Top 5 Reasons to Consider Teeth Whitening

The Teeth Whitening Industry boasts an annual revenue that totals over $11 billion. Why? Because people know that having a shiny white set of teeth is a great way to stand out in a crowd. This Spring and Summer it’s […] Continue Reading

When is it Really Time for Oral Surgery

People often get confused when trying to differentiate between the many specialties of dentistry. There are orthodontists, endodontists, periodontists, general dentists, pediatric dentists, and, of course oral and maxillofacial surgeons, among others. Oral surgeons are probably the classification of dentist […] Continue Reading

A Closer Look at Laser Dentistry

As technology continues to advance in every industry, so does it continue to advance in dentistry. New strategies and tooling get implemented frequently to better help dentists deliver a more comfortable, effective experience to their patients. Wait, did you say […] Continue Reading

Helping Your Newborn Through Teething

Whether it’s Queen Bee, the Queen of the Tennis Courts, or the Queen of England’s own daughter-in-law, the pregnancies of powerful women have been blowing up the celebrity circuit all year. But you don’t have to be famous to want […] Continue Reading

Back to School with Braces

The holidays are almost over, which means kids are heading back to school. While this can be an exciting time for many, students who recently got their braces may be a tad anxious. In addition to worrying about what their […] Continue Reading

Baby Tooth Down!

While everyone loses their baby teeth, we all respond differently to that ever-important first tooth lost. A universal rite of passage, most children typically lose their first baby tooth around the age of six and lose their last one sometime […] Continue Reading

A Match Made in Heaven (Creating a Harmonious, Healthy Relationship with Your Braces)

Some folks might consider time in braces to be a sort of prison sentence. People do their time, go through the motions, then ditch their braces like a thief in the night once the braces are ready to come off. […] Continue Reading

Adulthood Orthodontics (and 7 Celebrities Who’ve had Adult Braces)

  We’re sure we could sit here and go over the reasons why most adults might find wearing braces less-than-convenient. But, instead, we’d rather talk about some of the benefits orthodontic treatments bring, including braces. One might think that few […] Continue Reading

Dr. Laska, Emergency Dentist

  Emergencies happen when we least expect them. Mid Wilshire Dentistry is here for those unforeseen occurrences, and we’re here for those times that whatever can go wrong does go wrong. As the experienced dentist for the Los Angeles Clippers […] Continue Reading

Celtics Guard Isaiah Thomas Loses Tooth During the Middle of Playoff Game

It’s actually quite common for basketball players to injure or lose their teeth during games. Despite popular belief, basketball is one of the more physical sports a person can play. Next time you watch a professional game, try to pay […] Continue Reading