We at Twohig Dentistry fully support the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Authority’s decision to fluoridate the water supply to optimal levels. We encourage our patients to voice their opinions at the Water Authority’s meeting this Wednesday, June 21, 2017 5pm at the Vincent E. Griego Chambers, One Civic Plaza Government Center, Albuquerque, NM 87102.
Choosing the right snack may help prevent decay in you or your children. The bacteria in our mouth turn the sugars in the foods that we eat into acid which can then harm the teeth. Selecting low carbohydrate and low sugar snacks that do not lodge in teeth like carrots and cheese are wise choices. […]
Here at Twohig Dentistry we’re huge advocates for fluoride in our water. ABCWUA has just voted to begin optimal fluoridation in Albuquerque again. We encourage our patients to express theirs thanks. Please stop by the office and we’ll send a thank you note on your behalf.
Headaches Swollen glands of the neck and shoulders Swollen, tender, and bleeding gums – Partially erupted teeth can trap food between the teeth which can harbor bacteria If you experiencing these symptoms, please do not hesitate to call so we can determine the best treatment for you.
To our patients and staff, Thanks for all of the encouragement as I prepared for the Boston Marathon. The marathon went well! This was Packet pick up with the t-shirt cookie that the staff gave to me to send me off! The marathon was hot but full of fan support to keep me going. Cheers! […]
On Saturday April 29, 2017 we encourage you to turn in your prescription medication to a safe disposal. Please visit www.dea.gov or call 800-882-9539 for more information
The Top 7 Risk Factors for Oral Cancer Gender Men are twice more likely to get oral cancer. The American Cancer Society attributes this to higher rates of alcohol and tobacco use by men, but says more men of a younger age are being diagnosed with HPV-related forms of oral cancer Age Most people who […]
April is oral cancer awareness month. In our office we regularly screen our patients for head and neck cancers during your examinations. We encourage you to do a self-exam monthly at home using a bright light and mirror. There are six steps: Remove any dentures Look and feel inside the lips and the front of […]