Is Tooth Polishing Necessary?

We know that for most of our patients, their favorite part of a dental cleaning…


5 Things You Didn’t Know From Dental Care History in the U.S.

We’ll bet the early history of dental care and dentists in the United States is…


What Is Toothpaste Made Of?

These days people are being more and more conscious of what’s in the food they…


A Fun Timeline of Early Dental History

From magic spells to seeing the barber for a toothache, caring for teeth has a…


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A Small Bite of History About Dentures

As dental professionals, our ultimate goal is for every one of our patients to…


5 Things You Do That Annoy Your Dental Hygienist

Despite what some people seem to think, a hygienist’s greatest desire is not to…


the invention of dental implants

How Dental Implants Were Invented

Perhaps the earliest example of dental implants were seashells found in the jaw…


What Do Denture Wearers & Astronauts Have in Common?

The answer: Bone loss. A common legend says that an astronaut who returned to…


What to Do If Your Tooth Gets Knocked Out

While we all experienced losing teeth as a right of passage through childhood,…


The Link Between Gum Disease & Heart Disease

Recent studies have revealed that there is a strong correlation between gum…