What Ivy Dental is doing to lower X Ray radiation.

What Ivy Dental is doing to lower X Ray radiation.

Radiation is one of those words that makes us all a little uneasy. We all want the minimum of carginogens, pecticides, or any substance that can accumulate in our body and cause harm.  So I empathize with my patients when they hesitate when asked if we can update...
Sonicare, Two Thumbs Up

Sonicare, Two Thumbs Up

As a dental hygienist, patients are often asking me about what types of products they should be using at home. I always try to cater my recommendations to the individual patient and their oral condition. However, when it comes to toothbrushes, I do take a ‘one size...
Ivy Dental, What Millennials Want in Healthcare

Ivy Dental, What Millennials Want in Healthcare

My husband found a great article last week on today’s largest population, “Millennials” or “Gen V” and how we ( yes, I barely made the cut but technically I’m included in this generation) are now the largest generation in the US. ...
Expecting Mom’s and Oral Health

Expecting Mom’s and Oral Health

  Straight from the ADA this is a great article! When Do I Tell My Dentist I’m Pregnant? Even if you only think you might be pregnant, let your dental office know. Tell them how far along you are when you make your appointment. Also let your dentist know about...
Last Minute Smile Healthy Christmas Present Ideas

Last Minute Smile Healthy Christmas Present Ideas

It’s not too late to get your last minute gifts.  I have linked everything to Amazon so if you order in the next couple days with prime you will still get your presents in time!  Of course your local stores will also likely have all of these great gift ideas!...