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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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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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The Benefits of Dental Implants

The Benefits of Dental Implants  During my time as a cosmetic dentist, I have received a number of questions from patients regarding dental implants. These typically range from what is a dental implant to how long will implants last once … 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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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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Soda? Meth? It’s All the Same to Your Teeth

The Sept. 2013 issue of Men’s Fitness magazine had an article comparing the effects of soda, meth and crack on your teeth.  A University of Michigan study compared the mouths of a longtime crack cocaine user, an admitted metamphetamine user … Continue reading

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Should You Have Your Silver Fillings Removed?

    In recent years, this question has created a great deal of controversy amongst dental professionals. For some, there is the overriding belief that the mercury found in silver fillings is contributing to patients’ health problems including Alzheimer’s, memory … Continue reading

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Entering the Dental Practice as a New Patient

Over the years, we have seen a number of patients enter our dental practice – from those seeking an overall smile makeover to those in need of more basic dental procedures. However, despite the breadth of needs that we have … Continue reading

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