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14th Nov 2016 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on Fly High with OBI- Annual Session

I just came back from our annual OBI (Orognathic Bioesthetic International) meeting in SanDiego this October. We had some really interesting topics presented from speakers from around the world. Bernard Egger from Feussen, Germany has developed a new type of splint that can be made digitally to help our patients suffering from TMD problems. It […]

4th Jan 2016 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on Dental New Year’s resolutions for 2016

DR. REUSS’ 2016 NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION FOR A HEALTHY MOUTH FROM A DENTIST’S PERSPECTIVE: I thought that I would give some ideas for those of you looking to add a few New Year’s resolutions to your list. I would love to see more people strive to have a healthy mouth in 2016. What is a […]

26th Mar 2015 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on iT’S SPRING- TIME TO GROW BONE!
iT’S SPRING- TIME TO GROW BONE!

  I just returned from the annual meeting of the Academy of Osseointegration that was held in San Francisco this year. It was filled with speakers and dentists who have a passion for bone biology and how to grow bone. You may ask- what is osseointegration? In dental terms we use it to describe how […]

27th Oct 2013 | Posted in: Blog 1

AAID annual meeting 2013 Oct 24-26 web blog “ORGANIC” DENTISTRY New advancements discussed at this year’s AAID (American Academy of Implant Dentistry) annual meeting held in Phoenix, AZ encouraged me with new techniques to offer our patients. I was surprised to see how digital dentistry (Cad/Cam) has rapidly progressed in the past few years. CBCT […]

17th Sep 2013 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on HOLY TEETH!!
HOLY TEETH!!

The role of saliva, pH and other factors affecting a healthy mouth. I just attended a dental meeting put on by our Northern California Dental Society on the prevention of tooth decay.  Dr. Brian Novy gave a very entertaining lecture on a topic that has been at the heart of dentistry since its inception. Did […]

21st Aug 2013 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on California Dental Convention 2013, San Francisco

I attended the annual CDA Convention this year to see the latest innovations and techniques in dentistry.  I was also asked by Biolase who makes the Waterlase MD (which I use) to show other dentists who are curious about lasers what kind of techniques and applications  the laser can be used for. Using lasers for […]

7th Jan 2013 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on Dr. Reuss’ Top 5 Dental Resolutions for 2012
Dr. Reuss’ Top 5 Dental Resolutions for 2012

SHARE A SMILE: Have you ever noticed that if you share your smile with someone that they will most likely return the favor. Give it a try! 2.  FLOSS MORE: I know you hear this every year, but why not? What do you have to lose? 3. Brush kid’s teeth for 2 minutes, 2 times a […]

10th Nov 2012 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on Orognathic Bioesthetics International Annual Meeting 2012 Las, Vegas

We had an excellent meeting this year in Las Vegas. Some of the topics that were very interesting included Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), dental photography, health based dentistry and how we can better help our patients. “Bioesthetic Dentistry replicates the forms and function found in a healthy, natural, biological chewing system”. It’s more than just […]

28th Sep 2012 | Posted in: Blog 3

I just attended a dental meeting put on by our local dental society, Northern California Dental Society. Our speaker Dr. Gillis gave us a nice overview of dental implant history and their success as well as failures. Understanding the complexities of dental implants and the pre-surgical planning is important for longterm success. One of the […]

30th Aug 2012 | Posted in: Blog Comments Off on Diabetes and Periodontal Disease- A Note from Stephanie
Diabetes and Periodontal Disease- A Note from Stephanie

I have been a practicing dental hygienist for thirteen years and have “cleaned” the teeth of many patients who have diabetes.  Through the years my profession has changed due to research that shows links between periodontal disease and certain systemic disease such as diabetes. Diabetes is a metabolic disorder in which a person has high […]