Humpty Dumpty had a Great Fall!

That was the line written by one of my “friends” on a chat line after I fell and broke my leg.  At first I was offended, but then I just laughed and though, “That pretty much describes it!” On November 20th I took advantage of a nice day and...

Tooth Wear: Genetics, Stress, or Sleep Apnea?

Last month’s blog dealt with things I learned while at a dental convention in Las Vegas.  Half of the seminars I took overlapped considerably.  In essence they all dealt with bite, grinding and jaw joint positioning. While this topic is vast and complicated, there are...

Money Well Spent… In Las Vegas?

This month I went to Las Vegas for the American Dental Association’s Annual Session.  The Annual Session rotates host cities.  Some cities I pass on, others I hate to miss.  Las Vegas is one I love to attend.  However, it wasn’t gambling sprees or late night clubbing...

Dental Insurance – Do You Understand Your Benefits?

Dental insurance is very different than health insurance. We like to think of it as a dental benefit. It may not cover everything you need and is very limited in the amount each policy will pay out in a policy year. However, it is a benefit that you should take...

Are You Doing Everything Possible to Prevent Cavities?

The world of dentistry is growing with each and every passing year.  We are constantly learning new ways to improve our practice and the things we can offer to you, our patients.  One important change is in the fight against tooth decay.  We now know that cavities, or...