Dentists are among the leading prescribers of opioid prescriptions. The opiate crisis, which takes lives, destroys families and increases crime, has significantly increased in recent years. New regulations and programs address this issue. Read Pi Dental Center's blog about the Opiate Crisis and How … [Read more...] about The Opiate Crisis and How It Relates To Dentistry
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Have you heard of the term, “oral cripple”? Dentists use the term to describe a person who has such significant dental problems that they substantially and negatively impact the quality of life. … [Read more...] about What Does the Dental Term, “Oral Cripple” Mean?
“A tooth is much more to be prized than a diamond.” States Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra in Don Quixote Diamonds are greatly valued and the most cherished of all gemstones. Strong healthy teeth have often been compared to diamonds. The word, diamond, is derived from the ancient Greek term adámas … [Read more...] about Healthy Teeth Like Diamonds