At-Home Dental Trends That Should Not Be Trending

At-Home Dental Trends That Should Not Be Trending

If you are under 60 years of age, there is a good chance that you may have heard the term “hashtag”. If you’re under 50, you might actually know what it means. In case you are unsure or were to shy to ask, a hashtag is simply a number sign (#) placed...
Back to the Future

Back to the Future

No longer fantasy, these dental products and technologies are available now, or will soon be here: Lasers – Gum surgery using soft tissue lasers is relatively painless and heals rapidly. Hard tissue lasers are now being introduced to treat tooth decay –...
Did you know about Vulcanite dentures?

Did you know about Vulcanite dentures?

Before restorative dental care was available, the only treatment for dental pain was extraction. Unfortunately there were no suitable materials or techniques available for the fabrication of satisfactory dentures. The problem was the lack of a durable and affordable...
Study: Dental visits cut pneumonia risk

Study: Dental visits cut pneumonia risk

October 28, 2016 — Patients with regularly scheduled dental visits are less likely to come down with pneumonia, according to a new study. Researchers studied data from more than 26,000 patients to reach this conclusion, and they presented their findings in a...
Grow Yourself New Teeth

Grow Yourself New Teeth

Dental stem cells hold promise for replacing damaged teeth and even jawbone By David Levin- Tufts University Losing teeth is part of childhood. For adults, however, missing molars or broken incisors require a manmade solution in the form of dentures or implants. Using...