Do I have to get a filling in my child’s baby tooth?

I know as a parent it is tempting to overlook problems in baby teeth since they fall out eventually. Since the enamel in a baby tooth is thinner than an adult one, the cavity can spread fast.  If we don’t treat it, the infection could damage other teeth and even invade the body. Baby teeth… Read more about Do I have to get a filling in my child’s baby tooth?

No Insurance Dental Plan

Brought back by  popular demand, this non-insurance dental plan is perfect for those who have terrible insurance or none at all.  The plan covers diagnostic and preventive at 100% and all other procedures are discounted by 20%.  There is no  deductible, no Missing tooth Clauses, no predeterminations required, and no yearly maximums.  For more information… Read more about No Insurance Dental Plan

Headaches?

Headaches that don’t seem to go away even after treatment with your General Physician may indicate that you are suffering from a “dental headache”. What causes a Dental Headache? *Bad Bite–Most dental headaches are caused by tension building up in the region of the face or jaw due to malocclusion or a“bad bite”. Usually, this… Read more about Headaches?

Do You Snore At Night?

Sleep Apnea can have severe and life-shortening consequences.  Some effects are high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, Diabetes, depression, and other ailments. The signs and symptoms of obstructive and central sleep apneas overlap, sometimes making the type of sleep apnea more challenging to determine. The most common signs and symptoms of obstructive and central sleep… Read more about Do You Snore At Night?

Oral Cancer Detection at Dr. Bob’s Office

Detection of Oral Cancer We use the VELscope as an oral cancer-screening device on your dental examination appointments. It does not diagnose cancer, but is an adjunct to the oral examination. According to our experience,  the VELscope is a fantastic non-invasive screening device. Used in conjunction with the usual visual exam and palpation of the… Read more about Oral Cancer Detection at Dr. Bob’s Office