Monthly Archives: April 2017

A Glimpse from the Past

In 1993, Dr. Bateman had the opportunity to provide emergency treatment for a minor league baseball player who would go on to be a mega star. His name?…Chipper Jones! The Richmond Braves, Chipper’s team at the time, were in town … Continue reading

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We Value Patient Feedback!

Thank you to all our patients who provide feedback on our staff and services. We always appreciate patient comments so we can continually provide exceptional care for every patient at every visit.  Here is a recent note we received from … Continue reading

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Floss or Brush First?

Should you floss first or brush first is a very common question asked of our dental hygienists.  The answer is to floss first. Flossing first dislodges any food particles that you can brush away after flossing. If you brush first, those particles … Continue reading

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Oral Cancer Awareness

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month.  The Oral Cancer Foundation states that while smoking and tobacco use are still major risk factors, the fastest growing segment of oral cancer patients is young, healthy, nonsmoking individuals. They recommend annual exams for … Continue reading

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