Cosmetic Dentistry Trends

There always seems to be a hot trend in the cosmetic dentistry and 2011 is no different.  Many people will be looking to cosmetic dentistry as possible gifts for loved ones and even Valentine’s Day surprises.  According to the article “Cosmetic Dentistry Trends for 2011”, there are three major procedures topping the list as the most popular trends in … Read More

Cancer Screening At the Dentist

Many dentists offer an important cancer screening which enables the dentist to catch oral cancers early and treat them quickly.  This process called ViziLite Plus, is a oral lesion identification system which is like the PAP smear for cervical cancer or the Mammogram for breast cancer. According to the ViziLite Plus website, one American dies every hour from oral cancer … Read More

Understanding Sedation Dentistry

Many patients experience fear and anxiety when they have dental work completed. This often keeps them away from the dentist office, especially when it’s for an elective procedure. Luckily, sedation dentistry has been developed over the years to help those who have trouble getting numb, have had a previous traumatic dental experience, or simply cannot handle the anxiety often caused … Read More