Month: March 2021

Do You Get Canker Sores??

If you haven’t had one yet, consider yourself blessed. Canker sores a.k.a. Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis affects 20% of the general population. These little suckers can pop up anywhere there is non-keratinized tissues of the oral cavity (usually anywhere except on your gums where the… Continue Reading “Do You Get Canker Sores??”

What Is Combination Syndrome?

The study of prosthodontics allows us to create appliances for those who are missing teeth, and give those who are edentulous a chance to speak and chew properly again. Edentulism (the process of losing teeth) comes with it a host of issues – the… Continue Reading “What Is Combination Syndrome?”

Peri-Mucositis: What To Do?

First things first: define the difference between Peri-Implantitis and Peri-Mucositis. Generally peri-implant mucositis is a precursor to peri-implantitis. Evidence suggests that peri-implant mucositis may be successfully treated and is reversible if caught early4. Peri-Mucositis: This is essentially the less concerning, yet still very concerning,… Continue Reading “Peri-Mucositis: What To Do?”

ToothPaste Review: Baking Soda Toothpastes

The question has been posed: Do toothpastes that contain Baking Soda work? The immediate answer is this: Whatever toothpaste is going to get you to brush twice a day is going to be better than nothing. But besides that, let’s get into it. What… Continue Reading “ToothPaste Review: Baking Soda Toothpastes”