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Keeping Up with the Schmidts – Our Tropical Getaway

August 15, 2016

Stephanie and I had the opportunity this year to take a trip – just the two of us. It’s been awhile since we’ve had any kind of vacation. Even longer since she and I have had the chance to get away by ourselves. We traveled to St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands where we enjoyed […]

Oklahoma City Dentist Helps Patients Find Dory

August 1, 2016

Patient Appreciation Day 2016 was a huge hit! Last month, it’s safe to say that just under 200 of our patients and their family members FOUND DORY. The event was announced through our email Newsletter and the response was terrific. Every year, we try to do a big event for our patients. Last year, we […]

The Dentist is Now the Patient – Joy of Comfort Over Fear of Shame

May 31, 2016

As he approaches his 40’s and reflects on the dental journey behind him it has been a long road of pain but a journey with the long game in mind.  Sure, he had braces as a kid much like his peers.  A few fillings in college after late nights and a diet change from high […]

A Lasting Smile Implanted

May 17, 2016

She complained that she had bad teeth her entire life. Regardless of how often she brushed, flossed, and even went to the dentist on regular occasion – nothing seemed to work. She simply had “bad teeth.” This led to oral appliances to replace missing teeth to at least give the look of a full smile. […]

A Smile Well Worth the Wait

April 13, 2016

Like so many people, this particular patient was focused on his family first and the thought of attending to his own smile was not even on the radar. Overcrowding had altered his smile through the years and it was definitely something he wanted to take care of, but how could he do something for himself […]

No More Hiding The Smile – Gum Lift To The Rescue

March 29, 2016

“Jenny” is a 15-year-old young lady who came to our office as a referral from her mother after she had orthodontic care. She had really skinny laterals and the orthodontist sent her over to have veneers, bonding or crowns done. The lateral teeth, the ones that are just to the side of your upper front […]

Restoring A Smile – Restoring Joy 

March 21, 2016

This patient was in her late 20’s and she had always been terribly embarrassed to smile. She would always want to get in photos where only her left side was showing. This led to every time that she could choose a side during a photograph with a group or by herself, she would make sure only […]

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A Tooth’s Worst Nightmare:  Sugar and Acid

February 29, 2016

Do you have a sweet tooth?  Do you rely on energy drinks and sweet tea to power you through the day?  The things you eat and drink can have a big impact on how at risk you are for developing cavities.  We have many different kinds of bacteria in our mouths.  Some bacteria feed on […]

Sedation Dentistry

Overcoming Dental Fear With Sedation Dentistry

February 22, 2016

A wonderful patient came to our office as a referral from some sedation education that she found on our website. She’d been avoiding the dentist for a quite long time. She was in her early 40s and she felt that she could do cleanings and had done cleanings in the past, but anything more than a cleaning […]


Invisalign – Restoring Smiles and Function

February 16, 2016

Straightening teeth has long been a divisive issue among dental patients, due to the uncomfortable site of metal braces. Invisalign has revolutionized straightening teeth by using clear aligners, allowing you to maintain smile self-esteem throughout the entire straightening process. Yet, too often patients who desire straight teeth will delay their treatment. Some patients will even […]