Fluoride is a naturally occurring element that has been scientifically proven to help reduce the risk of cavities. You probably use fluoride on a daily basis as it is found in most toothpastes and you likely receive it at your regular dental cleaning and check up appointment. These methods of giving fluoride are topical, where...Read more
Shout out to the patient of the month - a long time friend and loyal patient here at 4th Avenue Dental - Russ Foxx! I have always been fascinated with his body modification and performance art and have enjoyed hearing about his shows and work. Russ specializes in...Read more
Regular visits to the dentist may help you to keep thinking clearly during later life, suggests new research published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. The study links oral health with cognitive well-being. However, the researchers do caution that more studies are needed.Read more
Oral Health & DiseaseOral health problems are starting to be linked to disease...
If you've read some of our previous posts on the history of dentistry then you know how lucky we are to live in a era of virtually pain free procedures. Researchers never rest though, and are continually looking for new and improved...Read more