Month: October 2015

  Halloween is fast approaching, and Dr. Christopher LeCuyer, Dr. Paul Amato and Dr. Amanda Guerrero wanted to be sure to wish our patients a happy day, no matter how you might celebrate this holiday. The Halloween that is familiar to most people today bears little resemblance to the original Halloween; back in the “old […]

  Have you ever had that sinking feeling after biting into something soft and chewy and feeling something hard and crunchy instead? You’ve chipped or broken a tooth, but what should you do next? First try to assess the damage by determining whether it’s a chip or a whole tooth. As Dr. Christopher LeCuyer, Dr. […]

  When most people think of complications of diabetes in Seattle, they think of an increased risk of blindness, limb amputation, heart disease, and neuropathy. However, Dr. Christopher LeCuyer, Dr. Paul Amato and Dr. Amanda Guerrero and our team want you to know that emerging research is revealing a possible connection between uncontrolled diabetes and […]

Water picks, sometimes called “oral irrigators,” make an excellent addition to your regular home care regimen of brushing and flossing. Especially helpful to those who suffer from periodontal disease and those patients of ours undergoing orthodontic treatment with full-bracketed braces, water picks use powerful tiny bursts of water to dislodge food scraps, bacteria, and other […]