Schedule Your Summer Dental Appointment Today!

It’s hard to believe that it’s already June, and summer is right around the corner! Calendars are filling up with vacations, graduation parties, BBQs and a slew of other fun events. But before it fills up completely, we’d like to remind you to schedule important dental appointments for your kids now. Weekdays are free and college students are home on … Read More

Thank You, From Miami Dental Sedation Spa!

Last Friday, the office of Miami Dental Sedation Spa was transformed into a radio studio with special guests from AMOR 107.5 FM. The event kicked off at 6:00 am when host, Javier Romero took to the air for a live broadcast, right from our office! He was soon joined by co-hosts, Osvaldo and Paula, and the festivities really kicked up … Read More

Oral Health of America’s Hispanic Population

The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos is a multicenter study, funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute along with six other institutes, centers, and offices of the National Institutes of Health. Researchers have set out to determine the role of culture in the the development of diseases in hopes of identifying risk factors playing both protective and … Read More

Gender Roles in Dental Phobia

In an effort to better understand dental phobia, research comparing gender and emotional reaction to dental treatments has recently been published in the European Journal of Oral Sciences.  While there isn’t a huge gap between the number of men who are afraid of the dentist and their female counterparts, the study showed that women are much more likely to be … Read More

Another Step Closer to Pain Free Dentistry

***UPDATED: January 30, 2013*** Yet another step has been made towards pain-free dentistry with a recent study out of the University of Otago Dental School in New Zealand.  After finding that a high number of children who have had extensive dental work done suffer most from anxiety and fear of the dentist, a new technique of treating tooth decay has … Read More

Show Off Your Sparkle This Holiday Season

Unless you’re the Ebenezer Scrooge type (Bah Humbug!), there’s much to be cheerful about this time of year.  With the holidays approaching, your social calendar is likely filling up with opportunities to get out and share some holiday cheer with your colleagues, coworkers, friends, and family.  These festive occasions offer fabulous chances to have fun in your best sparkly, fun, … Read More

The End Is Near, Have You Used All of Your Benefits?

December Is Here! The holidays are here, and the madness has begun. But we want to assure you make the most of your dental benefits before the end of the year. Most plans run on a calendar year policy, meaning, that benefits start in January and end in December of the same year. The insurance company allows you a maximum … Read More

Vitamin D and the Prevention of Cavities

Did you know that Florida experiences an average of 250 days of sunshine a year? For decades, people looking to soak up the rays have been known to flock to the sunshine state for vacation, to raise a family, or possibly to retire.  The weather is one of the largest draws for many, providing an array of outdoor opportunities which … Read More

Have No Fear, Sedation Dentistry is Here

Many Americans miss out on the benefits of regular trips to the dentist, potentially putting their general health at risk, because they experience dental phobia, or fear of anything related to the dentist.  There are many factors that can contribute to this phobia and with the latest research showing a strong connection between oral health and several serious health conditions, … Read More

Daily Damage to Teeth

Did you know that 25% of all adults in the United States over the age of 65 have lost all of their teeth? Unfortunately, several of our daily routines (eating, drinking, participating in sports, chewing on ice, pens, pencils, etc) have a very negative effect on the health and longevity of our pearly whites.  The Web MD article, “Everyday Habits … Read More