The professional blog of Doctors Dan Bruce, Steve Bruce, Rosa Pothier and Rob Ririe
Pregnancy and Dental Care
Several of my patients have approached me recently with questions concerning dental care during pregnancy. Some of the common questions that arise are: Is dental treatment safe during pregnancy? Will anesthetics, medications, and x-rays be harmful to the baby? What are things I...Read More
Five Ways to Reduce Dental Costs
Receiving regular dental care is important to maintaining your oral and overall health. However, many people avoid visiting the dentist as often as they should because of money. This is often counterproductive because preventive dental treatment can...Read More
Some people would do just about anything to avoid a visit to the dentist. Even though dental procedures generally aren't painful, just being examined can make people feel stressed. Most people can live with having some dental anxiety, but for those with dental phobia, the thought of...Read More
We have exciting news!!
Drs. Steven Bruce, Robert Ririe and Daniel Bruce have welcomed a new dental associate to their practice. Dr. Rosa Pothier will be seeing patients at both office locations – Boise Downtown Dental and Bay Pointe Dental Center. Dr. Pothier is a general dentist whose...
Sugar Consumption and Dental Health
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has waged war on excess sugar consumption. In his new documentary, Jamie's Sugar Rush, he highlights the "devastating" effects sugar consumption is having on people's dental health. Of particular concern is how sugar is negatively impacting children's' oral health.
According to Dr. Nigel...Read More