Share on Yep, you read that right: I’m a dentist and I’m suggesting that you throw away your floss. When I first advise my patients to stop flossing, they usually look at me like I’m crazy—it's been ingrained in their minds that flossing is essential to their health. Unfortunately, most dentists’ advice around flossing is misguided. As you well know, an inordinate amount of food gets stuck between our teeth after meals. Traditionally, we've been taught to use a thin, waxy string to…
Tips On How To Get White Teeth 3
Tips On How To Get White Teeth Do you want to start teeth whitening but you feel skeptical about how effective it is? Fortunately, this article contains many proven tips that will make it extremely easy for you to get a great, flawless smile that you can be proud of. There’s no reason for you to not give it a try Extra Virgin Olive Oil could be the key to getting your teeth whiter. The oil has been proven to contain ingredients that…
What is sleep apnea? How can my dentist help?
If you snore and suffer from sleepless nights you may be suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is caused by a blockage of the airway, resulting in the temporary stoppage of breath during sleep. This often happens with the jaw goes back and the tongue falls into the throat. This decrease in oxygen can have damaging effects on the brain and the cardiovascular system, and can also lead to frequent awakenings or arouses at night which result in the patient being very fatigued…
Dry Mouth: Is It Sneaking Past Your Radar?
A dental epidemic is brewing, and it's called Xerostomia, or "Dry Mouth". It sounds innocuous enough, and perhaps that is why many people affected by the problem fail to treat it, or...
What Is the Cost of Dental Implants?
This article answers the question: What is the cost of dental implants? It includes helpful tips for planning and budgeting. Click for complete details.
How to Choose a Reliable Dental Clinic
Dental care is one of the most critical health services. The state of your teeth is often indicative of your overall health. Earlier, people would not go to a…
What Is A Rock Star Optician
What is a Rock Star Optician Simply put, Rock Star Optician is a path forward for not just the optician, not just opticianry, but the entire eyewear industry. For opticians, it’s a way to move up, to earn more, get more respect, to get off the totem pole of O’s and perhaps most importantly, to love what you do. Eyecare is a nearly $40 billion per year industry. Eyewear sales make up well over half of the optical revenue pie. That’s a valuable…
What is the difference between Ophthalmologist, Optometrist, and Optician?
Learn the important differences between an Ophthalmologist, Optometrist and Optician. We all know that these three specialist deal with eyes, but what are their qualifications, and who do we really need for what?
Ophthalmologist vs. Optometrist vs. Optician: What’s The Difference?
The 3 major categories of eye professionals include ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians. Here's an outline to highlight the major differences.
Optometrist, Ophthalmologist, & Optician
Does the Optician do eye surgery? Or is it the Optometrist? No that is the Ophthalmologist. Dr. Michael Camp explains the difference between the 3 Os in eyec...
How Nick Foles ended up wearing custom Oakleys designed by local optician Jim Mulligan
As Nick Foles prepares for his next game, we can thank local optician Jim Mulligan of Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio that he does so with the greatest optical style possible.
Why a Licensed Optician is Her Family's Vision Expert
Mom describes the advantages to her family of having a Licensed Optician be their Vision Expert, plus the perks. This video is the latest element of Professi...
How to select eyeglasses that suit the shape of your face by Harvey & Lewis Opticians
www.HarveyandLewis.com Harvey & Lewis Opticians has been a family-owned business since 1890 offering high quality eye exams, contact lenses & designer...
Shannen Tanabe Knight's answer to How easy is it to get good fitting prescription lenses and...
Answered 12h ago · Author has 157 answers and 229.9k answer views As long as you order from a company that uses the same optical lens brands that your local optical shop would (Essilor, Hoya, Zeiss, etc.) and they use ethical practices like sending you frames first for proper fitting and measurements, then yes, you will get good fitting prescription lenses and frames online.
Almost 20% of Brits fear a trip to the opticians
The results of a new survey report that 17% of the British public fear attending a sight test at the opticians
How to Effectively use Social Media for Opticians
OPTICIANS AND SOCIAL MEDIA How do I use Social Media effectively for my opticians practice Loving Social Media presents an effective way to use social media to improve your credibility and visibility with social media. Garry Kousoulou has design the workshop to help independents opticians improve their social media by using simple but effective methods to target your consumers. Garry Kousoulou currently owns a successful opticians…
20 20 Opticians expands Edinburgh practice
20 20 Opticians has employed an audiologist to lead its new audiology services
How a routine trip to the opticians saved this youngster's life
Six-year-old Iestyn Phibben was found to have a large tumour on his brain which needed removing by top surgeons at the University Hospital of Wales
Adorable alpaca wandered into an optician's office before it was carried off by police
An alpaca walked into an optician's office in Hennebont, France after authorities believe it escaped from a nearby farm.
This Boston Optician Helps Others See What He Can't
Blair Wong started losing his sight in his 20s. But it didn't stop him from teaching opticians his craft.