1. Don’t store your toothbrush near the toilet. Studies show that fecal matter and microbes can spray about 6 feet when you flush the toilet. Enough said. . 2. Don’t try to sanitize your toothbrush: When placing your toothbrush in the microwave or dishwasher, it could damage the toothbrush, especially the nylon brush bristles. The… Read more »
Periodontal disease can be difficult to treat, and nearly impossible to cure completely. However, we have modern tools that allow us to treat it more and more effectively. One such tool useful for improving treatment is salivary testing. Salivary testing takes a sample of your saliva from the areas affected by periodontitis and analyzes the… Read more »
Periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis are connected and can influence each other. It’s even possible that one can cause the other. At the end of 2016, researchers from John Hopkins University published a paper identifying a bacterial link between the two diseases, and other studies have found similar results with other pathogens. These bacteria may… Read more »
Recently, one of our patients returned to our office from an orthodontist we frequently refer to. This patient decided to use an exciting type of braces we wanted to tell the rest of our patients about. These braces are completely invisible, not transparent like clear aligners are because they attach to the back of the… Read more »
Congratulations to our wonderful patient who is getting closer to finishing her dental work! What a transformation!
In loving memory of Dr. Edwards nephew, Bennet Edwards Hayes, who passed away two years ago at only two months old, in an effort to honor his memory, our entire team here at invites you to participate in our ongoing tradition of giving. Last year we sponsored a family from Trinity Hospice Care, helping them… Read more »
Your friendly and caring dentist, Dr. , is proud to offer Digital Smile Design, also known as DSD, at his warm and high-tech dental office. This beneficial dental equipment presents a new face of dentistry that is more human, artistic and emotional. It is also top of the line because it is more efficient and… Read more »
Dr. Brian T. Edwards and our skilled dental team understand the powerful connection between the health of the mouth and the health of the body. Pain in the mouth often leads to overall feelings of ill health, and some oral diseases can lead to diseases elsewhere. We are dedicated to your oral health, which is… Read more »
PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST! Post a photo of your carved pumpkin on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/AUniqueDentalExperience/) and the photo with the most likes will receive $50 gift card! Dr. Edwards’ pumpkin carvings are set and ready for tomorrow! Wishing everyone a safe and happy Halloween!
Your friendly staff here at Dr. Brian T. Edwards’s office had to take a moment to celebrate our dear “doc,” since he’s too modest and humble to announce such things himself. We are proud to let our patients know that our very own Dr. Edwards was recently chosen to be honored among the 40 young… Read more »