uses, Benefits and Risks November 13, 2018 Photo by Adrien Olichon on Unsplash The use of activated charcoal in health and wellness is certainly not new. As early as 1500 B.C. Egyptians were using it for intestinal ailments, and in 400 B.C. Hindus [...]

How Times Have Changed: Dentistry in the Past 86 Years

How Times Have Changed: Dentistry in the Past 86 Years September 27, 2018 Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash Dentistry is not alone in having come a LONG way in the past century - most scientific fields have advanced to the point of being unrecognizable by their predecessors. We feel [...]

What is a Periodontist and How Can One Help Me?

What is a Periodontist and How Can One Help Me? August 13, 2018 As you may already know, we are super excited to welcome Dr. Jennifer Shango to the practice as our new on-site periodontist! With all this perio on the brain, we thought this would be a good opportunity to talk [...]