Teeth Whitening…What Works And What Doesn’t

White teeth have become a phenomenon in the United States. Turn on the television, open an entertainment magazine, watch a popular movie and you will see that all of the stars have brilliant and seemingly perfect white teeth. Remember Demi Moore’s teeth  in Ghost and compare to a current photo. Not only are they all crowned and »

Invisalign: Leave it Behind

I graduated Temple dental in 2001 with little clue how to successfully and orthodontically move a tooth. Like most clinicians, I  learned little about orthodontics in dental school. Sure I bent  some wires, took a gazillion alginates, uprighted some molars, and occasionally made an active or passive appliance. Requirements, however, were minimal and Ortho at Temple was always the ‘easy A.’  When Invisalign started »

Magic Mouthwash

A strange name perhaps, but Magic Mouthwash works wonders when perscribed for sore mouths, raw throats, and thrush. I used to suggest sea salt and hydrogen peroxide rinses and I still do. However, if a patient presents in acute discomfort and the origin looks traumatic, write a script for Magic Mouthwash and they will think you are a hero. Perscription »