Tetric Evoceram

Amalgam (silver) filling undergoes multiple cycles of shrinkage and expansion, thereby causing cracks in surrounding tooth structures. In the left picture, you can spot a crack stretching through the floor of the cavity (the arrow points to it). In the right picture, there is a restored tooth. We used flowable composite and nanocomposite Tetric Evoceram

Optimal Hygiene for Dental Implants

Meticulous hygiene and supportive periodontal treatment are quite important for the longevity of dental implants and the prevention of peri-implant diseases. The supportive periodontal treatment includes mechanical debridement, hard tartar removal, and oral hygiene reinforcement by the dentist and hygienist. It is especially crucial for patients with chronic periodontitis. At the same time, the use …

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Oral Health as a piece of the puzzle in overall health during COVID-19.

Nasal rinses and mouthwashes, which directly impact the major sites of reception and transmission of human coronaviruses (HCoV), may provide an additional level of protection against the virus. In the experiment, performed by Craig Meyers and his colleagues and published in the Journal of Medical Virology (2020, Sep 17), the researchers created cells grown from …

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It is well known that dental visit expectation can be very stressful for many patients. While in the dental waiting room the mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) can be practiced to reduce the visit apprehension. One of the MBCT practices is a “breathing break”. Our breath is a window into knowing and regulating our mind-body. When …


No Dental Insurance?

We now offer an in office dental plan through QDP. No maximums, no exclusions, no waiting periods, and affordable monthly payments. The plan includes preventative care and Xrays, with discounts on all treatment. Call us at (425) 355-2330 for more information and to get signed up.

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Kid’s teeth oral hygiene

In this message I will provide useful advice on children’s teeth care based on recommendations from the American Dental Association. Toothbrushing:                             You can start brushing your child’s teeth twice a day when the first tooth comes in. For children younger than 3 years, use no more than a smear of toothpaste about the size of …

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