Monthly Archives: May 2015

Checkout Checkbook

Once again we are one of the top rated dental offices in the DC area, with an overall rating of 96% a solid A. Woohoo! If you’d like to have one of the top dentists in the area give us … Continue reading

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Plucking Parrot

I love this video, and after checking several sites online it seems that many pet birds like to clean their human friend’s teeth. This parrot is taking it a step further by doing a baby tooth extraction! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rUYpLuoJovA To me this seems … Continue reading

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Snake Oil

I’ve read and seen quite a few things online about, “oil pulling” as an oral hygiene practice. I say hooey! Oil is not scientifically known to whiten teeth, clean teeth, or kill bacteria. Oil is known to make teeth oily, … Continue reading

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Tiger Teeth

Yesterday we made an upper denture for an older gentleman who hasn’t had teeth for many years. Once it was in place the patient asked Cerina to see a mirror. Cerina put the mirror in front of him. He was … Continue reading

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Elegant Extraction

Bryan Clay, an Olympic javelin thrower, has performed the most elegant and athletic baby tooth extraction I’ve ever seen.   Take a look at the  YouTube video below and see for yourself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88P7OO7PwCU If your child needs a baby tooth … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Grins & Good Grammar

I found an interesting online survey which concludes that, “when you assess a potential romantic partner, the first two things you rate are their teeth and grammar.” http://jezebel.com/5981696/apparently-everyone-wants-a-partner-with-nice-teeth-and-good-grammar. While I find this perfectly logical (as an English major who has worked in … Continue reading

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Dangerous Communist Plot

“Dr. Strangelove” is a great movie if you like black and white, cold war era, political satire. I try not to get political on this blog, but I think it’s bizarre that fluoride is a political issue. There, I said … Continue reading

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