Archive for the ‘ Teeth Cleaning ’ Category

Yes, You Still Have to Floss.

The AP recently released an article making the claim that “there’s little proof that flossing works”. Their review cited a series of studies that found flossing does little or nothing to improve oral health. Here’s the problem: the studies were flawed . The AP concluded that floss does little for oral health, but it’s important […]

Awareness of Periodontal Disease

Every day we see new patients for consultations regarding their periodontal disease. Increasingly, many come from the internet, and some from the traditional referral networks. Many of these are second opinions. It is frightening(in dental terms) how many patients have been seen for years in their dentists’ offices with very little care given to the […]