You don’t have to look far online to find “alternative” options for do-it-yourself dentistry. From videos to whiten your teeth at home with homemade mixtures, fill your own cavities, straighten your teeth or pull your own teeth, there are endless so-called “money- saving solutions” that promise to fix your smile. The truth is that these trends are not only dangerous, but they can result in long-term damage.
Did you know that Tooth Decay (Dental Caries) affects an estimated 60-90% of kids and 90% of adults over age 40?! Yikes!It is one of the most common diseases, just behind the common cold. The CDC estimates 1 in 4 adults has an untreated cavity in their mouth. It starts with a specific type of bacteria (S. Mutans) in your mouth and can quickly become a significant problem if the right environment is in place to allow them to thrive. But there are some simple steps you can take to help combat tooth decay and preserve your smile … Continue reading “Tooth Decay: How to Stop It” »
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We posed some fun questions to our individual Dorosti Dental & Associates staff members, so you can get to know them a little better personally. (Inquiring minds want to know, right?!)
Today, we’re chatting with Roxie, our Scheduling Coordinator. She worked for our dental practice for years—then moved to KY … and has recently returned to us!
Q: What’s your favorite TV show?
A: Big Bang Theory
We posed some fun questions to our Dorosti Dental & Associates staff members, in an effort for you to get to know them a little better personally. (Inquiring minds want to know, right?!) Today, we’re chatting with Darla (one of our Registered Dental Hygienists) …
This blog series profiles the highly skilled, professional team members that make Dorosti Family Dental the BEST dental group in the Zanesville Ohio area. Today, we’re introducing you to “Dr. D” …
Q: How long have you had Dorosti Dental in Zanesville?
A: Since 2006
This blog series profiles the highly skilled, professional team members that make Dorosti Family Dental the BEST dental group in the Zanesville Ohio area. Today, we’re introducing you to Angie …
Q: What is your job title and how long have you worked at Dorosti Family Dental? A: I’m a Dental Assistant and Sterilizer Coordinator. I have worked with Dorosti Dental for 9 years.
Q: What inspired you to work in the dentistry field?
A: The people who work here.
Q: Describe one of the best things about interacting with patients.
A: I think that anytime you can help patients feel better about themselves, it’s a good thing.
This blog series profiles the highly skilled, professional team members that make Dorosti Family Dental the BEST dental group in the Zanesville Ohio area. Today, we’re introducing you to Melissa (“Missy”) …
When consuming cold, hot, sweet, sour, or acidic foods and liquids triggers discomfort and pain in one or more teeth, it is most likely the common dental condition of tooth sensitivity. The sudden sharp pains associated with tooth sensitivity are often short lived, however they can greatly affect overall quality of life if left untreated. Thankfully, tooth sensitivity can be treated and conditions can be improved significantly.