My View: Sustainable dentistry | American Dental Association

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Linkedin0TumblrE-Mail0You just tossed an empty tube of toothpaste in the trash. How many times have you thought about where that tube of toothpaste goes? Where do the toothpaste boxes, floss, floss containers, old toothbrushes, toothbrush packaging, whitening strips and whitening strips packaging end up? It is easy to forget the dental waste generated by households. In dental school, it shocked me...

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Chiropractic Management of Tennis Elbow
Apr26

Chiropractic Management of Tennis Elbow

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Linkedin0TumblrE-Mail0When an individual experiences pain in or near the wrist, the first thought may be carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), but there are many conditions that affect the upper extremities. One such condition is lateral epicondylitis, which is more commonly known as tennis elbow. Lateral epicondylitis is a condition that occurs when the tendons—most commonly the extensor carpi radialis...

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Headaches, the Neck, and Chiropractic Care
Apr22

Headaches, the Neck, and Chiropractic Care

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Linkedin0TumblrE-Mail0Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is a term used to describe non-mainstream healthcare approaches—which includes chiropractic care—that are used in conjunction with or in place of conventional medicine. Because the usual treatment approach for headaches often involves medications like nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) and acetaminophen—which can cause side...

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Modern Dentistry: Clayton Dental Office brings technology, generational knowledge and family focus to the chair
Apr21

Modern Dentistry: Clayton Dental Office brings technology, generational knowledge and family focus to the chair

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Linkedin0TumblrE-Mail0Dentistry has changed a lot in the last 30 years, and in many ways Dr. Scott LaClair has led the local revolution at his Clayton Dental Office.With technological advancements in the field and a solid base of patients in the north country, Clayton Dental, located at 175 Graves St., is looking forward to a bright future, according to Dr. LaClair.Dr. LaClair was born and raised in...

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Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation gives $2 million to Marquette’s dentistry school
Apr18

Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation gives $2 million to Marquette’s dentistry school

Facebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Linkedin0TumblrE-Mail0Marquette University dental students. The Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation has gifted $2 million to Marquette University’s dentistry school. The gift will support technology enhancements and the establishment of the Delta Dental Advanced Care Clinic, a dedicated area that will provide dental care for individuals with special needs. The clinic is expected to see more than...

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