1. Similarities between Dentistry and Hardware

    What do hardware and dental care have in common? While you don't go to the dentist to buy nails and screws, there are several dental procedures and appliances that bear interesting resemblances to items found at a hardware store. There are obvious metal-based similarities like braces, bridges, headgear, dental implants, retainers and expanders, however, dental “hardware” also includes devices …Read More

  2. About Bad Breath & Halitosis

    About Bad Breath & Halitosis When simple brushing and flossing routinely fail to freshen your breath and complete strangers repeatedly offer you mints, you may have a larger problem called halitosis. Just Bad Breath It is important to understand that occasional bad breath is not the same as halitosis. Bad breath usually occurs when food particles linger on and between teeth, gums and tongues a…Read More

  3. All About Dental Implants

    While dentures and bridges have filled the gaps due to tooth loss for years, and continue to be a viable option, implant dentistry has revolutionized family dentistry and the cosmetic dental office. Dental Implants Defined Dental implants consist of titanium or zirconia posts or rods that are surgically implanted to replace tooth roots. This may range from single tooth replacement to multiple teet…Read More