Sleep Apnea – It’s a killer! Do you know the warning signs?

| December 7, 2011

Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Do you get up in the morning feeling exhausted-like maybe you’ve been fighting for your life all night?  Do you have high blood pressure?  Do you snore or has your significant other told you that you stop breathing sometimes when you’re sleeping?  Do you have trouble

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IV Sedation Dentistry compared to Oral Sedation(pills)

| August 19, 2011

IV Sedation VS. Oral Sedation : The real story I had a patient in yesterday who had asked for IV sedation for her dental appointment. Suzie (not her real name) needed a root canal treatment and four crowns and was pretty nervous. This is the type of patient that I

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Why do I need a crown on my tooth?

| June 23, 2011

A dental crown is like a “cap” that replaces missing parts of a tooth. If a tooth has been cracked, damaged, or has a large filling in it, a crown serves to reinforce and protect what remains of the tooth.  Many dentists in Columbus, Ohio create and place crowns. What’s

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Why your trip to the dentist won’t hurt

| June 11, 2011

A question I get asked a lot by patients is “Is it going to hurt?” The answer is an emphatic no! At our Grandview Dental office  have many ways to make your dental experience painless and worry free, and we are very sensitive and attentive to your individual needs and

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Columbus Sedation Dentist talks about the benefits of IV Sedation dentistry

| April 20, 2011

Are you afraid of the dentist?  Columbus sedation dentist Dr. Bill Thompson talks about how sedation dentistry can help a fearful dental patient get the dentistry they need and want.  Even Prada “the hardest working dog in dentistry” gives an authoritative bark of approval for sedation dentistry at the end

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How old do you have to be to start seeing a dentist?

| February 1, 2011

Thanks for Asking the doctor your question.  We recommended 3 years old for a  child’s first visit to the dentist for their first cleaning.  If you suspect any signs of cavities, missing teeth, or injuries the child can be seen at any age. See more information on caring for your

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What can I do to improve my smile?

| June 7, 2010

Columbus Cosmetic Dentist talks about your cosmetic dentistry options Tooth Whitening can quickly,  inexpensively and dramatically improve your smile.  For the most consistent tooth whitening results, talk to your dentist.  Most dentists have take home whitening options that are more reliable and less expensive than the whitening strips, toothpastes or Internet ads. Porcelain

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What you need to know when your tooth hurts!

| March 23, 2010

There are many different Tooth Symptoms and causes of tooth pain.  This blog article is not meant to replace a trip to the dentist to get things checked out.  But it can be useful information to help you determine how quickly you should make an appointment with your dentist. Symptom:

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What everyone should know about how teeth chip or break

| November 12, 2009

As with everything you want to keep for a long time, teeth need to be taken care of.  You need to brush and floss your teeth everyday at home and you need to see a dentist on a regular basis. I see patients all the time that have a cracked

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Columbus Ohio July 4th Fireworks and Parade Schedules

| June 29, 2009

Hooray for a holiday weekend!  And we’re taking Friday off for the holiday and my wife and I are playing some golf with friends! Here is some information about community fireworks and parades happening this weekend.  I will add  more as we come across them this week.  I plan on

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