April is oral cancer awareness month. Although it does not get much press, it is one of the 10 most common cancers in the U.S. and has a mortality rate of about 50%. The good news is when found early, treatment of oral cancer is likely to be successful. These statistics are alarming and Dr. ... Read More about The 7 Important Ways to Prevent Oral Cancer
February is American Heart Month and we thought it would be important to discuss the crucial link between your oral health and heart disease. Astoundingly, in the United States, someone has a heart attack every 40 seconds and data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states, one ... Read More about The Important Connection: Your Dental Health and Heart Health
Everyone has tooth pain when they bite into something hot or cold, right?No! Hypersensitivity is actually your first indication that something is wrong. Tooth sensitivity affects about 1 in 2 adults. There are many causes of tooth sensitivity and it is an easily treatable condition. 5 Causes of ... Read More about Tooth Sensitivity and Solutions
Our office is committed to helping people have healthy confident smiles. Below are the latest examples of patient smile makeovers by Francis A. Bertolini, DDS. Dr. Bertolini uses proven techniques and has the experience to greatly improve your smile. Your possibilities begin with your ... Read More about Smile Makeovers 2018
Sufficient Magnesium For Optimal Health Both calcium and magnesium are necessary for a healthy body, especially your teeth and bone health. Less than 30% of adults get the RDA (recommended daily allowance) of magnesium. Magnesium works in concert with calcium to regulate electrical impulses in the ... Read More about Magnesium: A Neglected Mineral Our Teeth & Bones Cannot Live Without.