Radiation and the Safety of Dental X-Rays

Radiation and the Safety of Dental X-Rays

It is not uncommon to be concerned about your safety when you have dental X-rays performed. Putting on a heavy lead vest may make you apprehensive. The benefits of dental X-rays far outweigh the risks when safety procedures are followed and the number of X-rays is...
Halloween: Candy, costumes, and more!

Halloween: Candy, costumes, and more!

All Hallows’ Eve, more commonly known as Halloween, is a yearly event celebrated on October 31, and one that is anticipated by the young and young at heart all over the world. Some scholars claim that Halloween originated from Celtic festivals that honored the...
November Marks National Diabetes Awareness Month

November Marks National Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes is a chronic disease that increases the risk for many serious health problems, including severe gum disease. November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and it’s a great time for us at Desai Dental to remind our patients that the way you care for your teeth at home...
How Tooth-Colored Fillings Improve Your Smile

How Tooth-Colored Fillings Improve Your Smile

Today’s crowns, veneers, and tooth colored fillings are very natural looking compared to early counterparts. There was a time when dentists placed silver fillings exclusively. This material is still used, however the most common material used today in fillings is...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

At Desai Dental, we love to celebrate the holidays with vigor! Dr. Desai would love to share some unique ways of celebrating Thanksgiving from beyond the Orlando, FL area to the national level! When Americans sit down to dinner on the last Thursday of November, the...