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Distinctive Dentistry

Family Dentistry |2 min read

BOTOX AND DENTISTRY

Is Botox and you dentist a good fit. As a teaching member of the AAFE it is very apparent to me that dentist preforming facial esthetics is a valuable service to be added to your practice.   I have personally trained hundreds of dentist over the last several years and...

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Cosmetic Dentistry |3 min read

How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?

Everyone wants to have a bright and beautiful smile. But: There are times when nature decides to dull a smile’s luster. There are plenty of at-home whitening products like strips or gels that you buy over the counter. We often hear people feel nervous about investing...

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Healthier Oral Health with An Oral Irrigator
Family Dentistry |2 min read

Healthier Oral Health with An Oral Irrigator

A water flosser or oral irrigator is a hygiene accessory that sprays water to remove food from between your teeth. Water flossers may be a good option for people who have trouble with traditional flossing — the kind that involves threading string-like material...

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DRY MOUTH:  WHY AND WHAT CAN YOU DO
Family Dentistry |2 min read

DRY MOUTH: WHY AND WHAT CAN YOU DO

Saliva is a natural part of the digestive system that helps break down foods and rinses the mouth of bacteria. Dry mouth (Xerostomia) is characterized by lack of saliva.  Without saliva, or without an appropriate amount, bacteria can stick to the teeth and create...

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Bruxism, Help Keep Your Smile
Family Dentistry |3 min read

Bruxism, Help Keep Your Smile

Have you discover that your jaw hurts, or aches, and you’re not sure why. With or without knowing it, most people grind their teeth daily, and it usually isn’t an issue. But when it gets to the point where your jaw hurts, you may be grinding even more than you...

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BOTOX® Treatment FAQs
Cosmetic Dentistry |3 min read

BOTOX® Treatment FAQs

BOTOX®, or Botulinum toxin type A, is a commercial neurotoxin that reduces muscle contractions – in turn, decreasing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. The result is a much more relaxed face and a more youthful appearance. BOTOX® is a safe procedure....

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Do You Have Sleep Apnea?
Uncategorized |2 min read

Do You Have Sleep Apnea?

Preventive care involves taking steps to resolve problems before they really become problems. While it may seem like an obvious definition, it’s hard to determine that something is the early seed of a medical problem. Dangerous habits we indulge in during sleep are...

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