These are Garrison matrix bands, which are 3-D matrices used to build up walls that have been lost due to caries (decay). There are a total of 4 interproximally decayed teeth. 45 more words
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Dentistry is an ever-evolving profession. There are two types of dentistry: active treatment and elective treatment. Active treatment entails any type of disease process (gum and bone disease, decay in dentin and enamel, root decay, pulpal disease, TMJ disease, malocclusion). 29 more words
The last time I was at a Red Sox game was pre-kids. Pre-worrying-about-someone-else’s-bladder-but-mine. Pre-stuffing-vibrating-little-bodies-into-ridiculously-small-sweaty-seats.
The excitement was still there. The awe of the gate rising above Yawkey Way. 317 more words
My 3 year old, Delaney, is a very cautious child. She always has been. Visiting new places, meeting new people or even seeing out-of-state family for the first time in months…these all require that she has time to warm up on her terms or there will be a tears and maybe a meltdown. 450 more words