Archive for February, 2022
CAN THE COVID-19 VIRUS AFFECT DENTAL IMPLANT SUCCESS/DENTAL IMPLANT INTEGRATION
I have noticed a very slight increase in dental implant failure during the 18 months following the start of the Covid-19 epidemic. Although this number is still less than 1%. There is certainly a possibility that this is due to some other random factor, but it is also possible that this, as well, has Covid-19 […]
SHOULD DOCTORS BE ABLE TO FREELY PRESCRIBE PAINPILLS?
If you are in pain from an injury or a surgical procedure, the answer is usually yes! In my patient population I rarely run into prescription abusers, and we are very responsible in our prescribing patterns. We perform procedures that typically require pain relief during recovery and we prescribe appropriate medications and amounts. When we […]