Tooth Talk: It may be time for a deep cleaning
Published 2/25/2008 at 12:30 p.m. 0 comments
Q: Doc, I haven’t been seen by a dentist in a while and want my teeth cleaned but were told I need a “deep cleaning.” Why can’t I just have my teeth cleaned like I wanted?
Tooth Talk: The package deal
Published 2/18/2008 at 1:08 p.m. 0 comments
Q: Hey Doc, I’m down here for season and I just need a cleaning but I was told I had to have an exam and x-rays too. I just want my teeth cleaned, that’s it. Why do I have to ...
Tooth Talk: You get what you pay for
Published 2/11/2008 at 7:45 p.m. 0 comments
Q: In a previous article your answer implied that there are differences in the quality between caps. Can you explain?
Tooth Talk: Tooth trauma — choose your therapy
Published 1/21/2008 at 11:14 a.m. 0 comments
Q: Doc, I lost one of my teeth in a car accident, what are my options for replacing it?
Tooth Talk: Apples to apples
Published 1/15/2008 at 1:44 p.m. 0 comments
Q: My friend needs a cap and her dentist told her it would be xxxx she decided to have a second opinion and that dentist told her yyyy. Why is there such a large difference in price?
Tooth Talk: Getting rid of ‘dental phobia’
Published 1/7/2008 at 4:25 p.m. 0 comments
Q: Doc, my husband really needs to see a dentist but he refuses to go because he had a bad experience as a child. Is there anything you can do for him?
Tooth Talk: TMJ — The myth joint
Published 12/19/2007 at 11:34 a.m. 0 comments
Q: I have been suffering from headaches for years. One of my friends told me I might have TMJ. What is TMJ?
Tooth Talk: Mellow yellow?
Published 12/17/2007 at 10:29 a.m. 0 comments
Many comforts come with growing older. We can say what we think, get away with more, and when grandkids act up, return them to their parents.
Tooth Talk: Dentures have come a long way since wood
Published 12/11/2007 at 11:02 a.m. 0 comments
Q: My denture keeps slipping and I think my face is sagging, what is going on and can it be fixed?
Tooth Talk: Implant doctor — choose wisely
Published 12/3/2007 at 3:02 p.m. 0 comments
Q: Doc, I recently lost a tooth and my husband says I should get an implant. Shouldn’t I see a “specialist” for this?
Tooth Talk: Start early — save money and toothaches
Published 11/13/2007 at 2:04 p.m. 0 comments
Simply good parenting begins with wanting the best for our children. Quality schools, solid values and a sense of family are all important components. Sometimes time and money can put limits on what we can do for our kids’ health ...
Tooth Talk: Setting priorities straight
Published 11/5/2007 at 12:48 p.m. 0 comments
Q : Doc, my insurance only pays for two cleanings a year, why should I come in more often?
Tooth Talk: A crystal clear solution to straight teeth
Published 10/29/2007 at 3:53 p.m. 0 comments
Have you ever wished that you could have perfectly straight teeth without months and months of ugly, uncomfortable brackets and wires? Plus, wouldn’t it be nice to get your teeth straightened without anyone knowing about it?
Tooth Talk: Getting to the root of the problem
Published 10/22/2007 at 8:30 p.m. 0 comments
Q: Doc, I need a root canal and all my friends are telling me horror stories. Are they right?
Tooth Talk: Take a look at what’s new in dentistry
Published 10/15/2007 at 12:08 p.m. 0 comments
A visit to the dentist today is not what it used to be in the past. There have been many new modern innovations made in recent years that make dental treatment easier, quicker and more comfortable for everyone.