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To Our Valued Patients,

As this newest challenge continues to unfold with COVID-19(Coronavirus), we wanted to give you an update. First, we are currently maintaining our regular schedule. As of now, the Arizona Department of Health Services is not recommending closure or modification. We will continue to closely monitor information from the CDC and AZDHS and follow their recommendations. We will keep you up to date on any changes we may have to make via emails, our website, and social media.

Second, we would like to give you some insight into our practices to keep our team and patient family safe and comfortable. Dentistry is uniquely positioned to protect our team and patients. On a daily basis, we practice ‘Universal Precautions.’ This means we ALWAYS assume that every patient may be carrying a contagious, dangerous disease and we follow strict guidelines to prevent the transmission of any potential disease, including Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, HIV, AND COVID-19(Coronavirus). This has been standard of care and regulated by the Centers for Disease Control since the 1980s with the AIDS
epidemic.

These measures include:
1. Strict hand hygiene protocols.
2. Use of single use disposable protective equipment and barriers.
3. Thorough disinfection of exposed or potentially exposed surfaces after every patient visit.
4. Disinfection and high-heat steam sterilization of instruments. Routine monitoring of sterilization verification.
5. Continual education on infection control techniques.

In addition to these mandated measures, we have also implemented:
1. Disinfection of common area surfaces every 30 minutes.
2. Availability of hand sanitizer in common areas.
3. Screening everyone who enters based on CDC recommendations.
4. Pre-procedural mouth rinse.

We are happy to address any concerns you may have. We will continue to care for our patient family during this time following all best practices and will monitor CDC guidelines for any new recommendations.

Thank you for being a part of our family. Thank you for allowing us to care for you and your family. Please know we are here to support you and help you in any way that we can.

In good health,

Link to article:
https://bangordailynews.com/2020/03/12/opinion/contributors/dentistry-is-well-poised-to-ensure-the-safety-of-our-patients/

Water is Important, But Bottled Water Can Cause Tooth Problems


Posted on 10/23/2016 by Dr. Andrew Zeiger
Two bottles of water with fluoride inside of it.
Drinking water is something everyone needs to do each and every day. The entire body thrives off of water, and the more we drink, the healthier most of us tend to be. The same goes with your mouth.

The more water you drink, the healthier your teeth tend to be. However, this is not the case if the only thing you tend to drink is standard bottled water. You are missing out on one crucial ingredient.

Most Bottled Waters Do Not Have Fluoride Fortification

One of the biggest things that helps to protect your teeth against tooth decay is fluoride. Your teeth need a lot of it to stay healthy. You should have fluoride enriched toothpaste, you can easily get a mouthwash that is fortified with fluoride, and your water that comes out of the tap should also be full of healthy fluoride.

However, most companies that create bottled water do not add fluoride back into the water after their massive filtration process. This means that even if you are drinking as much water as you should be getting each day, that your body is still missing out on something it needs to be able to remain healthy.

If you do not like your tap water or are in a situation where you are just used to bottled water, you need to consider the health of your teeth. You should try a home filter that leaves fluoride behind or getting fluoride-fortified bottled water. You should also call your dentist and go in and get a checkup.

The less fluoride you get, the more likely you are to face cavities and larger scales of tooth decay. If you make sure to get enough fluoride while still drinking bottled water, then more power to you!

Please contact us if you have any questions about bottle waters effect on your oral health.
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