April 27, 2018

Studying the Genomics of Sleep Disorders

Recently, Stanford partnered up with a data holding company, Prometheus, to start collecting data on the genomics of sleep disorders. Since there is so little understanding as a whole as to what all happens during someone’s sleep, this data is going to be invaluable. The data will come from 30,000 sleep study patients and show everything they can monitor about […]
August 16, 2016
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Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Dentist to be Keynote Speaker

Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Dentist Mark Levy has been chosen as the keynote speaker at the 2016 X Russian Conference in Moscow, Russia Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Dentist Mark Levy DDS has been chosen as the keynote speaker at the 2016 X Russian Conference. The conference, entitled “Actual Problems of Somnology,” will be held at the I.M. Sechenov First Moscow […]
April 22, 2016
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Mark Levy DDS Awarded Janice B. Ballas Community Service Award

For immediate release: April 13, 2016 – Hilliard, OH A local Hilliard, OH dentist has been awarded the Annual Janice B. Ballas Community Service Award for outstanding service and involvement in the Henry Schein Dental Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program. Mark Levy DDS Awarded the Prestigious Janice B. Ballas Community Service Award Mark Levy DDS has been awarded the Annual […]
November 2, 2015

Dr Mark Levy & Team Win Best Dental Practice in Columbus Ohio

Thanks to our wonderful patients in Hilliard & Columbus Ohio, Dr. Mark Levy and the practice was voted Best Dental Practice in Columbus Ohio for 2015 by Columbus CEO Magazine as an outstanding Columbus Ohio dentist. See our write-up in Newswire.
March 14, 2017

Tooth Reshaping Can Help Restore Your Smile

Tooth reshaping is a process where a dental healthcare professional can alter the shape of the teeth. It is most commonly used in situations such as a tooth that is slightly longer. Having a tooth that is longer than neighboring teeth can cause discomfort in chewing or biting. Tooth reshaping is used for cosmetic purposes as well. For example, shortening […]
December 9, 2014

Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures Part Three

When it comes to having that gorgeous, bright white, Hollywood smile that everyone wants, cosmetic dentistry procedures can go a long way to make that a reality. They can help when you are facing discoloration, chips or broken teeth, missing teeth, or nearly any other ailment your smile could be suffering from. Here are some of the cosmetic dentistry options […]
December 5, 2014

Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures Part Two

If you aren’t sure exactly what cosmetic dentistry procedures can all entail, then you have come to the right place. There are quite a few procedures that fall into the category of cosmetic dentistry options, including options like caps, shaping, and even things like braces. If you have been thinking your smile could benefit from one of these procedures, then […]
December 2, 2014

Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures Part One

Anyone that has recently considered getting any cosmetic dentistry procedures should know the basics of any procedure before making a final decision. If you do not know enough about a procedure, you may end up getting something done you do not actually need, or may be in over your head with what the procedure actually entails. Getting to know the […]
November 18, 2014

Cosmetic Dentistry: Crowns, Veneers and Contouring

Anyone seeking out the benefits of cosmetic dentistry should know just how much crowns, veneers, and contouring can help change the overall look of a person. If you have been unhappy with the look of your smile, but have not been sure what to do about it, these cosmetic procedures can bring back the youthful, white appearance your teeth once […]
November 11, 2014

Cosmetic Dentistry: Bleaching and Bonding

Cosmetic dentistry can cover quite the array of procedures. If you have been considering giving your smile a facelift, then you may have been looking into some of these types of procedures lately. Some of the most common cosmetic procedures that most dentists offer include bleaching and bonding of your teeth. Both of these procedures can be done in a […]
September 9, 2014

10 Common Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

We are told that if we brush twice a day and floss after every meal we will have a great smile. But what if you have done all of that and your smile still isn’t perfect? Cosmetic dentistry could be an option for you. Here are the 10 most common cosmetic dentistry procedures available. Teeth Whitening or Bleaching When considering […]
February 15, 2013

What Does Your Smile Say About Success?

