added on: October 20, 2017
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When most people think of October, we doubt they immediately think of their teeth. In fact, they might not think about teeth at all except if a piece of Halloween candy does some unexpected damage. That’s where we’re a little different. At our dental office in Shelby Township, when we… Read More…


added on: June 7, 2017

Cannabis or medical marijuana has been said to be a beneficial treatment for pain, seizures and spasms. As its use widens, researchers are finding new ways to utilize this now-legal substance in appropriately prescribed doses. While there is a debate as to side effects of its use, many researchers feel… Read More…


added on: May 24, 2017

For years, researchers have found that the inflammation caused by the infectious bacteria of periodontal (gum) disease can trigger inflammatory reactions elsewhere in the body. Studies have shown that this potent oral bacteria correlates to heart disease, stroke, diabetes, arthritis, some cancers and preterm babies. With these serious health risks,… Read More…


added on: January 31, 2017

If you experience dizziness (also referred to as vertigo), this off-balance sensation can place you in an unsure frame of mind, not to mention put your safety at risk. The latin origin of the word ‘vertigo is “a whirling round.” Vertigo is observed in a number of diseases and causes… Read More…


added on: July 15, 2016

When our patients compliment us, it means the world. YOU are the reason we are here and we hope each patient enjoys the ultimate in dental care in our hands. It was a thrill to be recently named as a Top Dentist by Hour Detroit magazine, especially since this marks… Read More…


added on: October 28, 2015

I’m all for ‘new & improved’ ways to do things. For example, when GPS devices hit the market, I was thrilled to know I could avoid wasting time and gas trying to find unfamiliar destinations. As a dentist, of course I keep up with the latest ways to achieve and… Read More…


added on: July 29, 2015

During menopause, women often endure hot flashes, night sweats, fatigue and moodiness. Once they become ‘post-menopausal,’ however, these symptoms often dissipate while different ones arise. When it comes to your smile, being post-menopausal places you at higher risk for tooth loss. Research has shown that a decline in estrogen levels,… Read More…


added on: April 15, 2015

Here’s a question for you: Globally, what is one of the most common diseases? You may be surprised to know that tooth decay is the answer. When researchers from the University College London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine studied public health records from around the world,… Read More…


added on: January 26, 2015

Could treating periodontal disease reduce medical costs and hospitalizations for pregnant patients and those with diabetes and heart disease? Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania recently conducted a study to determine if gum disease therapy could prevent or lessen some of the adverse effects associated with diabetes, coronary artery disease,… Read More…


added on: June 17, 2014

There was sad news for baseball fans recently. Tony Gwynn of the Padres, as well as a Hall of Famer, died of oral cancer, something Gwynn blamed on his use of smokeless tobacco. Apparently, the habit is rampant throughout Major League baseball teams. A 1999 survey found that nearly a… Read More…


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