Category: Oral Health

Biological Dentistry Vs. Traditional: What’s the Difference?

Biological Dentistry Vs. Traditional: What’s the Difference?

These days, patients are finding that they have more choice when it comes to dental care. They can continue to see their traditional dentist or they can go to someone who has a degree in dentistry—and a whole lot more. I’m the latter of these: A dentist that has, for...

Can Oral Health Affect Heart Health?

Can Oral Health Affect Heart Health?

The Julian Center for Comprehensive Dentistry is named in honor of a man who gave me many years of support and inspiration: my father. Sadly, he’s gone now, having died a few years ago of a sudden heart attack while sitting at his kitchen table. But every day I honor...

The Mouth — a Crime Scene

The Mouth — a Crime Scene

Getting to the root cause of a problem that seems to stem from the mouth is a little like being an investigator scrutinizing a crime scene. The role of the investigator is to trace events back to what led up to the crime—what was the victim doing, where were they,...

7 Qualifications to Look for in an Oral Physician

7 Qualifications to Look for in an Oral Physician

When you have a sleep-disordered breathing issue, it’s important to get the proper help by an experienced provider. How do you find such an Oral Physician? Ask the right questions—I’ve listed some key ones here. The more of these your provider can answer, the better...