Posts From September, 2015

The Tooth You Save May Just Be Your Own — Root Canals

Everyone hates to hear certain phrases: “Your mother-in-law is going to move in with us.” “Our flight will be a little bit delayed.” “The boss wants to see you, in private.” Or “You need to have a root canal.” Instantly people conjure up images of the scene from Marathon Man where the evil Nazi doctor […]

You’re Feeling Very Sleeeeeeeeeepy — Sedation Dentistry

Despite living in the Pacific Northwest where we are all supposedly laid back, some people have serious anxiety attacks when it comes to visiting the dentist. And this doesn’t only apply to hour-long procedures, but to anything as simple as a routine cleaning. Maybe they watched Marathon Man one too many times in their youth […]