Posts Tagged ‘ Dental ’

3D Printing Is Coming To Dental Offices

Imagine walking into your dentist’s office and having something ready for you in an hour, such as a dental crown. Crazy right? Something like that would normally take a week or more to get made. Your mold must be sent to a lab, then made in the lab, then sent back to the dentist. It’s […]


2014: A Year In Dentistry

In today’s blog post, we are going to discuss the best dental stories of 2014. We may have covered some of these stories in full detail in the past, but here’s an overview of our favorites.   India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy’s mouth Our first story is about a 17 year old boy in […]


DO YOU KNOW HOW TO SAVE A TOOTH?

Here’s a great strategy to possibly avoid the need to replace a tooth: We are always available to serve our many patients. When emergencies arise (such as an urgent event like knocking out a front tooth), acting fast with a little “dental CPR” can make the difference between “life or death” for the tooth. Watch this […]


Did You Know? Gum Disease is Serious as a Heart Attack

Just recently, Flax Dental collaborated with the Queen of Hearts Foundation to promote awareness about the mouth body connection between women’s heart disease and gum infection. Here are some important facts to know: More than 500,00 women die of heart disease annually-breast cancer deaths are estimated at 40,000-making heart disease the number one killer of women […]


Ain’t It A Shame

I thought of the title of the old Fats Domino song recently as my Flax Dental staff and I watched Diane Sawyer’s recent show on ABC’s Good Morning and 20/20 ” Heroes of the Hills”  http://abcnews.go.com/video/playerIndex?id=6889704.  As we watched the film, you see young children in the poorest parts of Appalachia drinking Mountain Dew soft drinks like most […]