Teeth whitening has rapidly become one of the most sought-after cosmetic dental procedures. Not only is teeth whitening relatively inexpensive, but it is also highly effective. However, it is important to know all of the benefits and drawbacks of teeth whitening before you commit to having the procedure performed. Teeth whitening is not effective [...]
Bad breath is a problem that everyone faces from time to time. Whether you ate a fragrant meal or simply forgot to brush your teeth in the morning, bad breath is likely to result. Fortunately, in most cases, bad breath is easy to fix. The best, and perhaps simplest, remedy for bad breath is to [...]
In this age of modern medicine and miracle cures for previously untreatable illnesses, people are living longer, healthier lives than ever before. Much of this new found longevity is due to breakthroughs in the pharmaceutical industry. Antihypertensive medications, antidepressants, and other medicines have not only extended the lives of millions of Americans, but they have [...]
Is Tap Water Good For Preventing Cavities? The short answer is Yes… At certain concentrations fluoride bonds with developing enamel making it stronger and more resistant to cavities. Typical spring bottled waters are not monitored and can have too little or too much fluoride.
I have not placed a single amalgam filling in my practice for the past 12 years not because they are unhealthy or bio-incompatible, because there are better looking and longer lasting materials that are now available to us. If someone does not mind the metal look, I place gold inlays which are much longer lasting [...]