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Why a Missing Back Tooth Matters ….

When a tooth is lost that’s visible when smiling, most people will replace it with a dental implant or other tooth replacement option. However, when the missing tooth is a molar or toward the back of the mouth, it often isn't treated with the same urgency. The logic goes: "if no one can see it, it's not as important as a missing tooth closer to the front." Here's why a missing back tooth should never be ignored.....

Anti-Aging Dentistry Defined

If you’re over the age of forty and have considered cosmetic dental work, you’ll want to know some of the principles behind Anti-Aging Dentistry, also known as Midlife Dentistry. This is a protocol I developed after thirty plus years of experience and training on the best ways to ensure that cosmetic dental work lasts, does not interfere with natural chewing function, or create a structural imbalance leading to pain.

If You Knew You Would Live To 100, Would You Change Your Lifestyle?

Did you know that centenarians – people living to 100 or more – are one of the fastest-growing age groups in the United States? Anyone over 40 years of age today will be the first to experience living in a society that is living longer than any generation in history. While standing at a checkout counter [...]

By | 2017-11-23T05:18:47-06:00 January 4th, 2011|Categories: General Health|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Are Boomers Redefining Age? Is Sixty the New Forty?

"Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m sixty-four?” sang Paul McCartney, back in the days when the Beatles were the rage and being over 60 was considered ….. well … old. How ironic that the same generation that heard these lyrics for the first time has now redefined aging. In November [...]

By | 2017-11-23T05:39:49-06:00 September 26th, 2010|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments