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Dr Howard Gluckman Receives PhD from the University of Szeged

Dr Howard Gluckman recently received a PhD from the University of Szeged under the supervision of Professor Katalin Nagy.  His PhD titled “Partial Extraction Therapy: Past, Present and Future” deals with the critical issue of bone and soft tissue collapse following extraction. Maintaining part of the root to prevent this from happening is an essential […]

Make implant therapy more affordable

Ways to make THE COST OF IMPLANT THERAPY more affordable We realize that implant therapy is extremely expensive and we have thought of a number of ways to make the cost of therapy more affordable while not compromising our standards. THE USE OF GENERIC IMPLANTS At our practice we generally prefer to use one of […]

Oseoporosis Medication may mean that you can’t have implants

Bisphosphonate medication is used to treat osteoporosis. Osteonecrosis of the jaw is a rare side effect which may happen if you take bisphosphonates for longer than a year. The condition is more prevalent in those patients who are on intravenous bisphosphonate. This condition may manifest as non-healing oral surgical sites following oral surgery for extractions or implants. […]

Minimally invasive dentistry

MINIMALLY INVASIVE DENTISTRY: LESS DAMAGE MEANS LESS DENTISTRY Our practice has been a frontrunner in this type of dentistry for more than 5 years. Minimally invasive dentistry is a term used to describe dentistry that does as little damage to the remaining tooth structure as possible. When you drill on a tooth it causes damage to the […]

Training: What are Energy Drinks doing to your Teeth?

The culmination of months of training, dedication and plain old hard work. Race season is upon us. We may be physically prepared to take on the challenges we set ourselves, but what impact is our diet and all the energy drinks consumed in training and on race day having on our teeth? Tooth erosion is caused by acidic […]