Mark J. Gordon, DDS

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April marks Oral Cancer Awareness Month, highlighting the prevalence of oral and oropharyngeal cancers, which constitute the majority of head and neck cancers. In the United States alone, an estimated 58,000 new cases are expected to be diagnosed in 2024, reflecting a concerning trend of increasing incidence over the past decade. Read the rest of this entry »

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2023 Annual OSHA Compliance Review

As a healthcare employer, I am charged not only with caring for the health of our patients but also with providing a safe and healthful work environment for our employees.  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is the U.S. governmental agency that has the mission to assure the safety and health of America’s workers.  It establishes and enforces standards, and provides training and education, to encourage continued improvement in workplace safety and health. Read the rest of this entry »

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Bioclear Method: Closing the Gap for a Confident Smile

Discover the Power of Bioclear Bonding for a Flawless Smile

Have you ever found yourself self-conscious about the dark spaces between your teeth, commonly known as “black triangles”? Not only do these spaces affect the aesthetics of your smile, but they can also lead to food and plaque buildup. However, there’s great news! Thanks to advancements in dental technology, a minimally invasive and cost-effective solution called Bioclear bonding is now available to address these concerns. In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of Bioclear bonding and how it can help you achieve a beautiful, confident smile. Read the rest of this entry »

2023 Annual HIPAA Training Completed

This past week our office completed its annual HIPAA training with Stericycle -a compliance company that specializes in education and training services regarding The HIPAA ACT of 1996.

Training is a critical component of HIPAA compliance. Our office strives to ensure all employees are up to date on what steps to take to guarantee the privacy and security of patient-protected health information (PHI). Read the rest of this entry »

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Dental implants are one of the most durable ways to replace missing teeth, but how long do dental implants last? Are they cost-effective? The short answer is that dental implants themselves can last a lifetime, but the crowns attached to them may need replacing at some point.
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Can Sensitive Teeth Be Whitened?

Chances are you’ve thought about whitening your teeth to improve your smile. It is one of the easiest and most popular ways to enhance your smile. Its popularity isn’t surprising since it’s relatively inexpensive and well-tolerated by most people. However, if you have sensitive teeth, you are probably wary of teeth whitening because you’ve heard it can make your teeth more sensitive. Read the rest of this entry »

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