The Evolution Of Your Diet

The Evolution Of Your Diet

Here’s something you might want to ponder. How did our human ancestors manage when there were no dental teams to care for damaged teeth or clean away plaque? It seems logical to assume that a lot of early humans must …

About Men’s Health

About Men’s Health

I’d like to share some information with you about men’s health. This discussion was triggered, ironically, by some great news about women. Research published in the April 2011 issue of the Journal of Periodontology confirms once again something that most

Sweet Seduction

Sweet Seduction

Have you ever heard of the Law Of Unintended Consequences? It’s most commonly used in economics, but it has other applications where the best intentions go unexpectedly awry. Think email/spam, dieting/yoyo weight gain, lower fat/higher sugar for taste. It’s this …

Goodbye Cavities … Hello Cavity Prevention!

Goodbye Cavities … Hello Cavity Prevention!

Everyone is susceptible to cavities, and I mean everyone. In fact, they are so common and lacking in mystery that most people think they have a good understanding of them. Interestingly, that’s not what I see and hear when I …

Calcium, how much is enough?

Calcium, how much is enough?

There’s a recurring news story about calcium supplements that a number of my patients have found worrisome and confusing. It’s worth touching on and it reminded me that really, it’s an opportunity to talk to you about calcium’s importance to …

Oral Cancer

Oral Cancer

Why we test all of our patients for Oral Cancer and we use VELscope

Why VELscope?
The VELscope system helps dental professionals visualize abnormalities in the mucosal tissues of your lips, mouth and upper throat. In just two minutes, with …

Battling the Daily Grind????

Battling the Daily Grind????

If you find yourself waking up with a headache or a sore jaw after a night of restless sleep, you may be surprised to discover that it may be because you are grinding your teeth when you sleep, without even …

What is a root canal, and how do you know if you need one?

What is a root canal, and how do you know if you need one?

A root canal is recommended when the pulp inside your tooth (which contains nerves and blood vessels) becomes infected or damaged because of deep decay or an injury.  The root canal process involves removal of the pulp and subsequent sealing …

Do You Have A Fear of the Dentist?

Do You Have A Fear of the Dentist?

Does the idea of going to the dentist leave you terrified? Has the fear of sitting in a dentist’s chair caused you to postpone needed care?

If so, you’re not alone.

According to some estimates, one in seven people suffer …

What our patients are saying…

What our patients are saying…

I just really want to thank everyone there at your dental office for doing an ‘AWESOME’ job.
This is the FIRST time ever, since I was young, that I was able to ‘go to the dentist’…and leave at the end …