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CHICAGO — Oral health can be a concern for people who are sheltering at home.
Dentistry is defined by close contact with patients, and distancing in the era of COVID-19 poses new challenges.
From the air down to the water, a local doctor is bringing high tech infection control to his neighborhood office.
When news of the virus shutting down China made its way to the U.S, Dr. Michael Czarkowski sunk his teeth deep into research.
“We’ve got to come up with a plan and I’m a pro-active person so I tried to figure out what do I have to do in my practice to protect my patients, my team and my family,” he said.
The dentist who typically sees 80 to 100 patients a week now sees about five for emergency procedures only.
And with worries about COVID-19, the phone isn’t exactly ringing off the hook.
“I can just
Maryland Holistic Dentist is a Biological Dental Practice. Our Holistic and natural treatment philosophy means that getting a beautiful smile does not harm your overall health. Procedures we do include:
Gary Adams DDS is accredited by the IAOMT for SMART silver filling removal. Dr Adams is also trained in the Hal Huggins Protocol. Some of the biocompatible materials we use include BPA free Admira Fusion (porcelain) filling material, metal-free zirconia crowns, fluoride free treatments, non-metal ceramic dental implants. There are many benefits to zirconia implants vs titanium such as better biocompatibility and gum health. A very popular natural holistic treatment is oxygen and ozone therapy in the treatment of jaw bone infections, tooth cavities, and infected root canals. Ozone therapy is a mixture of O2/O3 gas. Ozone is very effective in treating bacteria and fungal infection and promoting healing by oxygenation of biological tissues. Ozone is especially useful in treating
As if going to the dentist wasn’t already nerve-racking enough, getting subpar service could leave you with more than just a sore set of chompers. “There are some surefire warning signs that should make any patient wary of the care she’s about to receive at a dental office,” says Jonathan Schwartz, DDS, a family and cosmetic dentist at Manhattan Dental Health. Not sure what to look for? We asked dentists to share the red flags that should have you scrambling out of the chair.
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1. The office doesn’t request your old dental records. Before you even show up for an appointment at a new dentist’s office, the staff should be asking for these records as a baseline. “A lot of dentistry is about tracking problems and looking out for changes,” Schwartz says. “While some problems may be very apparent,
Sonora, CA dentist Dr. Paul Berger has been providing quality dental care to the Sonora community for over 36 years. Sonora Dentist offers state-of-the-art preventative, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry services to patients throughout Sonora, Stockton, Modesto, Calaveras, Oakdale and Murphys, California. At Sonora Dentist you will find that Dr. Berger is a dental innovator. In his many years of experience, Dr. Berger’s commitment to technology, genuine personal service, and aesthetic skills have helped patients change their smiles for the better. We’re proud of our reputation as a leading California cosmetic dentistry office and want to help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted.
In addition to cosmetic smile design services such as porcelain veneers, tooth whitening, mercury-free fillings, and tooth bonding, Sonora Dentist offers state-of-the-art neuromuscular dentistry treatments, general family dentistry, and restorative services like root canals, dentures, laser, and
A Washington dentist has been charged with arson after allegedly torching his office—containing badly needed protective medical gear—with lighter fluid after receiving word he was being evicted for not paying rent, prosecutors said.
Mohammad “Matt” Rafie, 53, was charged on Thursday with first-degree arson in connection with a series of fires at his Bellevue, Washington dentist practice lit over two days last week, King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office told The Daily Beast.
Prosecutors allege Rafie, who ran A to Z Dental at the Bellgrove Medical Park, attempted to destroy protective medical masks and gowns by setting them alight in his exam and x-ray rooms before he was due to be evicted, even as overwhelmed hospitals nationwide were facing the coronavirus pandemic with a shortage of supplies.
“The defendant’s actions, in this case, reflect a desperate man willing to put others at risk to get what he wants,” King County Deputy
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