As Maderans recover from indulging in sweets and pastries during the holiday months — which may have wreaked havoc on their teeth and gums — a Madera general practice dentist helps to demystify new dental technology to provide good care for patients young and old.
Bassam Michiel, DDS, educates patients with charts showing pros and cons of various products such as Cerec, amalgam, composite, porcelain-fused to metal, and lab-fabricated ceramics.
“Dr. Michiel is very up-to-date, very conscious of your comfort, and very agreeable,” said Judy Dollar of Madera.
“He is so young,” Dollar said laughing, “but he put me at ease. He wants to do what you want...