Technology is one hundred percent a language we speak in this twenty-first century. It advances and we adapt and evolve with it as a society. While it remains somewhat controversial, in medicine, technology has proven advantageous. Whether learning the benefits of certain advancements or to discontinue those systems and methods, learning happens. At Austin Smile… Continue reading Laser Away! Westlake Premier Dentist Introduces New Technology for More Comprehensive Approach to Dentistry for His Patients.
Given the current trend with the American healthcare system taking a drastic change, insurance is undoubtedly the hot topic among Americans. We have briefly discussed this trend previously, but have yet to dive into what insurance means within the dental world. More specifically, what it means for a practice like Austin Smile Creations where a… Continue reading A Failed System. Why Doesn't My Insurance Pay For This?
From Consumer Reports 2010. Whatever sunscreen you choose, make sure it has an SPF of at least 30 (plenty for most people), and that it is labeled water resistant. Also: For full-body protection, adults should apply 2 to 3 tablespoons of lotion or cream 15 to 30 minutes before going out in the sun. Reapply… Continue reading Sunscreens. The basics you should know.
This far-reaching legislation brings in some changes that affect consumers almost immediately, but the major changes don't happen until 2014.
An online poll of 289 general dentists and consumers confirms the traditional stereotype that men are less likely to visit the dentist than their female counterparts, according to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), an organization of general dentists dedicated to continuing dental education.