Baltimore MD Dentist Blog

Toothbrush Care Do’s and Don’ts

For about four minutes every day your toothbrush is in your mouth. That may not sound like a long time but now imagine it’s actually dirty. If you’re not caring for it properly, it just may be.  You need to…

What to Look For in an Implant Dentist

Installing a dental implant is a procedure that requires a high level of skill and experience. Sometimes an implant dentist may be only diagnosing and coordinating the placement of the implant, while an oral surgeon actually implants the prosthetic tooth.…

Get to Know Your Smile

Our teeth are extremely important to us. We use them to chew and they play a big part in forming the shape of your mouth and consequently your entire face. Your teeth make up your smile which is crucial for…

The Truth About Root Canals

Many people hear the name and shudder. While root canals are reputed to be unpleasant, painful procedures, you might be surprised to find out it’s not as bad as you think. People commonly fear what they don’t understand but compassionate…

Dental Bridges vs. Dental Implants: Which is Better?

There have been many great advances in the science of dentistry in the last 30 years. Patients with missing teeth now have several great options available to help restore their smiles. Dental bridges are the time-tested method of filling the…

Get the Most Out of Your Dental Benefits with Dr. Desbordes

Your insurance provider has probably included restrictions in your dental plan to shift the cost of your care back onto you, the subscriber. However, the end of the year is a chance for you to play your insurance provider’s game…