Archive for October, 2016

R&B Tips: Tylenol vs. Ibuprofen and Salt Water Rinses

Acetaminophen/Paracetamol/Tylenol (brand name) Though they do not act on the inflammation, paracetamols will hinder transmission of pain messages to the brain. They work well for those who are not able to take aspirin. You can combine paracetamol with aspirin or any non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS), such as Ibuprofen. In this way, it can work for […]

Welcome Lauren to our Team!

We are excited to welcome Lauren to our team!  Lauren is a new addition to our front office staff!  She has worked in the dental field since 2007 and is excited to bring her knowledge to the team.  She and her husband live in Olympia and have a dog, three cats, and six chickens.  In […]

R&B Tip of the Week: Home Care with Dentures

Care of partials and dentures: Removable partials and dentures require care the same as natural teeth.  Although the approach is different they are equally importance tasks. Partial dentures attach to remaining teeth which can allow for plaque and tarter to collect on the supporting teeth and can make them more vulnerable to cavities and periodontal disease.  […]

R&B Tip of the Week: Invisalign

Did you know there is now a way you can straighten your misaligned teeth without having to use traditional wire braces?  We now offer Invisalign at Russell and Bode Family Dentistry, giving you the option of clear and removable braces to align your teeth! Invisalign uses a sequence of clear and removable braces to align […]

R&B Tip of the Week: MI Paste

  What can MI Paste/MI Paste plus do for you? Relieves tooth sensitivity Does not irritate dry mouths caused by certain medications Helps minimize tooth sensitivity before and after professional cleaning Helps minimize tooth sensitivity after whitening Releases minerals such as calcium, phosphate and fluoride in the oral cavity What is MI Paste/MI Paste Plus? […]