One of the first things people will notice about you is the condition of your teeth. This is the reason why you need to make sure you take the time to keep them well maintained and looking their best. There are a number of different things you can do when trying to keep your teeth looking great, but none is more effective than zoom whitening. In order to get this service done, you will need to... [Continue Reading]
Many people would not consider bad breath a big health issue that they have to worry about. However, having bad breath can affect a lot of different aspects of a person’s life and health. Bad breath is not always something that should be taken lightly.
There are a lot of things that people can do have better breath every day. This can help people in a lot of different ways, including... [Continue Reading]
Technology is moving faster and faster as the years go by. Significant advances are being made in major industries, including health and dentistry, and thereby improving the quality of life for individuals all over the world. One particularly exciting area within dentistry is the possibility of regrowing teeth in the near future.
Why Regrow Teeth?
Why could regrowing teeth be good news for... [Continue Reading]
When you’re pregnant and responsible for the little life that is growing within, it’s essential that you do all that you can to remain in top physical condition. This would include doing your best to maintain great oral health.
Although for the most part, good dental practices for pregnant women are the same as what all individuals should do, there are a couple of extra things... [Continue Reading]
When a cavity has gone so deeply into a tooth that you feel constant pain and your dentist does an X-ray and determines that there is an infection past your gum line, there’s a pretty good chance that they are going to recommend that you get a root canal. The reason why is because oftentimes the nerves surrounding a particular tooth have become damaged – so damaged that they must... [Continue Reading]
In order to have a clear understanding of what it takes to maintain a healthy dental program, it can help to know a few things about teeth in general, such as when we can expect our first few teeth to fall out, what it means to have wisdom teeth removed or perhaps the types of teeth we have in general. One obvious fact is that teeth are an incredibly important part of the digestive process,... [Continue Reading]
Almost everyone is familiar with the awkward and uncomfortable goop-filled plastic tray that is inserted into the mouth and used for taking impressions of the teeth and gums.
Thankfully, now there is an alternative, called the iTero digital impression system.
What is iTero?
The iTero system takes 3-D digital impressions of patients' teeth and gums quickly and comfortably, with 99.5%... [Continue Reading]
You open the front door and take the first step inside. Almost instantly you can hear the whirl of a drill in the far off distance, and what might possibly be the sound of quiet desperation and struggle on the receiving end of that gruesome apparatus. You can start smelling the sweat dripping from your brow, and look for the nearest seat to bury yourself in so you can take a moment to catch... [Continue Reading]
Cavity prevention is vital. Cavities, or dental caries, are not only painful, but they can also cause bad breath and other issues with your health. Dentists and medical health professionals say that caring for your teeth is critical for your overall wellbeing. Next to brushing and flossing, it is important to take daily measures to make sure your oral and dental health is in excellent shape.... [Continue Reading]
So great to come back from vacation and open a giant box filled with a handwritten note, plus a pen, a toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss ::: you can't forget the floss, right? LOTS of love to Dr Durkin & Dr Fitzpatrick & the whole staff at Durkin ...
(Jul 7, 2015, US 99.5)
State health officials last week released a review of the rate structure for Medi-Cal dental coverage. It compared California's payments to four other populous states -- New York, Illinois, Florida and Texas. California paid less than three of them. It ...
(Jul 7, 2015, California Healthline)
BOSTON, July 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven Pollock, Chief Operating Officer of Boston-based Delta Dental of Massachusetts and its affiliated companies, has been named Chief Executive Officer. Pollock replaces Fay Donohue who retired after twenty ...
(Jul 7, 2015, PR Newswire (press release))
Prevention is key. I am writing in response to your recent story regarding concerns that emergency room visits for dental conditions are rising. Thank you for bringing this issue to the fore. As the voice of organized dentistry in the commonwealth, the ...
(Jul 7, 2015, The Courier-Journal)
East Boca Dental Implants and Prosthodontics Offers Advancements in Cosmetic ...
(Jul 7, 2015, Satellite PR News (press release))
Smile, and the world smiles with you, so the old saying goes. Many people stop smiling, or hide their smile as the years go by, because they are embarrassed by the state of their teeth. A major focus of 21st Century dentistry is restoring the power and ...
(Jul 7, 2015, BizNews)
July 7, 2015 -- Digital dentistry tools significantly reduce treatment planning time and also improve treatment accuracy, according to a lecture at the recent Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) meeting that covered CBCT, intraoral scanners, and CAD/CAM ...
(Jul 7, 2015, DrBicuspid.com)
Dentists in the Shoals providing care with "Celebrate Your Smile - WSFA.com ...
(Jul 6, 2015, WSFA)
“I donate about $70,000 of dental work per year to low-income kids from South San Francisco, Daly City, Vallejo, American Canyon and Napa,” Fey said. “It makes me feel good. I feel great doing it. It gives me more pleasure sometimes than some of my ...
(Jul 6, 2015, Vallejo Times Herald)
In a decision released Monday by the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia (CDSBC), the Discipline Panel concluded that Dr. Bobby Rishiraj's “failure to adequately monitor his patients and to recognize HZ's cardiac arrest could be ...
(Jul 6, 2015, KelownaNow)
Smiles were the order of the day Monday at the Teays Valley office of Wilson Martino Dental. There, dozens of youngsters came through the doors for the office's annual West Virginia Healthy Kids Drive Free Dental Day. The program started about 10 years ...
(Jul 6, 2015, Charleston Daily Mail)
A pedestrian walks by the Dalhousie Dentistry Building in Halifax on Friday, May 22, 2015. A report into sexist online posts by dentistry students at Dalhousie University has found that a Facebook page at the centre of the scandal began as a bonding ...
(Jul 6, 2015, Macleans.ca)