Boise Dentist Blog

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

Dental preventative maintenance in a tough economy

Dental preventative maintenance in a tough economy

I had an interesting conversation with someone in the plumbing industry the other day.  He mentioned that as the economy has slowed, people put off preventative maintenance on their water heaters, pipes, etc.  Then a few years later, they end up calling with big problems requiring big fixes.  I never before equated...

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Grand Opening Report

Grand Opening Report

The Boise Downtown Dental grand opening/ribbon cutting this past Thursday was a wonderful success.  Many members from the chamber stopped by to celebrate the occasion, as well as friends and even people walking through the Bodo area.  The event was highlighted by raffle items, gift bags with oral hygiene information and products...

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Boise Downtown Dental Grand Opening!

Boise Downtown Dental Grand Opening!

Boise Downtown Dental will be having our grand opening Thursday, May 1st from 4-7 p.m.  We will be having a ribbon cutting followed by tours and prizes.  Raffle items include a Zoom! whitening and a Sonicare toothbrush, plus other items.  We will also be having light food and drinks for...

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Community Involvement

Community Involvement

We believe that being part of the community means giving back, also.  Below are some of the organizations we support or have supported through the donation of our services:

  • Centennial High School Girl's Basketball Program
  • Bishop Kelly High School
  • The College of Idaho
  • Senior Solutions
  • Give Kids a Smile
  • St. Joseph's

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Boise Dentist now accepting Delta Dental PPO

Boise Dentist now accepting Delta Dental PPO

Dr. Dan Bruce has now decided to be a Delta Dental PPO network provider.  Organizations that offer the Delta PPO plan include the Boise School System and some state organizations.  We think that this will be a valuable service for our patients and hopefully will provide greater access to dental...

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Amazing Tooth Story from Ireland

Amazing Tooth Story from Ireland

In the world of dentistry (kind of), I came across an interesting story about a man who had lost his sight due to an explosion at an aluminum plant in Ireland 2 years ago. His cornea was scarred so bad that repair or transplant was impossible. The next...

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