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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Air Abrasion: An Alternative to the Traditional Dental Drill
... There is a growing alternative, though: air abrasion, a technology that's been around since the mid-20th Century...

Tooth Decay can be Less of a Problem with Minimally Invasive Dentistry
...Traditional drilling is increasingly giving way to air abrasion, the use of a fine particle stream of aluminum oxide, glass beads or baking soda directed precisely at decayed structure and minimizing damage to healthy structure...

Air Abrasion
... A relatively new technique called air abrasion uses powerful particles of aluminum oxide to remove debris and decay...