What Your Gums are Telling You

Reno Gum Disease We get a lot of patients with issues with their gums. This article from Huffpost is interesting. It is entitled What Your Gums are Trying to Tell You. The article discusses gum issues including pale gums, red/sore gums, white spots on your gums, and...

Reno Dental Office May Trivia Answered

Question: Why is Memorial Day celebrated on May 30? Answer: Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the head of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) established Decoration Day as a time for the nation to decorate the graves of the war dead with flowers....
Reno Dental Trivia Question for May

Reno Dental Trivia Question for May

RENO DENTIST OFFICE MAY TRIVIA! Memorial Day is approaching. This holiday is a great way to honor our patriotic heroes who sacrificed their lives to give us freedom.  “Your silent tents of green We deck with fragrant flowers; Yours has the suffering been, The memory...

Sleep Better Without a Screen!

Do you stare at a screen before bed? This entertaining device may be affecting your sleep in more ways than you realize. Check out this article entitled “How Technology Affects Your Sleep” from Sleep.org. These little screens we carry around suppress...

Reno Dental Trivia Question for April

Reno Dental Trivia this month has to do with Dr. Pastrell! April Trivia Question: Where did Dr. Pastrell graduate from dental school in 1983? Thanks to everyone who participates in our monthly trivia game! We are enjoying the fun responses! First person to email the...

Testimonial for New Nightguard

We had a patient come in a few months ago. She was grinding her teeth in her sleep to the extent that she actually ground through her night guard. We suggested making our new type of night guard – the RiPPLE. She was hesitant at first. But this is what she has...

Reno Dental Article – Myths Debunked

  Some truth about dental hygiene from your Reno Dentist!  There are many myths circulating about good oral hygiene. This article from EverydayHealth.com mentions some of these myths and gives the truth. Take a look and see which ones you have heard! If you need to...

Reno Dental Office March Trivia Answered

Question: There are several other sayings about March. Perhaps the best known is “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a —-?”  The answer is: “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a LAMB.”  Explanation: March comes in like a lion and...

Reno Dental Trivia Question for March

March Trivia Question: There are several other sayings about March. Perhaps the best known is “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a —-?” Thanks to everyone who participates in our monthly trivia game! We are enjoying the fun responses!...