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
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
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