Want to Become a Dentist? Here are Some Key Qualities You Need

If you or someone you know is considering becoming a dentist, welcome aboard! Dentistry is a rewarding profession that allows you to be your own boss, constantly learn new techniques and technologies, and most importantly, help people live safer, happier lives. Below are a few of the qualities that make a great dentist, as shared by […]

Our Hudson Family Dentist Explains Why You Should Beware of Dental Tourism

The high costs of U.S. healthcare, and the fact that most health insurers don’t include dental work in their packages, have prompted many Americans to pursue “dental tourism”: flying to another country to receive cheaper foreign care. While it might save you some money, though, dental tourism can be very risky to your overall health. […]

The History of Teeth, Part 2: Amazing Facts From Our Hudson Family Dentist

In our previous post, we highlighted some of the strangest and most interesting facts about dentistry throughout the ages. Turns out, dentistry has such a long, complex past, we couldn’t confine everything to just one post! Below are a few historical facts about teeth that we think are too cool not to share. The First […]

Amazing Facts About the History of Teeth from Our Hudson Family Dentist

The world of dentistry has a long, strange history with lots of ups and downs! Below are some weird and wonderful facts you probably didn’t know about historical dental care. The First Filling Was Made of Wax Modern dental cavities are usually filled with tooth-colored resin, or a mix of various metals called an “amalgam.” […]