Painfree dentistry

  • My Approach to Pain and Anxiety-Free Dentistry

    One of the benefits of modern medicine and technology is that there are now a variety of biological and psychological tools available to dentists to minimize the pain and anxiety that can be associated with dental procedures. At Parkview Dental (www.parkview.me), one of the things I concentrate on, aside from great results, is making dental […]

  • My Approach to Modern Pediatric Dentistry

    How do you make children less anxious about going to the dentist? A child’s first visit to the family dentist actually begins at home. Many adults feel anxiety just thinking about a visit to the family dentist due to past negative experiences. However, dentistry, especially pediatric dentistry, has come a long way in the past […]

  • Stop Gum Recession

    Gums can recede for a variety of reasons. When gums no longer cover the root of the tooth the way they were designed to, sensitivity can occur and tooth stability can be compromised. The porous roots of teeth are normally covered by gums, and are especially sensitive to temperature and touch, as the nerve endings […]

  • Floss With Water

    Using oral irrigators and water flossers such as Waterpik products can help clean even more efficiently than traditional floss.¹ Because they are easy to use, they also help patients clean around devices like braces, bridges or who have dexterity problems. Water flossers work by delivering a steady stream of water, which flushes away plaque biofilm. […]