Solodyn lip discoloration gum discoloration My patient came in with a complaint of lip discoloration and gum discoloration. Her lip had many small black or dark brown areas of skin near the wet dry junction. They looked similar to sun spots. She also had a complaint of white gum tissue. It looked very similar to […]
Venous lake lower lip treatment with laser Do you have a venous lake on your lower lip? This is a procedure we complete in office with one visit. The results speak for themselves, so check out our before and after section. Almost all of our after photos are phone pictures since the patients travel to […]
Dental anesthetic nerve damage – What is the cause? Dental anesthetic nerve damage after administering dental anesthetic is a known risk factor, although it is very uncommon. The exact cause may never be known because multiple things are happening at once, physical and chemical trauma. Dental anesthetic nerve damage recovery rates Temporary paresthesia occurs in […]
Case of the week Just cause I love the look of these 4 canaled upper molars when we get a good shot of them separated. Patients call them octopus or spider photos. They are beautiful to me! Race WM Age 74 Categories of this blog are Tooth vital – tooth necrotic # teeth with […]
Benefits Of Having Everything Under One Roof With A Family Dental Practice Is there anything more frustrating than driving all over town to your dentist, your child’s dentist, and your older child’s orthodontist, only to find out you need a root canal and have to drive 45 minutes away to the referred endodontist? Wouldn’t it […]
What are some common dental implant problems? Dental implant problems vary from surgical to prosthetic issues and from easy to very difficult. Below is a list of various issues we have seen over the years. Loose dental implant abutment screw This one is a fairly easy fix unless in the front of the mouth and […]
What is oral myiasis? Oral myiasis is basically mouth maggots. It is primarily a disease of tropical areas and infects the homeless and/or mentally challenged. I plan to add more images and videos as I come across them. Facebook video of oral myiasis, looks like India.