Fluoride is the vaccines of dentistry

Let’s be honest, this post is going to cause waves no matter what I say because fluoride use is the vaccination of dentistry. Take a deep breath, open your mind, and hear me out. Like most other integrative practitioners, I take the information from both the “pro” camp and the “anti” camp and look for a solution…

Why I’m a breastfeeding friendly dentist

I am a huge advocate of breastfeeding, and I’m dismayed by well-meaning dentists who are misinformed about the effects of breastfeeding on cavities. It breaks my heart when I hear someone is told to stop breastfeeding partially or completely for these reasons. The ones who end up on the losing end are the babies. Does…

Better you in 2017

There’s nothing like that new year feel! It’s full of possibilities of doing better, being better, changing for the better. I, for one, like the opportunity to examine my life and change to get closer to my vision of “perfect me”. (You know, that woman who isn’t on her phone too much, gets enough water,…