Getting to the Root of Headache Disorders at the Dentist’s Office

Headaches happen to everyone; no one is immune. And while the pain associated with them can range from mild to blinding, when they occur frequently, they are a symptom of a headache disorder that can wreak havoc on the sufferer’s quality of life.  Defined as occurring every or nearly every day, millions of Americans suffer […]

8 Signs You May Be Experiencing a Dental Problem

As dentists, we’re pretty fortunate compared with other health care professions, especially where regular care and maintenance are concerned. Unlike family physicians who might see you once each year (if they’re lucky), we get to check in with many of our clients every six months. This helps ensure we can catch and correct any potential […]

Fear-free Dentistry: Creating Positive Experiences for Life

Our experiences transform our perception of many of the things we encounter in life. Positive experiences at the dentist’s office in our youth shape our perception of going to the dentist as an adult. Dental anxiety or dental phobia is prevalent, estimated to affect 13%-24% of people around the world. While some people have anxiety […]

The Science of Dentistry and Why You Should Care

We’ve heard a lot recently about the impact science can make on decisions. And when it comes to health and wellness, particularly in dentistry, science is the gold standard. When something is backed by science, results are better understood, and therefore decisions are made based on evidence.  Think about it. You go to the dentist, […]

Prevent Cavities and Improve Tooth Structure with CariFree

Some people have all the luck. Why is it that some people with poor oral hygiene live a cavity-free existence while others with impeccable brushing and flossing habits don’t? And it isn’t a matter of genetics either. Two people in the same family can have entirely different “luck” when it comes to cavities. Good oral […]