To Floss, or not to floss? That’s a good question. We’ve all been in this situation: You sit down in the reclining chair, eyeing the sanitized packages of instruments soon to be wedged into your jaws. The hygienist you’ve been seeing since you were 7 comes in and starts to
Just like the world of medicine, dentistry also offers a continuous advancement in technology for the purpose of achieving optimal dental care. The latest and greatest technology advancement for dental procedures is the use of lasers. Lasers have been around for a while now, and have been perfected for treating
Do you find yourself waking up in the middle of the night in need of a glass of water because your mouth feels so dry? If you (like many others) have answered yes to this question then you may be suffering from a common condition called xerostomia, also known as
After joining the dental field, I have encountered many experiences to drive the point home about the importance of oral health care. Good oral hygiene and gum care are extremely important to overall health. There are several risks of not maintaining good dental care and periodontal disease is one of
There are two questions I hear on a daily basis from my patients, “How do I keep my teeth?” and “What can I do to ensure lifelong healthy gums?”. As their dental hygienist, my first goal is to remind them that there are two levels of gum disease, gingivitis and
DR. MARIA GRACIAS
Her experience and loyalty to patient care sets the standard of customer service far above the rest.