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June 28, 2019

What does joy mean to you? It's hard to define. Joy does not equal happiness though, it's simpler than that. It is a physical sensation that is triggered by small moments, and it has great power. When I think of joy puppies, snuggling, warm blankets, babies, bubbles, b...

August 23, 2017

There are times when treating patients that we need to think outside the confines of the teeth.  As dentists, we treat the whole mouth. This includes the gingiva encroach on the beauty and borders of the teeth. Whether treating the teeth orthodontically and battling or...

July 17, 2017

Dun Dun Dun...

You can tell just by looking at this photograph that the radiographic evidence in this case of periodontal disease is going to be devastating. With periodontal disease this severe, how old do you think this patient is? Aside from poor oral hygiene, regula...

March 14, 2017

What do you use to fill the seemingly simplistic Class V fillings? They are so easily accessible in the anterior, but can be elusive to fill due to close proximity to the gingiva, bloody field, rotation and crowding, and sticky composite materials.

I have been utilizing...

February 18, 2017

One of my patients recently called and said, “The fillings I just had done are changing color.”  Immediately I thought what is she eating/drinking/smoking to cause this?  Is she drinking lots of coffee or wine?  My next inclination was to check when the fillings that w...

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