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What is Cosmetic Imaging?

In a recent survey that was conducted they found that most dentists are of the same opinion that cosmetic imaging heightens the rates of case-acceptance and enhances communications and case-planning. Over the years, there has been an evolution of elective dentistry.  Apparently the tooth fairy is handing new teeth to individuals who want them through… read more »

Dental Cleanings May Reduce Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke

Well it looks like ScienceDaily has published a really decent piece about how heart attacks and strokes can be substantially reduced by making regular visits to your Columbia dentist for dental cleanings. Apparently and according to a Taiwan presenter at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions, professional tooth scaling was associated with fewer heart attacks… read more »

Is Jaw Size Linked To A Person’s Diet?

New research from the University of Kent suggests that many of the common orthodontic problems experienced by people in industrialized nations is due to their soft modern diet causing the jaw to grow too short and small relative to the size of their teeth. The research, which was conducted by Dr Noreen von Cramon-Taubadel from… read more »

Do I Have Gum Disease?

Gum disease is a very common condition that many people are fearful of developing. These days it is important to know exactly what causes it. Also known as periodontal disease, gum disease occurs when plaque is allowed to develop on teeth. Normally this plaque is washed away with daily brushing, but when people do not… read more »