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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/

Why Teeth May Become Sensitive to Sugar


Posted on 1/10/2018 by Dr. Andrew Zeiger
Sensitive Tooth Bradshaw Family Dental AZ 86314When it comes to shopping for food, whether you do it weekly or monthly, you may want to stop buying sugar if you think your teeth are sensitive to it. Having a sensitivity to sugar can be hard, especially for people who love their sweets.

However, it is best to cut it out if you want to stop the pain. How do you know if you have a sensitivity to sugar though and why does this happen? Here is some information to help you and do not forget that you can call us for help.

What is Tooth Sensitivity?

Having a sensitivity to certain foods, especially sugar can cause a lot of pain. Having tooth sensitivity is a simple term to describe root or dentin hypersensitivity. There are two main causes of this problem, and they are periodontal disease and receding gums.

The reason for the teeth to become sensitive is that they lose the protective enamel. Once you start to lose your enamel or lose it altogether already, you cannot get it back, and this can cause your teeth to be sensitive to sugary foods, and therefore, hurt badly.

What Sugar Can do to Your Teeth

Sugary foods are very satisfying to us, and we all have a sweet tooth. We all crave that candy or cake every once in a while or sometimes more often than that. However, once that enamel wears away, our teeth are done.

The main culprit of causing the enamel to wear away is sugar. Foods high in sugar can wear away the enamel of the teeth. Once this happens, make sure you see us for the help you need to prevent this from happening or to see if we can help get rid of your pain.

If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please call us at (928) 277-0076 today.





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