• The Preventive Program

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Both natural teeth and teeth with restorations survive best in an oral environment that is clean and where the intake of harmful foods is controlled. Our program is designed to help prevent new cavities, preserve [...]

  • Oral Piercing

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Oral piercings (usually in the tongue or around the lips) have quickly become a popular trend in today’s society. With this popular trend, it is important to realize that sometimes even precautions taken during the installation [...]

  • Medication and Heart Disease

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Certain kinds of medications can have an adverse effect on your teeth. Long ago, children exposed to tetracycline developed tooth problems, including discoloration, later in life. The medication fell out of use, however, and is not [...]

  • Latex Allergy

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Naturally occurring latex has been linked in recent years to allergic reactions in people who use such products as latex gloves. The proteins in the latex, which can also become airborne, can cause problems in vulnerable [...]

  • Introduction

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Does mercury in the silver fillings in your mouth pose any long-term health risks? Does fluoride, in spite of everything we've been told since childhood, actually cause more harm than good? What does the latest research [...]

  • Infection Control

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Standards and Best Practice With all of the increased media attention on infection outbreaks such as AIDS and multi-drug resistant strains of viruses, it's no wonder people have heightened concerns about infection control during a medical [...]

  • General Dentistry

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    The first line of defense against oral health problems In general dentistry, the dentist is the primary care provider for patients of all ages and is responsible for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a [...]

  • Fluoride

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    For decades, fluoride has been held in high regard by the dental community as an important mineral that strengthens tooth enamel, which thereby helps to prevent decay of tooth structures. Water fluoridation is endorsed by nearly [...]

  • Fillings

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Frequently asked questions: dental fillings Are dental amalgams safe? Is it possible to have an allergic reaction to amalgam? Is it true that dental amalgams have been banned in other countries? Is there a filling material [...]

  • Age and Oral Health

    Published On: November 16, 2023Categories: Articles, Oral Health Topics

    Oral changes with age Is tooth loss inevitable in your later years? How much should adults be concerned about cavities? Here you will find helpful answers to some frequently asked questions about oral health questions you [...]