Category Archives: Health

Wisdom Teeth Surgery in Connecticut by Dr. Peltzer

Wisdom teeth, or third molars, are the last teeth to develop and appear in your mouth. They come in between the ages of 17 and 25, a time of life that has been called the “Age of Wisdom.” What is … Continue reading

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Sedation Dentist in Connecticut Helps Patients of All Ages

Warning Signs for the 50s and Up Crowd As a passionate Sedation Dentist in Connecticut, I applaud peoples’ efforts to maintain good oral health—believe me, I know how difficult it can be. As a professional I try my best to advise … Continue reading

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Thomas Peltzer, DMD in CT and Health Effects of Halloween Candy

Greetings from Gentle Dental Care in CT and Our Great Staff!                                     Sugar: The Scariest Halloween Trend At Gentle Dental Care in CT, Halloween … Continue reading

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Sedation Dentistry Expert in CT Discusses “What Is Oral Health”

What Is Oral Health, Anyway? A healthy mouth has pink firm gums, the tongue is pink and not coated, and the teeth are clean and have minimal or no plaque deposits. A healthy mouth smells clean and fresh and is … Continue reading

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Can Oral Sex Cause Oral Cancer?

What? Is this really possible? How can this be? Well, there is a virus called Human Papillomavirus (HPV) that exists in over one hundred twenty strains. Only nine of these strains can cause cancer. Over our own life time, 75 percent … Continue reading

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Pre and Intraoperative Anesthetic Management of Surgical Patients Glycemic Control

BLOOD SUGAR DILIGENCE     by Thomas    Peltzer DMD Before surgery during the prep visit, determine the patient’s level of glycemic control based on blood glucose levels and, ideally, HbA1c. Nearly 10% of the U.S. population now has diabetes, and the American … Continue reading

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Sedation Dentistry and Dental Anesthesia Increased Experience By Dr. Thomas Peltzer

Yesterday was Day One of five days I’ll be doing advanced sedation dentistry and dental general anesthesia training with the Anesthesia Faculty of the University of Southern California at Los Angeles. While my body accommodated to the time change well, the … Continue reading

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