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Boise Dentist Blog

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

Wow Cup

Wow Cup

If you are looking for a spill-free cup for your child, give the Wow Cup a try! It features a patented 360-degree "Even-Seal" drinking edge that automatically seals itself after a sip has been taken. The Wow Cup is also dentist approved because it supports natural oral development!

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Proganics All Natural Prophy Paste

Proganics All Natural Prophy Paste

We are excited to announce that we will soon be offering Proganics All Natural Prophy Paste ™ as an option during hygiene appointments. Proganics All Natural Prophy Paste ™ is a natural alternative to traditional fluoride and chemical based prophy paste.

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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 become an unpleasant ordeal for children.

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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.

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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 of factors, which is probably what makes it so hard to keep halitosis at bay.

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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 be overwhelming, making it difficult to find exactly what you're looking for.

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Idaho Female Dentists 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 that have been traditionally underrepresented in leadership roles.

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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 yourself these key questions:

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Recent Patient Testimonials

Recent Patient Testimonials

Here's what our patients are say about Boise Dentist BRB Integrative Dentistry:  "Dr. Bruce and his staff are always understanding and eager to accommodate my dental anxiety. Today they provided comfortable high quality headphones to use with my personal playlist and distract from the drilling sounds.

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Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Wisdom Teeth Removal: What You Can Expect Just the phrase "wisdom teeth removal" is enough to make your mouth hurt, but do you actually know what to expect during and after the procedure? Taking the time to learn more about it can reduce anxiety and help you better prepare for recovery.

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