Where is laser dentistry now? In their 24 years of existence, dental lasers have evolved, and so have their uses. Dental lasers are here to stay. Recent advances in technology have made the laser highly successful in doing new kinds of dental procedures.Q: What dental procedures do you depend on your lasers for the...
Q: I have been going to the dentist since I was a child. Im amazed at the changes in dentistry, the dental office and equipment over the last 50 years. What are the biggest changes in dentistry in your lifetime? A: I have been along for the high-technology changes in dentistry myself. I started going to the...Read more
Your oral health affects other body parts. There are a number of personal health risks associated with oral piercings and wearing jewelry in your mouth. Q: How can oral health be affected by the piercing of ones tongue, cheek or lips? A: This needs to be addressed in two parts: 1. During the piercing procedure and associated with wound...Read more
Q: I haven’t been to a dentist in years. I use all the dental rinses and products from the drug store to take care of my mouth. I see some stained and dark areas in my teeth, how can I bleach them white? A: Tooth whitening is a procedure to remove persistent stains and to change the shade...Read more