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Eating after Dental Treatment

Posted on: October 12, 2016
[caption id="attachment_7681" align="alignleft" width="150"] Peach, Mango, and Banada Smoothie[/caption] One concern patients have for post operative dental treatment is when can they eat?! It is important to know what type of dental treatment you are having, first of all. For routine visits like cleanings, most of the time there is no ...
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What is Aesthetics in Dentistry?

Posted on: January 9, 2013
Aesthetics can be defined as a branch of philosophy dealing in art, beauty, or taste. For many years, aesthetics in dentistry dealt solely with the shape and form (not shade) of filling materials and using these materials to recreate nature's bluprint of the "natural" tooth. Going back to the 1970's and before, the ...
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Are Amalgam Restorations (aka “silver fillings”) safe?

Posted on: November 29, 2012
A common question asked by many patients is "Are silver or mercury fillings harmful to my health?"  Here's the answer.Amalgam restorations, commonly called "silver or mercury fillings" are a very controversial subject.  It is increasingly common for researchers to comment on the safety of these types of fillings due to amalgam containing mercury. It ...
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