Why Do I Need Dental Cleanings Sooner Than 6 Months?

At every dental cleaning appointment, the hygienist should be checking for changes in your gum health. Preventing and treating periodontal disease is one of the main goals our dental providers have. By preventing periodontal disease, systemic disease is prevented as...

Zirconium Implants

Here at Dentistry by Dr David, we offer Zirconium implants because they offer several benefits as dental implants compared to other materials like titanium. Here are some advantages of zirconium implants: 1. Aesthetics: Zirconium implants have a natural white...
Ozone Gas Therapy in Dentistry

Ozone Gas Therapy in Dentistry

Ozone is oxygen with an additional oxygen atom attached to it. It is commonly used to disinfect surfaces but is slowly finding a place in the medical and dental setting. Ozone has a bacteriostatic quality that makes for a beneficial treatment for people suffering from...

Microscopy in Dentistry

Microscopy, or using a microscope is a helpful diagnostic tool in dentistry. Taking samples of plaque from a patient’s mouth and analyzing the bacteria contained in it can explain why many people suffer from bleeding gums and can’t seem to figure out why. Most people...

Antacids and their Negative Effects on the Body

Many people use antacids to relieve symptoms of heartburn, stomach indigestion, and acid reflux. Antacids work to reduce or neutralize the acid in the stomach that contributes to these uncomfortable symptoms. Antacids are meant to be used for a short period of time....
Cone Beam Radiograph versus Conventional Dental Radiographs

Cone Beam Radiograph versus Conventional Dental Radiographs

Checkup dental radiographs, or X-rays, are a commonality at your dental visit. Bite-wings radiographs are an essential screening assessment needed to diagnose dental cavities that form between the teeth and are undetectable to the human eye. A full set of radiographs...