Boise Dentist Blog

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

Idaho Academy of General Dentistry

Idaho Academy of General Dentistry

I have had a couple of people ask me what the Academy of General Dentistry is.  The academy does a number of things, but mainly advocates for the general dentist, organizes and monitors continuing education, and provides awards for education achievement.  I am the secretary/treasurer and webmaster for the Idaho...

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Why do I need a crown?

Why do I need a crown?

Often, when I tell people I am a dentist, I get a number of tooth-related questions.  Today I was talking to someone at the store and they asked how long a filling is supposed to last.  Even in the absence of decay or tooth fracture, a filling usually will not...

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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 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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