January 17, 2018

     My goal in this post is not to take a stand for or against the use of marijuana. I also do not intend for this to create a discussion for or against, but to be a means to share facts and information. The connection between smoking tobacco and periodontal disease has been greatly studied and is much more understood than before. It is known that smoking toba...

June 21, 2017

If you want to begin to brush like a dentist, I recommend checking out a Sonicare electric toothbrush.

May 22, 2017

            I think it is very important for patients to understand the risk vs benefit and indications for dental radiographs or x-rays. Patients often express concern about the amount of radiation exposure that they will receive from a dental radiograph. This is a very valid concern, and with cumulative effects, radiation exposure can be harmful. As humans on...

April 21, 2017

            I often have patients ask me about chewing gum- risks, benefits, etc? So I decided this blog topic would address this. Let’s get started with the basics of dental cavities. The process of dental cavities or dental caries is very complex and has many contributing factors. But to bring it to its simplest form, this is the best explanation: All humans...

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