Dr. Kim's Blog

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Laser Cavity Detection

One of the most common treatments we as dentists do for our patients is to identify and fill cavities.
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Grapefruit and your Rx

But it isn’t good for you when it affects the way your medicines work. Grapefruit juice and fresh grapefruit can interfere with the action of some prescription drugs, as well…
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The Weight of the Nation

Anyone interested in their well being should watch this. A fascinating and engaging documentary.
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Dental X-rays blamed for brain tumors?

A new study published today in the American Cancer Society’s journal, Cancer, associates frequent dental x-rays with an increased risk of meningioma,
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Your pet’s teeth are important too!

Root canals, dental x-rays, extractions, orthodontics, implants, crowns, and periodontal surgery for you pet? You must be kidding! Not at all.
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How Your Body’s Joints Relate to Your Dental Care

Joint replacement surgery is a commonly performed surgery today. Seven percent of all joint replacement surgeries are revision procedures, meaning the surgeries have to be repeated.
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Give Back A Smile

According the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, it is estimated that 1.5 million people experience intimate partner violence each year.
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Vitamin C Gum

Chew more gum? That’s right. In a recent study, gum chewers experienced less gum inflammation.
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You Look Good in Pink!

Fairly regularly, we hear someone comment, “My gums always bleed”, or, “My gums have bled all of my life!” Our response is: “Wow, that’s a big deal.
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Congratulations to Mosaic Artist Jo Braun

Jo Braun was recently awarded BEST OF SHOW for her mosaic art. Congratulations Jo!!! There were more than 100 artists from 19 countries and Jo was one of eight international…