A Few Historical Facts About Dentistry

Nowadays when you have tooth pain, it’s easy for you to see your dentist right away and resolve the issue. This wasn’t always the case. Here are a few fun historical facts about the history of dentistry to help you appreciate what modern dentistry is today! The first known dentist was Hesy-Re who was an […]

Smiles At Sea Dental Cruise and Learn

Dr. Burio, Lisa, and Casey and Bethany, two of our hygienists just returned from a Smiles At Sea Dental Cruise and Learn from New Orleans to Cozumel for a fun-filled learning experience on maintaining implants, screening for oral abnormalities, new technologies and protocols as well as many other important lectures and courses       […]

A Revolution in Sleep Apnea Treatment

Having sleep apnea can often mean that you are required to use CPAP machines when you sleep. Considering over 18 million have a specific form of sleep apnea that blocks your airways, that’s a lot of people who have been subject to bulky, uncomfortable machines in hopes of controlling their ailment. Current CPAP machines must […]

A Little Tongue Knowledge Part 2

Most of us know a good deal about our teeth and we pay a lot of attention to taking care of them and learning about proper dental care. However, we don’t pay too much attention to our tongues. Our tongues have a big role in helping us do many important things like eating and talking. […]

5 Ways Sleep Apnea Can Affect Your Life

Sleep apnea affects over 12 million people in the US alone. About 1 out of every 25 middle-aged man and 1 out of every 50 middle-aged woman are estimated to have some form of sleep apnea. Sleep apnea can cause a variety of other problems and can be very dangerous if left untreated. If you’re […]

5 Myths About Teeth

Over the years, there have been some interesting ideas and stories that people have come to believe are true about your teeth. It’s important to know the facts and filter out the myths from the truth. Here are a few myths that you should avoid if you want your teeth to stay healthy! Bleaching makes […]

Dentist Explains: Why Flossing Is So Important

As your dentist has probably told you one hundred times, brushing teeth daily is an essential part of keeping the surfaces of teeth free from food particles, tartar and plaque, but flossing must also be done to keep the areas between your teeth just as clean. Similar to toothbrushes and toothpastes, there is a huge […]

Why Should I Do My Teeth Whitening At The Dentist?

There are numerous reasons people choose to whiten their teeth — teeth whitening offers a brighter, whiter smile that projects confidence and health. It’s a great choice for many people who aren’t completely satisfied with the color of their teeth, but it’s also important to make the choice to have the procedure done at a […]