Archive for June, 2020

Cold Fogging With Hypochlorous Acid

Author: Dr. David Dickerhoff, DDS, MAGD, FOCOI As we address the risks of navigating through the perils of this pandemic, I wanted to keep you informed of where we are today with our efforts to ensure your safety as well as ours. The efforts on our part to obtaining the standard gear for precautions has been […]

Need A Temporary Fix? Let’s Talk Flipper.

Author: Kimberly N. Powell, DDS, MS, FAGD When you have a tooth extracted or a loose tooth, a flipper may be recommended. A flipper acts as an immediate temporary replacement for the missing tooth. It works like a removable partial as it is worn during the day and removed before bed and cleaned daily. The […]

Xylitol

Author: Dr. Alison Vitelli, DMD Many of us have probably heard about xylitol, but you may not know the real benefit of it. Xylitol is a sugar substitute that has is being widely used in a variety of products including foods, dental care products and some medicine syrups, among others. The greatest benefit xylitol is […]

The Challenges We Face

Author: Dr. David Dickerhoff, DDS, MAGD, FOCOI In my copy of the Fayetteville Observer dated June 1, 2020, an article written by staff writer, Michael Fitch was titled, “Some Medical Practices Charging Extra PPE Fee”.  The following day, NBC News published an article on the internet about the same subject only citing the national scope of […]

Excited To Welcome Our Patients Back!

Author: Dr. Rima Solanki, DMD Spring Lake Dental Group has been following American Dental Association and North Carolina Dental Association guidelines to help flatten curve during the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of our team members have been working limited hours to take care of any dental emergency that our patients are experiencing during this time and […]