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HEALTH: Dentures

By Dr. Matthew Weekes June 4th, 2014 Edition Implants are best for replacing missing teeth, followed by bridges. However the lack of ideal conditions and cost...

HEALTH: Cosmetic Dentistry

By Dr. Matthew Weekes December 4th, 2013 Edition The main focus in the practice of cosmetic dentistry is to create a beautiful, pleasing smile in both...

Dental Care for Children

By Dr. Weekes August 27th Edition The human dentition has two sets of teeth. The first set are the primary or baby teeth which are followed...

HEALTH: Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Pain

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 31st, 2013 Edition The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) functions like a hinge between the upper stationary jaw and the movable lower jaw....

HEALTH: Root Canal Therapy

By Dr. Matthew Weekes October 9th, 2013 Edition In the past toothaches resulted in the extraction of the offending teeth. For many this was the only...

HEALTH: Early treatment is key for deformed jaws and crooked teeth

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 11th, 2013 Edition Parents get alarmed when they start to notice that their toddlers are developing crowded teeth. The front teeth...

HEALTH: Crown and Bridges

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 3rd, 2013 Edition A crown commonly called a cap is a dental restoration that is placed over a tooth that is...

Oral Examination

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 10th, 2014 Edition There are basically three types of examination done by the dentist. 1. Emergency exam 2. Specific exam 3. Complete exam All require...

Nutrition and Dental Health

By Dr. Weekes September 24th 2014 Edition It is important to pay attention to good nutrition early in life. This is especially true for women who...

HEALTH: Balanced Occlusion – A Key to Good Oral Health

By Dr. Matthew Weekes June 19, 2013 Edition Dental occlusion is defined as the contact be- tween teeth. It is the relationship between upper and lower...

Professional Development

The Power of Words

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Sometimes we dismiss or discredit the power of words as hocus pocus. But the recent celebration of Father’s Day underscored to me...

How to Manage Use of Our Time Effectively and Prioritize the Important Over the...

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON It seems nearly impossible these days to manage the use of our time effectively so that the things that matter most get...

How to Clarify What Is My Purpose

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Clarifying ‘what is my purpose’ is one of the biggest contentions people grapple with. If you’ve ever thought about this, you can probably...