Archive for December, 2018

5 tips for improving case presentation

There’s a saying in the dental industry that says patients will pay for what they want, but do almost anything to get out of paying for what they need. Sometimes, all you’ve got to do is help patients understand why they should want what they need! Here are some tips on how your present treatment […]

8 things you didn’t know about oral surgeons

You might be familiar with going to the dentist, but what about an oral surgeon? This post will quickly explain the basic qualifications and procedures of oral surgeons.

Tooth decay and diet

Diet is a vital component of any oral health care regimen and as a dentist, guiding patients towards healthier eating is part of your job. In this post, we’ll cover some of the worst offenders that aren’t always recognized as serious threats to oral health. We’ll also provide healthy alternatives, particularly for patients who love […]

Dental implants: the sooner the better

Some people postpone treatment to fix missing teeth. They may think the only reason to replace a missing tooth is for aesthetic reasons. They may also presume that when they replace a missing tooth isn’t that significant. However, the sooner you replace a missing tooth with a dental implant, the better. Here’s why.

Dental hygienists and shots

Advancements in local anesthesia training for dental hygienists have made it possible for better pain management at your dental practice. Instead of relying on a sole injection administered by a dentist, patients can now receive local anesthetic for treatments that were once seen as something they needed to “grin and bear.” However, you are now […]

Holiday Food Guide for after your Wisdom Teeth Surgery

Having your wisdom teeth removed during the holidays might be upsetting— especially when thinking about all the food you’re going to miss out on. Luckily for you, there’s still hope! Fortunately, there are plenty of options that are not only delicious, but post-removal friendly! Below is a handy post-wisdom teeth removal food guide to help […]