Monthly Archives: July 2013

It’s a Snap!

We got some nifty new software here in the dental office. It’s called Snap Imaging Systems, and it’s essentially Photoshop but just for teeth. This is a photo that came from the Snap Dental Imaging Company. We have had fun … Continue reading

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Bristles Are Better

Bristles do it better is right! Above you can see an image of the space in between two back teeth. You can see the floss wrapped around the tooth on the left, and how the floss is missing much of … Continue reading

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3.9 Billion

“More than half the world’s population suffers from dental problems” – is the headline on page 36 of the July 2013 edition of “Dentistry Today”. That’s 3.9 billion people according to the Global Burden of Disease 2010 Study. “Untreated tooth … Continue reading

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Don’s Dental

I love AMC’s “Mad Men”. I was watching a rerun from last season in which Don has a tooth ache. Being the strong, silent 1960’s man that he was he, of course, didn’t go to the dentist as soon as … Continue reading

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Obi-Wan DDS

Last week Dr. Urban was looking at my teeth, and he said that I needed to lighten them. I said, “Nah, my teeth look great.” Then I looked in the mirror, and I had to agree; I too think they … Continue reading

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