Month: August 2013

Bluetooth Technology Could Affect the Course of Future Dentistry

There was a time when you’d see someone talking to themselves, and you’d assume they might be a bit…well…eccentric. These days, if you see someone walking around the mall in full conversation, you’re more likely to assume that they must have a Bluetooth on the other ear that you can’t see. We’ve become quite accustomed… Read more »

Bacteria Ganging Up in Your Mouth? Fight them Off, Says Pella Dentist

You may already be aware that particular strains of bacteria are responsible for gum disease and tooth decay. These are the two oral infections that are most common issues in the average person’s dental health. However, would you be surprised to hear that your mouth is actually swarming with roughly 600 different germs? Now, just… Read more »

Pella Dentist Offers Two Scenarios for Dental Bridges

You have options when you are missing teeth. Much will depend on the overall health of your gum tissue and jawbone, as well as how many teeth are missing, and if they are all in a row. The health of your remaining teeth will be a matter of concern as well. If it appears that… Read more »

Pella Dentist Explains Benefits of Nitrous Oxide

Approximately 40 million people in America completely avoid going to the dentist because of anxieties and phobias. If you are one of the many that have extreme fears about dental appointments, finding a dental team that understands your needs can completely turn around your relationship with maintaining your oral health. Sedation in dentistry has gained… Read more »