Oral Cancer Awareness

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and for this reason, we at Boulevard Dental Associates would like to make you aware of the symptoms and risk factors associated with oral cancer. Did you know that this year, 10,030 may die …

Using Thankfulness to Motivate

This is Ann Medianick—the wife of Dr. Tim Medianick. I work behind the scenes here at Boulevard Dental. One of my jobs is to help write our monthly blog posts. And because the month of February is National Children’s Dental …

Dental Resolutions for 2021

I’m sure we are all looking forward to a new year! Have you made any New Year’s resolutions?

Well if you haven’t, it’s not too late to make positive health changes. Consider some new oral health habits to start the …

It’s Not…“Just a Cleaning Appointment”

Every October we recognize National Dental Hygiene Month. This past month I got to thinking: “Why is my career as a dental hygienist important?”

Many people think that as a dental hygienist, I just clean teeth.

Did you know that …

Boulevard Dental Associates is Open!

The COVID-19 pandemic has perhaps stretched us all to our limits in one way or another. As a dental practice, we were saddened that we were not able to see our patients during much of this time. That said, we …

Marijuana: It’s Impact on Oral Health

Marijuana use has certainly become more acceptable in society at large, but what about its impact on oral health? According to a recent ADA article, marijuana use can lead to severe oral problems. It is important that people are made …

Oral Bacteria and Pancreatic Cancer

Who would have ever thought there was a connection between oral bacteria and pancreatic cancer, a disease that often escapes early diagnosis and causes 40,000 U.S. deaths annually? According to an NYU press release in April 2016, research at NYU …