The Benefits of Hemostatic Gauze
After a tooth has been extracted, stopping bleeding is the first order of business. It speeds up...Read More
Is Your Mask Ready to Take on Flu Season?
I was walking into the pharmacy the other day, and as two young men passed me, one...Read More
The Perfect Separation of Air and Water: Medicom’s Pro-Tip Turbo
Whether delivering air, water, or mist, nearly all dental procedures require use of an air/water syringe, which...Read More
THE HYGIENE PERSPECTIVE - FLUORIDE VARNISH: NOT JUST FOR KIDS
When it comes to fluoride varnish, you may have grown accustomed to some patient grumbling. From the uncomfortable, gritty feeling that their last fluoride varnish treatment left behind to adult patients claiming that it’s for "kids only"—there’s certainly some skepticism in the air. But the truth, as touted by the American Dental Association, is that in-office fluoride varnish treatment is safe and effective in preventing tooth decay for both children and adults. “Risk factors do not end at age 16—they continue and even become more numerous,” said Donna Brogan, a...Read More