Month: January 2014

Herbs and Spices Help Oral-Systemic Health

Do you enjoy adding herbs and spices to your meals for additional flavor? A spicy kick of cayenne or an exotic undertone of curry can amp up the taste of your food without adding fat and sodium. The honing of the medicinal qualities of natural seasonings dates back to ancient times. Many herbs and spices… Read more »

Avoid the Pitfalls of Life without Teeth

Human nature is sometimes puzzling. People can be so self-centered. On the other hand, so many of us put others before ourselves. When it comes to tooth loss or other dental issues that affect appearance, Sheridan dentist, Dr. Donald Coon, often has patients living with their embarrassment so that others in their family will have… Read more »

Need a Dental Crown but don’t want to Wait? Try CEREC

Many circumstances can lead to the need for a dental crown. When damage occurs as a result of injury or severe decay, a crown might be the best and strongest way to restore form and function to your tooth. Sheridan dentist, Dr. Donald Coon, has provided crowns to a great many patients over the years…. Read more »

Avoiding Pitfalls that Can Damage your Smile

Do you believe that sugar causes cavities? This is a common misconception. Yes, sucrose is a contributing element in the reaction that takes place inside your mouth when tooth decay is created. However, by itself, it’s like having wood in your fireplace, but no match. Oral bacteria called Streptococcus mutans live inside your mouth and… Read more »