Monthly Archives: November 2012

Radiation

Radiation is a scary word, and here in the dental office we deal with it every day. Most patients are fine with having dental X-rays, but a select few are quite leery of the exposure to radiation. I found a … Continue reading

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Not Impressed

Today was the big day. The 495 Express Lanes opened in Virginia from 395 to the Dulles Toll Road, and all my traffic hopes were pinned on them. Sure enough, my commute was about 10 minutes faster than normal today. However, … Continue reading

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Smilodon

I love NPR. A few weeks ago while driving home I caught their weekly, “Another Thing” contest. This one was to come up with the best name for prehistoric toothpaste. I thought the responses were cute, so I am cutting … Continue reading

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Forget Floss

Periodontal/gum disease is a big problem. According to a, “Dentistry Today” October 2012 headline, “Nearly Half of US Adults Have Some Level of Periodontitis”. I’m not surprised, we see it every day in the dental office, and I see it … Continue reading

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