You probably saw the recent firestorm of news stories proclaiming the (probable) End of Flossing. The buzz came about after the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services and Agriculture quietly removed the recommendation for flossing from their Dietary Guidelines for Americans. But you know what? Flossing is just common sense — no matter what the news cycle says. Dr. Boehmer, your dentist in Albuquerque, explains more.
August 19, 2016
October 8, 2015
What’s point of going to the dentist every 6 months? Albuquerque family dentist, Dr. Monica Boehmer, tells her patients that preventive care keeps teeth and gums from needing expensive and complicated dental restorations. Frequent exams and cleanings spot small problems before they become big ones and also keep smiles bright, shining, and foster good overall health.
August 17, 2015
Have you ever noticed that when you’re tired your head hurts, your joints feel stiff, and everything just seems more difficult? What about when you’re hungry and your head and stomach ache and you feel dizzy? Our bodies have countless ways of letting us know that the care we give one part of our body effects our overall health. It stands to reason that taking good care of your oral health will improve your whole body health, and recent studies show that a healthy smile may just indicate a healthy body. Outstanding dental health starts with a thorough at-home care routine and twice annual visits to the dental practice of Dr. Monica Boehmer. Call our Albuquerque, NM office to schedule your checkup and get on track for better overall health.
July 16, 2015
Maybe you’ve always assumed you’d have to get dentures one day. Your grandparents had them, your parents seem to be well on their way, and you’ve just accepted that your teeth will be gone one day so you should enjoy them while they last. That may have been true even a decade ago, but more and more people are able to retain their natural smile with regular preventive care. Dr. Monica Boehmer wants all of her patients to keep their beautiful smile for a lifetime, and is dedicated to providing the most thorough, technologically advanced preventive care available. If you want to schedule an appointment with the best Albuquerque general dentist, contact us today. (more…)