Our dental mission statement should not be just reacting to and treating problems; instead our priority should be in the prevention of oral problems before they occur. What 5 things can we all

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has issued statements advising their patients to see a dentist during pregnancy. The ACOG confirmed that teeth cleanings, local anesthesia and X-rays (with protective apron shielding

Modern technology has increased a dentist’s choices with new materials to restore cracked, decayed, worn, discolored or broken teeth. The trend is going away from the use of any metal in the mouth,

Q: How can the condition of one’s mouth affect the overall health of the body? A: Scientific research links the bacteria and chronic inflammation from periodontal disease to cardiac disease and stroke. Some progression

Dentistry and modern science have not been able to find a cure for the occurrence of tooth decay, gum disease or oral cancer. Tooth decay is the most common disease in man, 30

What If I Don’t Wear My Dental Appliances?   An agreement always needs to be made between doctor and patient before any treatment. The contract states the doctor will treat the patient to

Modern dentistry is dynamic. Changes to improve patient comfort and quality of care are always being developed. The use of improved dental materials, modern delivery systems, lasers, computer generated imaging, computer management software

LANAP Treatments Annapolis, Maryland I am a laser dentist. I am beginning my 20th year of using dental laser technology to treat my patients.  Lasers have changed my everyday general dentistry operations. Lasers

Drinks containing sugar promote tooth decay.  Acidic drinks cause erosion that wears away healthy tooth enamel. The average teenager drinks over sixty gallons of soft drinks per year. A better choice is water.

Today’s dental mission should not be just reacting to and treating problems; instead the priority should be in prevention. The key tools in preventing tooth problems are cleaning your teeth every day, your