Brian Gurinsky, DDS, MS Blog

Dental Implants and Antidepressants

SSRI’s (the most commonly prescribed anti-depressants) may be associated with an increased risk of failure of dental implants, according to the Journal of Dental Research.  Over a 67 month period

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To brush first of floss first?

The New York Times (5/29, Saint Louis) “Well” blog considered the question of whether to floss before or after brushing the teeth. Although “flossing first isn’t necessarily better for oral health than

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Laser Periodontal Therapy? LANAP

One of the most exciting procedures and technologies to land in dentistry is Laser treatment for gum disease.  While there are many lasers on the market, only one (PerioLase by

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