Monthly Archives: September 2015

Ready For Hockey Season? We Are, Too!

I have had the pleasure of serving as Team Dentist for the Carolina Hurricanes for many years now. I’ve met some terrific men who truly give their all for the sport they love. These talented players, even fully equipped, take … Continue reading

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Why It’s Bad When You See Dark Portions Of Teeth At Gum Line

Gum recession is seen when the gum tissue that arches a tooth exposes darker portions of the tooth, which are actually it’s root. Without the protective covering of gum tissue, these areas can becomem sensitive to hot, cold or brushing. … Continue reading

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Look Beyond The Glowing Claims Of Denture Adhesives

The other evening I was watching television and a commercial on a denture adhesive began. I watched as a denture wearer spoke about how well the adhesive worked. I have no doubts that this product helps her. However, I’d like … Continue reading

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Understanding The WHY Keeps Patients More Involved

Imagine buying a new car that you’ve badly wanted for awhile – but one that is quite the gas guzzler.  Some drivers are willing to sacrifice an efficient mpg for owning a vehicle they love otherwise while others would prefer … Continue reading

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