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  • 2017 Top Dentist by 5280 Magazine

    Flanigan Dentistry has been named Top Dentist for the 3rd year in a row by 5280 Magazine. At Flanigan Dentistry, we offer you an elevated dental experience. Our top priority is providing individualized quality dental care in a positive, compassionate, and comfortable environment. Discover the difference at a dental office committed to excellence. To read […]

  • Named Top Dentist by 5280 Magazine

    Flanigan Dentistry has been named Top Dentist for the 2nd year in a row by 5280 Magazine. At Flanigan Dentistry, we offer you an elevated dental experience. Our top priority is providing individualized quality dental care in a positive, compassionate, and comfortable environment. Discover the difference at a dental office committed to excellence.  

  • The use of prophylactic antibiotics prior to dental procedures in patients with prosthetic joints

    Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for dental practitioners—a report of the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs Thomas P. Sollecito, DMD, FDS RCSEd; Elliot Abt, DDS, MS, MSc; Peter B. Lockhart, DDS, FDS RCSEd, FDS RCPS; Edmond Truelove, DDS, MSD; Thomas M. Paumier, DDS; Sharon L. Tracy, PhD; Malavika Tampi, MPH; Eugenio D. Beltrán-Aguilar, DMD, […]

  • Common Myths of Gum Disease

    Article from MouthHealthy.org Gum disease is not that common On the contrary, gum disease is extremely common. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, half of adults age 30 and older suffer from some form of gum disease. Gum disease, an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth, is caused […]

  • Antimicrobial Prophylaxis

    Recommendations regarding the use of antimicrobial prophylaxis to prevent bacterial endocarditis and prosthetic joint infections in selected patients undergoing dental procedures are presented separately. SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS Odontogenic infections, consisting primarily of dental caries and periodontal disease (gingivitis and periodontitis), are common and have local (eg, tooth loss) and, in some cases, systemic implications. Suppurative […]