Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – How are you coping with CoVid19? Routine, routine, routine!

In this current topsy-turvey world of ours, the title of this blog might seem a bit of a stretch. After all, we are in a world that is anything but “routine” right now. Things are changing daily, sometimes hourly and establishing any kind of routine or structure around our day probably seems like an overwhelming […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Hoping we’ll see you soon!

As things continue to evolve with both government and health officials leading the fight against CoVid19, we here at Brinkley Dental also continue to monitor the situation closely. Our patients mean the world to us and we would like nothing better than to continue to work together with you and your family, on all of […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – “Are We There Yet?” – YES!

Parents with little ones hear this question a lot. Whenever a car trip is involved, whether to the Dentist, the grocery store or (in the pre-corona virus days) to a holiday destination, you are certain to hear the loud and perhaps even continuous refrain of “are we there yet?” coming from the back seat of […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – CoVid, Kids and Quarantine

A lot has changed in our world over the last few weeks. Where previously we wrote about how to safely visit the Dentist during this time, we now know that everything is closed, including our offices, for the safety of us all. Sadly, CoVid 19 is wreaking havoc all around us but on a more […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – The Corona Virus (CoVid-19) and your Oral Health

It’s a timely but uncomfortable topic. The recently emerged Corona virus, now officially named CoVid-19, appears to be in headlines around the world. Instilling some fear and anxiousness, today we thought we’d take a look at what you need to know from the perspective of your oral health and your oral health care provider. This […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Adults and Kids Alike – Celebrations are fun but……..!

Green beer, chocolate by the gross metric tonne, green gum and green-coated candy like “jaw-breakers” (the name alone instills fear in Dentists everywhere) along with candy-coated chocolate eggs and more, are all things you will find in abundance right now at your local grocery store. Well, perhaps not the green beer but you’ll certainly find […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Dental X-Rays and your Thyroid

To borrow a term from facebook today we’re doing a #tbt – a “Throwback Thursday” even if it isn’t actually a Thursday! Why? Recently in the news you might have been hearing some information about dental x-rays and the use of the “extra” apron – specifically the one placed across your neck. These discussions have […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Cameras, Smiles and Frowns

One thing that has long fascinated me is the study in contrasts between photographs taken in the 1800’s and those taken today – and I’m not just talking about the “selfie” or “duckface” phase many of our younger generation seem to be indulging in! No, rather I am referring to the fact that historically, folks […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – The truth about Silver Amalgam

While blogging about our dental practice the other week I made a joke about having dental work done in the last century, as in 1979! Technically, while maybe not a “century” ago, it was in the 20th century and we are now in the 21st so it only makes sense that dental care has changed […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Your smile speaks volumes – what is it really saying?

The Team at Brinkley Dental has a saying, you can read it right on our website anytime. We say this: “Remember, your smile speaks before you even say a word!” A smile conveys so much meaning and emotion. It can be a warm greeting, convey happiness and joy or sometimes the exact opposite – we […]

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