Monthly Archives: May 2011

Five Things Dr. Thomas Peltzer Really Wants You To Know

1. Don’t Wait Until Something Hurts. This old saying continues to be true today. So many of us procrastinate, much to our detriment. Patients procrastinate a dental checkup or treatment simply due to the false notion that “nothing hurts.” Gum … Continue reading

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Dr. Thomas Peltzer attends AACD Annual Scientific Session in Boston

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) Annual Scientific Session was recently held in Boston, MA in May 2011. Our goal and reason for attending this AACD session was to further refine our skills to provide comprehensive oral health care … Continue reading

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Can Oral Sex Increase HPV Oral Cancer Risk?

Oral sex can get most men’s attention. This topic becomes much more medically relevant, however, when coupled with a new study linking human papillomavirus (HPV) to an increased risk of a specific type of oral cancer more often seen in … Continue reading

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Plainville Dentist Thomas Peltzer, DMD Pursues Advanced Anesthesia and Sedation Dentist Training With USC Faculty

Thomas Peltzer, DMD, a Plainville, CT dentist will be pursuing additional Advanced Anesthesia Training with faculty of the University of Southern California at Los Angeles in mid June 2011. Dr. Peltzer believes that only by continuing to refine his state … Continue reading

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4 Myths About Bad Breath or Halitosis

Here are four myths about halitosis or bad breath: Myth # 1: Mouth Wash alone will take care of it. Reality –Gargling with Listerine is just a drop in the bucket. Breath fresheners are a partial temporary fix which do … Continue reading

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Dental Surgery Under Anesthesia?? Tell Me More! See This Video

“Can I have my teeth removed and my dentures put in while I am asleep?” We’re asked this question every day. Yes, as an expert sedation dentist and dental anesthesiologist, at Thomas Peltzer DMD and Gentle Dental Care, a Central … Continue reading

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Dental Myths Debunked

Have you ever wondered just what to believe regarding certain “folk myths” we so often hear? As a sedation dentist expert, our skills extend far beyond the fear reduction mechanisms discussed in this video. While I practice many of the … Continue reading

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