The screw-shaped (root form) dental implant we see today was first introduced in 1965. However, the technology didn't become popular until the 1990s and 2000s. Before that time, the restorative options available included the crown and bridge that replaced a single tooth or a few missing teeth, and the removable... Read more »

What You Can Do to Protect Your Smile If You Have Dry Mouth

Being a dentist in Florida, Dr. John Thousand, IV treats an older patient population. Recently, he's noticed a number of patients in his practice exhibiting dental decay and a common complaint of having a dry mouth. With age often comes a deterioration in general health resulting in the use of... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Dental Specialists of North Florida, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our... Read more »