June 11, 2020
Even before the outbreak of COVID-19, your dental team had strict measures in place to protect your health and safety. That is why they always thoroughly washed their hands, sterilized their instruments, and made sure they were wearing proper personal protective equipment. Now, they are still doing all of that — plus some. In this article, we will touch on just a portion of the new dental safety protocol in Hamden that is in place to protect you during this pandemic season.
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April 16, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many dental offices have temporarily suspended their normal operations. However, they may still be providing emergency and urgent care; they are ready and willing to help patients in need. But how can you tell whether you should schedule an emergency dental appointment? In this blog post, we talk about some situations that call for immediate professional care.
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March 20, 2020
The American Dental Association (ADA) is deeply concerned
about the health of dentists, their staff members, and their patients. That is
why their organization has recommended that dental offices only provide
emergency care until the Covid-19 crisis is under control. This precaution may
mean that your necessary treatment has been postponed. What can you do to care
for your oral health while you are waiting to visit your dentist? Use the below
tips to keep
up with your dental hygiene through the quarantine.
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February 16, 2020
Many patients are somewhat apprehensive about dental
treatment. If that is true of you, you might be thinking about asking your
dentist whether sedation
is right for you. And if sedation is right for you, which type of
sedation would best fit your circumstances? In this blog post, we compare two
popular sedation options: oral vs nitrous oxide.
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December 5, 2019
When preparing for an upcoming oral surgery, it is
important that you know what to expect. It is also vital that you understand
what you should have waiting for you at home, such as what foods to include in
your recovery following oral surgery. Fortunately, your dentist will be able to
provide you with a detailed list of instructions on what to do and what not to
do while healing at home but to help you get started, allow us to provide you
with some of the best foods you will need to keep on hand to make your recovery
process much smoother.
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