Marin Dental Media

Marin Dental Media
This podcast is for patients that would like to increase their dental IQ allowing them to ask better questions during consultation and make smart choices when it comes to the health of their smile.

13 - Braces vs. Invisalign
Oct 2 • 9 min
Until the development of Invisalign clear removable aligners, patients were limited to wearing fixed braces to straighten their teeth. But today patients can choose between having traditional braces, clear braces, braces on the back of their teeth and…
12 - Types of Tooth Wear and Damage
Aug 9 • 9 min
Most people are familiar with cavities on teeth and how they develop. But in this episode I will discuss some of the less known ways of tooth damage.
11 - What Happens When a Tooth Goes Missing?
Jul 2 • 9 min
This episode like a second part to the Dental Implants episode #9, but in this part I will go over the changes that happen to the tissues of the mouth when a tooth is removed, and your treatment alternatives to replace one or multiple teeth.
10 - Beating Bad Breath
May 24 • 9 min
Learn the main sources of bad breath, what to do about it and, how to tell someone you love that they have breath problems.
9 - Dental Implants
Apr 11 • 10 min
Dental Implants have brought great freedom of choice to patients with missing teeth. Before Dental Implants people were limited to bridges and dentures which usually create more complex problems in the future. Dental Implants are the current standard of…
8 - Is Your Smile Ready for the Spotlight?
Mar 15 • 11 min
You only have one chance to make a good first impression. If you are not smiling confidently in your initial interactions because you’re self-conscious about your teeth, you may be giving people a negative impression.
7 - A Whole New World
Feb 7 • 10 min
New technological advancements in science and medicine are allowing us to live longer, better lives. In this episode I give a brief preview of upcoming changes and how to be better prepared for future health needs.
6 - Nothing But The Tooth
Jan 12 • 8 min
The teeth have a critical role in keeping an open airway for adequate oxygen intake. Mouths with bite shifting or teeth collapse potentially cause poor breathing function, low oxygen supply leading to major health problems.
5 - Hacking Your Body’s Autopilot System
Dec 15, 2018 • 10 min
In this episode I share some common strategies to reconfigure your body’s regulating system in order to bring your body to a regulated state after it has been destabilized by injury or poor habits.
4 - Don’t brush your teeth right after you eat!
Nov 21, 2018 • 6 min
Brushing your teeth at the wrong time can cause breakdown. Learn about the impact of pH in your mouth environment.
3 - Death By A Thousand Cuts
Nov 3, 2018 • 7 min
Dental conditions that seem to flare up suddenly are really the outcome of multiple factors that when combined create tissue breakdown.
2 - DIY Clear Aligners
Oct 16, 2018 • 6 min
The dangerous trend of mail-order clear aligners to straighten your teeth.
1 - Over the counter teeth whitening
Oct 13, 2018 • 8 min
Learn about the safety and effectiveness of Over-The-Counter teeth whitening products