Natural Awakenings

CAD/CAM Dentistry

  • Written by SDWC
  • Posted 8 years ago

by Chris Edwards, DDS The Quiet Revolution There is a quiet revolution going on in dentistry. CAD/CAM dentistry, (Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing) restorations are done in one visit, with no need for temporary crowns. They are non metallic, and very biocompatible. In office restorations are superior in that the resin or ceramic blocks are […]

The Top Ten Reasons to Go to the Dentist

  • Written by SDWC
  • Posted 9 years ago

by Chris Edwards, DDS 1. Dental check ups include screening for oral cancer. Every hour of every day someone in the United States dies from oral cancer. It is highly curable if diagnosed in the early stages. Visiting your Dentist for regular dental check ups and avoiding tobacco products are  the key factors in detecting […]

Minimally Invasive Dentistry

  • Written by SDWC
  • Posted 10 years ago

by Chris Edwards, DDS   Minimally Invasive Dentistry is all about respecting the health, function and aesthetics of oral tissue by preventing disease from occurring or intercepting its progress with minimal tissue loss. It is a progressive dental technique used by today’s forward thinking dentists. The old paradigm of dentistry was waiting for the cavity […]

Xylitol – A Sweet Love Affair

  • Written by SDWC
  • Posted 13 years ago

by Chris Edwards, DDS   We Americans love sugar, and it seems like we just can’t get enough of it. Per capita, the average US Citizen ingests ½ cup of the sweet stuff per day. This increased sugar consumption has created a myriad of health problems, many of which are putting an enormous strain on […]