The Many Dangers Of Vaping

E-cigarettes are marketed as a safer alternative to smoking tobacco because they use an aerosol to deliver nicotine. An e-cigarette user doesn’t inhale or exhale tobacco smoke — but that doesn’t mean the practice, commonly referred to as “vaping,” is not without health risks. Most users of cigarettes, cigars, or … [Read more...]

Introducing Air-Flow Therapy

  Dr. Carold Ford & Associates recently introduced the multifaceted Air-Flow Therapy system in their offices in central Phoenix. This system allows Dr. Ford and her staff to provide a host of cosmetic and therapeutic procedures more quickly, effectively, and with greater patient comfort. The Air-Flow Therapy … [Read more...]

Top 5 Things to Look for When Choosing a New Dentist

Choosing a new dentist may not be as exciting as choosing a new car, but it’s certainly a decision that has far more significance for your well-being. Whether you have just moved to town, or simply want to try a Phoenix dentist who better meets your needs, here are some guidelines to help you select a … [Read more...]

What Is Thrush?

Many dental patients have never heard of the common fungal infection known as thrush. Once you know what to look for and what to do if you think you may have oral thrush, you will be in a much stronger position to prevent it or get it treated promptly. What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Thrush? How Is It … [Read more...]

It’s A Good Time To Use Your Dental Benefits

Many people find it hard to fit in all their social and family activities during the months of November and December, much less schedule seemingly less pressing events such as a dental checkup or procedure. Here are several excellent reasons to consider end-of-the-year use of your dental insurance benefits. Top … [Read more...]

How Acid Reflux Can Affect Your Teeth

Everyone has seen commercials on television for acid reflux, and you may realize that the condition can produce painful heartburn and damage to the lining of the esophagus. You may not realize, however, if you have acid reflux, also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), the condition can have significant … [Read more...]