Dear patients, The novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has evolved rapidly. At Diamond Dental, our number one priority is the safety and well-being of our patients and staff. So, we are encouraging our patients who are scheduled for non-urgent dental treatment to call and cancel their appointments. But for anyone in need of urgent or emergency dental care, our offices will remain open to serve you. We are continuing to maintain the highest level of disinfection and sanitation practices in our locations. We have sufficient personal protective equipment and supplies. We are ensuring that our dentists and staff highly informed about the situation. We have been
Happy Yalda from our family to yours. At Diamond Dental, we want to wish your family a safe, special and joyful holiday. On the longest night of the year many Iranian families get together to celebrate with delicious food and drink.
Happy Holidays from our family to yours. At Diamond Dental, we believe in the spirit of Christmas and want to wish your family a safe, special and joyful holiday. Be kind to thy neighbor, spread that Christmas cheer and all that good stuff. See you all in the New Year! Bring on 2020!
Smoking changes the mouth’s microbiome significantly, with potential implications for tooth decay and the ability to break down toxins. according to results published in the ISME (International Society for Microbial Ecology) Journal, cigarette smoking changes the mouth’s microbiome significantly, with potential implications for tooth decay and the ability to break down toxins. Cigarette smoking is the number one cause of preventable disease and mortality in the US, leading to 480,000 deaths annually, or 20% of all deaths. According to CDC figures ( Central Disease Control ) Over 16 million people live with a smoking-related illness in the US. In 2014, the CDC estimated
Exposure to secondhand smoke at 4 months of age is associated with an increased risk of tooth decay at age 3 years There is a high level of dental caries in baby teeth in developed countries, at a rate of 20.5% in children aged 2-5 in the US and 25% in children aged 3 in Japan.
Oral appliances are most effective in the treatment of mild to moderate sleep apnea although they do provide a treatment alternative for patients with severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) who cannot or will not tolerate positive airway pressure therapy.
Scientists are developing a potential long-lasting treatment for sensitive teeth Rather than soothe and comfort, a hot cup of tea or cocoa can cause people with sensitive teeth a jolt of pain. But scientists are now developing a new biomaterial that can potentially rebuild worn enamel and reduce tooth sensitivity for an extended period. They describe the material, which they tested on dogs, in the journal ACS Nano.
Risk of Respiratory Infections in ICU Patients can be Reduced by Improved oral hygiene and Dental care Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes.
More bacterial growth on hollow-head toothbrushes Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes. According to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry, Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes, according to new research.