Dentistry: A History

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Dentistry is one of the oldest medical professions. Dental care has changed drastically over the years, with most scientific developments occurring in the last few centuries. Dr. Timmons, Dr. Gangestad, and our team at are excited to explore the history of dentistry with you. The first text found documenting dentistry dates back to 5000 BC…. Read more »

Flossing: Easy to Begin, Easy to Master

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Flossing is an easy chore. It doesn’t take very long to complete, and you won’t be burning many calories doing it. On top of all that, it is quite easy to master excellent flossing technique in very little time. The problem starts when we begin to slack off, and simply go through the motions, rather… Read more »

Dentistry Throughout History

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Have you ever wondered about the origins of dentistry? If so, this article is for you. We compiled a brief history of dentistry, from the first known dentist to the modern day. 2600 B.C. bears the first known reference to a dental practitioner: the tomb of Hesy-Re, an Egyptian scribe, includes the title “the greatest… Read more »