Dental Questions
August 5, 2013

What is Sedation Dentistry?

In essence, sedation dentistry is a treatment that removes as much stress and anxiety from the situation as possible. By using sedatives, we can calm nervous patients and attend to their teeth, while also helping treat the cause of nervousness. Many people are scared of the dentist and avoid coming to a dental surgery until the very last minute. Prevention is better…
Dental QuestionsOral Health
August 15, 2012

Food is the “Best Medicine”

If you really want an eye-opener regarding the food industry, watch the movie “Food, Inc”. Other eye opening movies are “Forks over Knives” and “The Beautiful Truth” If you are overweight, or have Diabetes, take a look at “Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead”  Diabetes and dentistry is a passion of mine. Diabetes comes into play in everything from ” Mini…
Dental Questions
March 17, 2010

Gum Disease

  The hidden message of gum disease.  If your dentist says you have periodontal disease, you may have an even more serious problem: diabetes.  In a recent study of 2,923 adults from NYU College of Dentistry and Nursing, 93% of those who had periodontitis were at high risk for diabetes, compared with just 63% of those without it.  The culprit…