Looking for a new dentist in Wilmington, Delaware

When looking for a new dental office, or even when contemplating whether to stay with your current office, many people are faced with the choice between the High Tech! office, and the Why Tech? office. Some practices will have invested in the equipment and training necessary to stay on the […]

Do You Need a Dentist to Whiten Your Teeth?

Our Wilmington Dentist, Dr. Bruce Fay, explains that it is hardly news that many people nowadays are looking for ways to improve their smiles. One of the most affordable and least invasive ways is to whiten your teeth. But how? Most people are aware that many dentists are able to […]

What age should I bring my child to the dentist?

Many patients ask us- At what age should I begin bringing my child to the dentist? We recommend seeing your child for their first dental visit just after their third birthday. At that first visit to the dentist in our –Wilmington, Delaware– office, we will gently evaluate their teeth and […]

Why is there SILVER in my mouth?

Over 100 years ago a great new breakthrough in the repair of damaged teeth was made. By dissolving silver and tin in liquid mercury a compound was formed that would harden into a durable metal. This alloy, while still in its soft phase, could be compressed into the cavities prepared […]

The Flap Over Fluoridated Water

The fluoridation of drinking water, quite simply put, has been one of the greatest public health measures ever instituted anywhere in the world. Weighing cost and risk versus benefit, it has been perhaps the most cost effective public health measure ever. Many studies have proven that at the levels that […]

Medications and Potential Negative Effects on Your Dental Health

Medications that you are taking are supposed to have a positive effect on your health. Whether its medication prescribed by your doctor to treat a problem you are having, or an over-the-counter medication that you take to improve your overall health, in general, medicine is taken to be beneficial. But […]