Puerto Rico Mission Trip Summary

  March 30 – April 6, 2019 Dental Clinic   To all, thank you for all who participated and those who supported our Dental Mission trip to Rio Grande province of Puerto Rico. Dr. Craig Q Adams and Restoration Community Church organized this trip to serve the population of Rio Grande and surrounding areas. Dr.…

Am I A Candidate For Dental Veneers?

Everyone wants that Hollywood smile, however not everyone is lucky enough to be born with perfect teeth. Chips in teeth, irregular shapes, and discoloration of teeth are not uncommon and can make people hide their smiles or feel uncomfortable. Therefore, if your teeth make you self-conscious for any reason, dental veneers may be a solution…

Tips For Preventing Tooth Stain

There are two types of stain that affect our teeth. Intrinsic tooth staining is the staining of the inner layer of the tooth. Extrinsic tooth staining is the staining of the outer layer of the tooth. Intrinsic stain is more difficult to control. These stains need restorations to repair or mask their appearance because it…

Root Canals Don’t Cause Cancer

Many patients are being mislead by false information in a new documentary, Root Cause. The information portrayed in this documentary is causing much confusion across the country. The American Dental Association (ADA) is working with the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) and the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) to counter the long-disproven claims made…

E-Cigarettes and Oral Health

The use of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, is referred to as vaping. Vaping is becoming an increased way to consume tobacco. Over the past five years, teenage tobacco use had been decreasing. Unfortunately, e-cigarette marketing used to target teenagers has caused the smoking trend to reverse, and is increasing again. This is posing a tremendous…

How Dental Insurance Works

Why Doesn’t My Insurance Pay for this? Having dental insurance or a dental benefit plan can make it easier to get the dental care you need. But most dental benefit plans do not cover 100% of all dental procedures. Your dental coverage is not based on what you need or what your dentist recommends. It…

Tooth Friendly New Year’s Resolutions

Did you know that the practice of making New Year’s resolutions began almost 4,000 years ago? Ancient Babylonians, when their new year came around, made a promise to the gods that they would pay all debts and return anything they borrowed. Today, it’s still a very common practice, whether you’re successful at following through or…

Operation Gratitude

Operation Gratitude sends care packages to our troops serving overseas. This program has sent over 2 million care packages filled with donated items to express our gratitude for the service of our Heroes serving overseas! The generosity of the American people make these care packages possible. A handful of candy is included in each package.…