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Throwback Toothday: Dental Did-You-Knows

Throwback Toothday: Dental Did-You-Knows

Dental Did You Knows Did you know that no birds in existence today have teeth? Hey, I’ll give you a Did You Know? Did you know millions of people have lost of their natural teeth? It’s a fact and If they just brush and floss thoroughly, eat a little more sensibly, and remember those check-ups …

Throwback Toothday: The Bad Tooth Gang

Throwback Toothday: The Bad Tooth Gang

the bad tooth gang is out to get me with sticky sweets and snackaroos, they want a bad mouth me man mess up my teeth. There’s one way to protect myself keep my pretty face you know I floss daily and brush after every meal these babies are mine and I want to keep them …

Fundamentals of Sleep Apnea

Fundamentals of Sleep Apnea

hi I’m Steve Carstensen here’s a fundamentals of sleep apnea a quick tip for you sleep apnea comes when the airway closes behind your tongue so this little quick graphic shows you no obstruction when air is flowing well it shows you when airway starts to narrow and you can see a flattening of flow …

Throwback Toothday: Tarzan’s Tooth Trouble

Throwback Toothday: Tarzan’s Tooth Trouble

it’s now known why Tarzan yells through the jungle, it’s dental problems neglected oral health as a child Tarzan had no one to teach him how to brush and floss fortunately boy has Jane helping limit between meals, sweets and go to the village for check-ups a message from the American Dental Association

Throwback Toothday: The Anatomy of a Tooth

Throwback Toothday: The Anatomy of a Tooth

This Is a tooth And he’s tough He wears strong armor called enamel. The hardest substance in the body He can withstand hundreds of pounds of pressure when you chew And he can roll with the punches Thanks to the way he’s fastened to the jaw With little fibers It’s as though he were in …

Using the Stop-Bang Tool for Sleep Apnea

Using the Stop-Bang Tool for Sleep Apnea

I’m Steve Carstensen do you want a quick tool to use in your practice to identify patients at risk for sleep disorder breathing how would you like a tool that’s over 90% specific for a patient who might be at risk for sleep disorder breathing that you can do in a few minutes and create …