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5 Star Patient Review

The first quarter of 2017 has started out with a Bang! Check out this fabulous patient review!!! Thank You for your kind words – We LOVE our patients!!! -Steven A. Guttenberg, DDS, MD    

5 Star Patient Review!

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to treat you!!  You were a wonderful patient and we enjoyed meeting with you tremendously!  Best Regards – Steven Guttenberg, DDS, MD

University at Buffalo – 2015 Alumni Association Achievement Awards

 – University at Buffalo – 2015 Alumni Association Achievement Awards It was a great honor to be 2015 recipient of the Samuel P. Capen Award.  I am truly thrilled and humbled to receive this most prestigious award.  I want to say Thank You to the University of Buffalo and the Alumni Association for their kindness and recognition of my accomplishments. […]

This Is Turn Around News!

JAMA Network reports A Randomized Clinical Trial out of Yale that is debunking one our most commonly used ‘old wives tales’.  For years woman have been told to consume cranberries for the prevention of UTI’s and bacterial formation in the bladder.  The thought behind the claim: the consumption of the proanthocyanidin rich cranberries actually lowered the presence of bacteriuria […]

PROBIOTICS AND THE FUTURE OF DENTAL HEALTH

Could Probiotics be the next step in the fight over gum disease and tooth decay… June 3,2016 You go to see your dentist twice a year, brush 3 times a day and floss after every meal.  Still you get those dreaded 5mm probing depths, or the “Looks like we’ve got a little spot of decay back […]

ALPHA OMEGA INTERNATIONAL DENTAL FRATERNITY

Did you know that the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity is the oldest international dental organization? It was founded at the University of Maryland School of Dental Medicine.  In 1907, in an attempt to fight discrimination, a group of dental students from the University formed the fraternity to protest the ban on Jewish students to […]

50% of Americans Suffer From Periodontal Disease

The CDC Reports an Abstract Study on the Demographics of Periodontal Disease: This study estimated the prevalence, severity, and extent of periodontitis in the adult U.S. population, with data from the 2009 and 2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) cycle. Estimates were derived from a sample of 3,742 adults aged 30 years and older, […]

Zika Virus

CDC urges caution over Zika for pregnant women & their sexual partners The New York Times (2/4, Fleur, Subscription Publication) reports that the CDC has announced that pregnant women whose male sexual partners have recently spent time in a Zika-infected territory “should either abstain from sex or use condoms during intercourse for the duration of their pregnancy.” […]

ICOI – International Congress of Oral Implantologists

2016 ICOI Winter Symposium. Dr. Guttenberg has spent his life as an educator, and is speaking this weekend at the Winter Symposium for the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI).  The symposium brings dentists, students and staff from all over the world to come together to discuss the ever advancing world of dentistry, specifically the world […]

Methamphetamine Use Can Lead To Rapid Dental Destruction

–“Even a year after quitting meth, the user’s saliva remains acidic”   Lola Giusti, DDS, an associate professor at the University of the Pacific’s Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, discussed the health consequences of methamphetamine abuse, stating that “the tooth decay meth unleashes is nearly impossible to reverse.”  Dr. Giusti pointed […]