Dental Blog

Common Dental Injuries

There is always danger to your teeth that people don’t think about until it’s a problem.  Tooth decay and gum disease can damage your teeth and eventually lead to their death or decay. External injury’s such as traumatic injuries can happen quickly and from a...

Find a Dentist in Baton Rouge

Online scheduling has come to Baton Rouge. Local Baton Rouge company, LocalMed has launched their platform to help patients find dentists in Baton Rouge. Patients now how the ability to search through local dental providers in Baton Rouge, LA and view some of their open...

Do-It-Yourself Dentistry

Growing up, I was taught: “Why have someone else do something for you, when you can do it yourself?” One day as I was browsing a favorite DIY site, it struck me to see if there was anything dentistry-related. I was curious, but I didn’t expect to find anything. I was quickly...

Emergency Dental Tips

Dr. Hans Skariah’s Dental Emergency Primer: What to do Warning: Always consult with your dentist and/or physician before initiating treatment. These are suggestions for my patients and can be significantly modified at any time based on the conditions/circumstances of the...

Athenahealth to acquire physician favorite mobile app Epocrates for $293M

Epocrates, a top mobile app among physicians, is joining athenahealth , a provider of Electronic Health Records (EHR) software and other online services to doctors and hospitals. On Monday, athenahealth said it will pay $293 million for the mobile health company, which marks a 22...

Consistency Starts on Day One

You only get one shot at a first impression. Sure, we all know this to be true. So how it is that we allow ourselves to be seduced into believing that our early days in a new practice are an exception to that? There are no gimmes, no mulligans, and no trial periods as new...