Lots of research has been done over the years that has shown that attractive people have an easier path to success and now Spanish researchers have uncovered consistencies in the smiles of influential people. Time magazine publishes an annual list of the 100 most influential people. Researchers from the University of Seville College of Dentistry compared faces from the lists […]
February 8, 2013

Match.com Ranks Smile Number 1

The dating website Match.com completed a three year survey of singles over the age of 21 and made some interesting findings. Smiles ranked as the number one criteria that both sexes used when judging a potential mate. Such feelings don’t surprise biological anthropologist Helen Fisher, a research professor at Rutgers University and a Match.com adviser who helped develop the survey. […]
August 2, 2012

Feeling Stressed? Try Smiling

When you are feeling stressed the last thing you usually want to do is smile – but it turns out that smiling can actually reduce your stress level. A study completed at the University of Kansas gave students anxiety-inducing tasks. The students were tested three ways including not smiling, being told to smile and while holding chopsticks in their teeth […]
July 20, 2012

Planning Your Wedding? Don't Forget Your Smile

Planning a wedding? There are lots of things on your to-do list but both brides and grooms need to remember to add dental visits to their to-do lists. Most brides and grooms want a whiter smile for their wedding photos but planning to stop by for a quick in-office whitening at the last minute is not be the best idea. […]
April 11, 2012

How To Choose A Cosmetic Dentist

Cosmetic dentistry is not a board certified “specialty” and any dentist can call themselves a “cosmetic dentist”. So how do you choose a cosmetic dentist and how do you make sure you have chosen someone with the training and experience needed to create your dream smile? You’ve got to ask a lot of questions. Where did the dentist receive his […]
February 10, 2012

5 Choices That May Hurt Your Smile

We hear lots of advice every day about what to eat and drink in order to be more healthy. It turns out that some of the choices we make that we think are good for us could be causing damage to our teeth. Here are a few that you might not be aware of: Sports drinks have become extremely popular […]
November 22, 2011

Your Smile After Your 50th Birthday

Once you pass your 50th birthday you begin to notice some changes in your body. Your metabolism runs a little slower so you can’t eat like you used to. Body parts that you never thought much about start to twinge or ache.  This is also a time where we notice some oral health changes. If you have been brushing, flossing […]
November 1, 2011

Jaws Sizes Shrink With Age

A Swedish study has proven that the size of our jaws decrease with age causing crowded teeth in older adults. The study began in 1949 with plaster molds of the jaws of dental students, ten years later this was repeated. Molds were again created forty years after the first round and “We found that over these forty years there was […]
October 18, 2011

Chipped Teeth Are Common

Chipped teeth are a common problem we see in our office. The reasons for the damage range from accidents to people who grind their teeth so severely they cause breakage How we repair the damage depends on factors such as the size and location of the chip, which tooth is chipped and the overall oral health of the patient. Options […]
September 8, 2011

The Perfect Smile in Columbus

Recently some researchers took photos of teens and digitally altered the images so that some showed crooked teeth and others straight teeth. The photos with the straight teeth were rated higher for popularity, sports ability and leadership by other teens. This doesn’t change when we become adults – we can say we aren’t supposed to judge a book by its […]
July 20, 2011

5 Things You Are Doing to Damage Your Teeth

It turns out that some of the things we do every day are causing damage to our teeth. Here are a few that you might not be aware of: Using sports drinks to re-charge after a workout. Sports drinks have become extremely popular but they aren’t great for your teeth. The drinks are typically full of sugars which act as […]
February 18, 2011

Fixing the Gaping Gap

David Letterman, Condaleeza Rice and model Lauren Hutton have always worn the gaps between their two front teeth with pride – but most people want the gap gone. The gap is known as a diastema and can be corrected by several methods. One way to close the gap is by using dental braces. For those who are seeking immediate gratification, […]
January 10, 2011

Fluoride – Are We Getting Too Much?

For the first time in almost 50 years the federal government will reduce the recommended levels for fluoride in water supplies. While fluoride in drinking water is credited with slashing the rates of tooth decay it seems that some kids are getting too much. About 40% of adolescents have spots or streaks on their teeth because of too much fluoride. […]