In our experience over the years, nobody loves their denture. I speak with patients every day who might need to go the denture route and nobody is happy about it. I’ve always hated prescribing a denture to replace failing or missing teeth. I do not enjoy having to let a patient know that they need one. … [Read more...]
Sleep Apnea Treatment at the Dentist?
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea, then we may be part of the solution to help treat this disorder. Oral appliance therapy (OAT) is indicated in patients with mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea, and those with severe apnea who are unable to use nasal CPAP. … [Read more...]
Cheese: Diet Super-Hero for Teeth
You may not be aware of it, but dental professionals everywhere recognize that cheese—all kinds of cheese—is a super performer when it comes to preserving long-lasting oral health. Long-term studies of people who follow cheese-rich diets such as the Mediterranean Diet have found that tooth decay is significantly reduced in … [Read more...]
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