Blog - Miscellaneous
We Make Beautiful Dentures
As much as our goal is to help people keep their teeth healthy for their lifetimes, sometimes it’s just not workable. Sometimes too many teeth have too big cavities to make them work fixing, sometimes the periodontal disease is too bad even for LANAP to fix, sometimes it’s just too expensive, and sometimes, people just […]Read more
Conservative Cosmetic Dentistry
When people think of “cosmetic dentistry,” they usually think of things like porcelain veneers and teeth whitening; most don’t think of dental braces, but really, braces ARE a form of cosmetic dentistry, and they’re often a much more affordable and conservative way to give you a great smile. Dental Braces and Cosmetic Tooth Bonding for […]Read more
Can A Toothache be Cured by Adjusting Your Bite?
Absolutely! As an example of how, let me tell you Michael’s story: “Ever since I had that crown done, it hurts to bite down!” Michael first came to see me not because of a dental problem, but because he was taking over our office computer network in the fall of 2010. However, as he was […]Read more
Bad Breath – Causes and Cures
One of the most common questions we get when people come for their dental check-ups and cleanings is, “I seem to be having bad breath a lot recently; how come?” Alternately, they may ask if there are any products we recommend to help get rid of bad breath. Remarkably, there is little good information available […]Read more
New tooth-colored fillings sensitive? They should not be!
What is “Dental Bonding?” When most people think of “bonding,” they are thinking of tooth-colored dental fillings, or composite fillings. To be completely technical for a moment (I try to avoid that as much as possible to not bore you 😉 ), “bonding” is actually the series of steps and the products we dentists use […]Read more
Minimally invasive dentistry with a dental microscope
I sure wish I had the HD video hookup for my dental microscope already, but since I don’t yet, I’ll keep showing you stuff with my Canon cameras. 🙂 One of the most incredible benefits of the microscope is the ability to work on levels of detail that aren’t even imaginable without one. And that […]Read more