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Congratulations Alexa!

Congratulations to my daughter Alexa for completing her Masters in Accounting at USC and joining KPMG to begin her career in accounting!  We are proud of you!

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Congratulations Morgan!

Congratulations to my daughter Morgan for her graduation from the USC School of Dentistry, Class of 2015! You are remarkable and I am very proud of you!

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USC Event Provides Dental Care To 500 Special Olympics Athletes.

The ADA News (8/31, Manchir) reports that “more than 150 students and 25 faculty members at University of Southern California’s Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry” provided dental care to 500 Special Olympics athletes in July and August. The students and faculty members … Continue reading

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Community Water Fluoridation

The safety and benefits of fluoride are well documented. For 70 years, people in the United States have benefited from drinking water with fluoride, leading to better dental health. Drinking fluoridated water keeps the teeth strong and reduced tooth decay … Continue reading

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Energy gels, drinks wreak havoc

USA TODAY  Picture the typical endurance athlete: chiseled body, strong focus on good health, well-versed in proper nutrition. And a mouth full of rotting teeth. Acids and sugars in the sports drinks, energy gels and other snacks routinely consumed by … Continue reading

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Handling an Orthodontic Emergency

If you have an orthodontic issue please click on the link below for some very helpful information: Handling Orthodontic Emergencies

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April Is National Facial Protection Month.

April Is National Facial Protection Month. The Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic (3/16) reports that April is National Facial Protection Month, which is sponsored by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and co-sponsored by the American Dental Association and other organizations. … Continue reading

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TED-Ed Video Examines Halitosis.

TED-Ed Video Examines Halitosis. The Huffington Post (4/2, Weingus) reports that a TED-Ed video narrated by professor and “bad breath researcher” Mel Rosenberg explains the causes and origins of Halitosis, which, the Huffington Post says, “all comes down to the activity of … Continue reading

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Gum Disease Preventable With Proper Oral Hygiene, Healthy Diet, Regular Dental Visits.

Gum Disease Preventable With Proper Oral Hygiene, Healthy Diet, Regular Dental Visits. The Fort Campbell (KY) Courier (4/3, Young) reports that many basic daily activities, such as speaking, smiling, chewing and even smelling “are dependent on having good oral health,” which in … Continue reading

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San Diego Orthodontist Shares Top Tips For Maintaining Healthy, White Teeth

San Diego Orthodontist Dr. Anton J. Bisbas shares his top tips for maintaining healthy, white teeth after braces. Maintaining a beautiful smile after your braces are removed is all about practicing good dental health. The teeth are naturally white, but … Continue reading

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