Lunch With An Old Friend

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist October 30, 2017     Last Wednesday, I had lunch with an old friend whom I hadn’t seen in many years. Years ago, we were close. We used to see each other at least once a week. That…

Teeth-Whitening
“What Can I Do?”

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist October 23, 2017     Emily sent me an email with this question, “What can I do to get my teeth really white, really fast?”   My quick answer was, “Emily, you might want to consider an in-office,…

Mercury in History:
Amazing Stories

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist October 16, 2017     On February 10, 2015, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) reported its current position on dental amalgams.   On September 30, 2016, the ADA (American Dental Association) reaffirmed its safety rating for dental…

Essential Oils for the Mouth

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist October 2, 2017     Essential oils used in the mouth will kill bacteria. Medical studies show that essential oils may work as well as chlorhexidine, which is the gold standard to kill mouth bacteria. In fact, essential…