Cool Dental Technology we use everyday

| August 25, 2008

The innovations in technology are everywhere in the world today… even dentistry!  In today’s post I am going to talk about a few; digital x rays, Diagnodent(laser cavity detector), and tooth colored fillings. Digital X Rays Digital X ray technology provides us with a clear picture of your teeth and

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Get to know your dental insurance

| August 19, 2008

It’s a contract between your Employer and the Insurance Company Your dental insurance is based upon a contract made between your employer and an insurance company. This contract determines: What your employer pays for the dental benefit which in turn effects what you pay What sort of dental procedures your plan

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What is the difference between a dental implant and a bridge?

| August 18, 2008

If you have a missing tooth there are typically 2 options to fix this situation.  A dental implant or a bridge.  Dr. Thompson can perform either procedure so he can help you determine which is your best option. Pros of Dental Implants A dental implant looks and functions like a

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What we do to reduce fear and anxiety for our patients

| August 15, 2008

Have you ever said to yourself, a dentist is a dentist. They all received similiar training in dental school… I just need to pick one off my list.  SCARY! Well… I’m not sure what you do for a living but in your profession I am sure there are different levels of quality, dependability,

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How to Combat Bad Breath

| August 7, 2008

Ok, so it’s not the most pleasant dinner topic but let’s face it, we’ve all been around others when their breath has been a little overwhelming. We all know that bad breath can spoil our dates, business meetings, and social interactions in general.  We may be annoying others even without

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Does Invisalign Orthodontics Work?

| August 4, 2008

Yes, Invisalign works, however, it doesn’t work for everyone.  To determine if you are a candidate for Invisalign, schedule a Free Smile Consultation to find out. A large factor in the success of Invisalign treatment is Patient Compliance which means the patient must wear their Invisalign aligners 24/7 except to

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What is an Invisalign Clincheck?

| July 14, 2008

If you are interested in straightening your teeth, Invisalign is a terrific option for many people.  Invisalign straightens teeth with a series of clear, plastic aligners that may remind you of a retainer.  Invisalign is clear, removable, and comfortable.  And you get to see the results of your Invisalign treatment

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Helping your child brush their teeth

| July 11, 2008

It’s important to get your child interested in brushing their teeth at a young age because this will build good habits for the future. Most children don’t have enough coordination to properly brush their own teeth until the age of 7 so it’s important for you to supervise the process

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How to choose a dentist in Columbus, Ohio

| July 10, 2008

There are always going to be choices when you decide that it’s time to choose a Columbus Ohio dentist, what are you going to look for?  Before you make any significant purchasing decision everybody has a method of criteria that they are looking for with some factors being more important than others. 

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