Month: January 2019

Ditching the Drill for Laser Dentistry
What would you say if I told you that there is an alternative to the dreaded dental drill? I knew that would get your attention! Just think: no more high-pitched, shrill noises, and no more painful grinding of your teeth. Wouldn’t that be wonderful? The great news is that there is an alternative. Laser dentistry. You…
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Famous People You Didn’t Know Were Dentists
While you know your dentist plays a starring role in the health of your mouth and teeth, dentists are more likely to be found behind dental loupes instead of standing center stage. From valiant patriotism to athletic prowess, here are the stories of six famous people you didn’t know were dentists. From the American Revolution:…
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8 Ways We Care About Our Patients
Cutting-Edge Dentistry with Heart Have you met Dr. Gary Alhadef yet? If you have, then you already know he’s a dentist with a lot of heart for his patients. Dr. Alhadef and his team have many ways to ensure that each patient who walks through the door has the best dental experience possible. Here are…
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The Link Between Your Smile and Your Success
Most of us want to look younger, be more attractive, feel confident, and maybe even earn extra money. Research shows we can aspire to these goals without a single genie or magic lamp in sight. Your smile says a lot about you. A fantastic smile is a powerful tool in achieving success in all aspects of…
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“My Dentist Will Judge Me” and Other Dentistry Myths Worth Dropping
Myth One: “Dental work is unavoidably painful.” If the idea of sharp dental instruments or buzzing drills has you avoiding the dentist’s chair, there’s good news. While this used to be a fact, technology has done a great job of making it a myth. Many dentists now use essentially painless dental lasers—such as Biolase® and…
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Strong Gag Reflex? Get Help from a Caring Dentist Using iTero®
A sensitive gag reflex doesn’t mean you should avoid caring for your teeth. Find a caring dentist that offers iTero® intraoral digital scans. Feeling a little apprehensive about going to a dental appointment can be normal. However, some patients can get downright uncomfortable when in the dentist’s chair—even if it’s just for a simple check-up…
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