We Take Special Care of Dental Emergencies Our friends and colleagues often ask us why we see patients with dental emergencies. To the outsider, emergency patients make our team work harder, come in earlier, stay later and shoulder the stress of more serious dental conditions all in order to take care of their needs. Other dentists see these people as the exact opposite of the kind of patients they would prefer to see and our friends lament the time seeing […]
Dr. Scott Shamblott Spoke with WCCO Radio’s Jordana Green about the Federal Government’s New Flossing Standards. The real take-away from this appearance is that flossing is still recommended, despite what a bunch of bureaucrats say.
Watch the MyFOXTwinCities Video story (below) of Larry Volk and his day of Free Dental Care during ‘Operation Open Wide.’ “It’s one day, but we made a difference,â€ Dr. Shamblott said. â€œWe made the lives of 15 people better. And the 15 people whose lives we made better, they make my life better. They preserved my freedom. It’s the least I can do to say thank you.” Dr. Shamblott worked with a group called Beyond the Yellow Ribbon to find […]
What You Should Know about Gum Disease, Periodontal Disease and Gingivitis When your dentist or hygienist talks to you about brushing and flossing daily, itâ€™s not because she has a burning desire to lecture you â€“ nor is it because the clinic owns stock in a dental supply company. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day, flossing at least once and having your teeth cleaned twice a year goes a long way toward treating and preventing periodontal or gum […]