A 17-year old girl experiences chronic headaches and her dentist recommends braces. Is that the correct thing to do?
History of headache
The dentist of 17-year girl, Ms. B, discussed treatment for her headaches with her mother. Ms. B was fit and well with no significant medical history and had been fitted with braces three years ago … Continue reading “Dentistry and headaches?”
A 56-year old lady was told that she had “gum disease” and could have a dental implant placed when the tooth was eventually lost. Many years later it was lost, but following her dentist’s retirement, her new dentist said that she couldn’t have an implant as there wasn’t enough bone left now. Does she have a case to be answered? Continue reading “Chronic gum disease ignored”
A 58-year old lady with a long history of stopping breathing during snoring while asleep, high blood pressure and constant tiredness attends her doctor regularly without receiving treatment, has a stroke. Who was responsible? Continue reading “What is Dental Sleep Medicine?”
ICBC – Client care or self preservation?
Lawyers were the first group to be blamed after ICBC gained support by the Government to cap injured driver’s claims for recovery and rehabilitation treatments. As always … Continue reading “ICBC”