Cosmetic Dentistry

5 Tools of Forensic Dentistry

Using Forensic Odontology for Justice Forensic dentistry, also known as odontology, is the study of teeth and the jaw as evidence in the legal system. It’s pattern recognition and comparison to determine one’s age, sex, and even their ethnicity by simply using dental tissues. Using forensic dentistry can be a powerful tool in providing significant […]

6 Oral Appliances to Treat Sleep Apnea

More than 18 million American adults suffer from sleep apnea and are faced with all of the challenges that come with it — sleepless nights, fatigue, irritability, depression, and more. After being diagnosed, patients are typically prescribed a loud, awkward CPAP machine. Though it’s often an effective form of treatment, dentists like Dr. Roman Shlafer […]

5 Alternative Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Did you know more than 18 million American adults suffer from sleep apnea? It’s a common sleep disorder where the muscles in the back of your throat relax, causing your tongue to fall back into your airway. This leads to the blockage that temporarily stops you from breathing while you’re sleeping, provoking loud, excessive snoring. […]

What is oil pulling and can it really help improve your dental health?

Essential Oils for Dental Health

The rise of essential oils has taken dentistry to new heights. Not only are essential oils used for aromatherapy, but now they can be an effective supplement to your oral hygiene routine. It’s important to practice regular brushing and flossing to maintain good dental hygiene. Dentists like Dr. Mike Choe encourage patients to visit at […]

Treatments for Bad Breath (Halitosis)

Did you know over half of the population experiences bad breath? It’s hard to get a whiff off your own breath, and it’s harder to admit how terrible it can be.  Aside from morning breath, there are multiple causes behind bad breath, or halitosis. Discover what influences your breath and ways you can help eliminate […]