Boise Dentist Blog

The professional blog of Doctors Dan Bruce, Steve Bruce, Rosa Pothier and Rob Ririe

Managing Your Child's Dental Anxiety

Managing Your Child's Dental Anxiety

Tips to Manage Your Child's Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety is prevalent among young children and, in many cases, can stem from an adult's own dental fears (whether you recognize them or not). If left unmanaged, going to the dentist can...

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Mother's Day Smile Giveaway

Mother's Day Smile Giveaway

It's time for our third annual Mother's Day Smile Giveaway! Our moms take such good care of us all year and this is a great opportunity to show them how much they are appreciated.

This year, Dr. Bruce, Dr. Ririe, and Dr. Pothier will...

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Dealing with Bad Breath

Dealing with Bad Breath

Dealing With Bad Breath

If you've dealt with morning breath, or struggle with bad breath throughout the day, here are some likely reasons behind it and ways to banish it once and for all.

Causes of Bad Breath

The freshness of your breath can be influenced by a number...

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How to Choose and Care for Your Toothbrush

How to Choose and Care for Your Toothbrush

Choosing the right toothbrush, caring for it, and knowing when to replace it are all important components of achieving and maintaining good oral health. The following post provides some tips and recommendations for choosing and caring for your toothbrush.

 Choosing the Right Toothbrush

The toothbrush aisle at any store can...

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Female Dentists from Idaho Selected to Participate in Diversity Program

Female Dentists from Idaho Selected to Participate in Diversity Program

Dr. Rosa Pothier has been selected for the American Dental Association’s 2016-17 class of the Institute for Diversity in Leadership.

The ADA Institute for Diversity in Leadership is designed to enhance the leadership skills of dentists who belong to racial, ethnic and/or gender backgrounds ...

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Dentures or Implants?

Dentures or Implants?

Dentures or Implants?

For many patients looking to replace missing teeth, the choice typically comes down to dentures versus dental implants — both of which have pro's and con's.

To find out which option is best, ask...

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