Tag Archives: healthy mouth

Should Adults be Getting Cavities?

Should adults be getting cavities? This is a great question, and one that I believe the general public might not know the answer to. As a dentist, my answer to this question is no. Adults should not be getting any … Continue reading

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The Art of Successful Root Canals

I recently attended an advanced endodontics course under renowned endodontist, Dr. John West in San Francisco. The course, which was attended by dentists from around the world, detailed Dr. West’s state-of-the-art technique for performing root canals and taught me a … Continue reading

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Complex Dental Issues From Tooth Wear

One issue that I commonly see in patients is the loss of tooth structure as a result of wear. Teeth have been worn down to the point that they can no longer function correctly, and complex dental work must be … Continue reading

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The Value of The New Patient Experience

When scheduling a new patient exam, there are often a number of questions that the front office staff will ask you. We’ve discussed the importance of these questions in a previous blog post, as well as the benefit of answering … Continue reading

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Creating Health

This is an example of a patient who came in for a regular cleaning and her chief complaint was a chipped front tooth.  She was not even aware that she had a very complex dental situation.  The problem here is that … Continue reading

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Joining a Fee-for-Service Dental Practice

The Value of Joining a Fee-for-Service Dental Practice When welcoming a new patient into our practice, we often receive a number of questions regarding our payment plans and insurance policies. These questions vary. However, what I tell patients is this … Continue reading

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Good Health Starts with Oral Hygiene

 Did you know that your oral health plays an important role in maintaining your overall health and well being? If your answer to this question is no – you are not alone. In fact, many individuals are unaware of the … Continue reading

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Dr. Saylor Patient Review

We just received this wonderful review from Kate.  Thank you Kate! “I would not go anywhere else! I have never met a better dentist! The whole office is a pleasure to see. I have never been treated so good as … Continue reading

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More Reasons to See a Dentist Regularly

A study led by a University of California researcher gives women an extra incentive to visit their dentist regularly.  Data collected from nearly 7,000 participants suggests that women who receive regular dental care reduce their risk of heart attacks, strokes, … Continue reading

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Review from a New Patient

This is the kind of review we love to receive from one of our new patients!  Thank you Melisa! I was very nervous to be going to see a new dentist. Lisa was my dental hygenist and she made me … Continue reading

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