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Black Friday Sale on EvoraPlus oral probiotics

Many of you are using oral probiotics for dental health as written in our May 2011 newsletter.  Take advantage of this 2 for 1 sale!  Enter coupon code BFS11 when ordering. http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?llr=mn9d7wdab&v=0012kO3uRH1XjBdFZAqvgzj3XWX09zyIjcPeg9fyzHuXkkysdGwyAG_n1AwdbIFDqprhiEs9qEGpBftxkkevjqoUcqc2yJ0EtT-I_jYevxIqO0%3D Advertisements

What’s In A Smile?

Read this report about its origins and benefits, and how it influences our daily lives from birth through adulthood.  It’s value is worth the care, maintenance, and enhancement that we can provide.  Want to smile more?  Call us for a complimentary dental health or cosmetic dentistry consultation http://www.getitright.info/home/bookReport

A Fond Farewell to Virginia Lew, one of our dental hygienists for the past 6 years.  After seeing a hand therapist and in order to limit the strain on her hands, she has decided to cut back on actively practicing dental hygiene.  Monday, December 5th, will be her last day with us.  Her good nature … Continue reading

Many of my patients have concerns about their use of osteoporosis drugs like Fosamax and the rare but serious condition of developing osteonecrosis of the jaw during certain types of dental treatment.  Patient information about this relationship can be found in the November 2011 issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association. http://jada.ada.org/content/142/11/1320.full

Many of you have been asking where you can purchase the bamboo toothpicks that we carry for use with Perio Aids.  They are thinner and can reach into deeper gum pockets than regular wooden toothpicks.  We buy them locally at: Richmond New May Wah Sprmkt 707 Clement Street at 8th Ave. San Francisco, CA

Dr. Tolstunov

One of my goals is to ensure that the specialists that I refer my patients to are of the highest quality.  This oral surgeon that many of you have seen recently received this praise from his peers: 10 November 2011 Dear Dr. Tolstunov, As chair of Washington State’s AGD Continuing Dental Education council, I would … Continue reading

I recently returned from a course in Oklahoma where we not only learned new gum grafting techniques but performed them as a charitable service to the indigent.  Our group of 5 dentists treated about 10 patients during the all day course.  There is no other course like this in the U.S.  The new techniques learned … Continue reading

For those who admire art

We are again delighted to see our patients display their talent locally!  Congratulations to Pamela Heyda on being included in Studio Gallery’s “Tiny” art exhibit. http://networkedblogs.com/pza2Q?ref=nf http://www.studiogallerysf.com/tiny11.html

Philips Sonicare AirFloss

Is it better than regular flossing?? Studies only show that the results are better than brushing alone and that it’s easier to use than flossing, but not that it’s better or even as good as flossing Read more