Veterinary Medical Center
75 Sunrise Highway
West Islip, NY 11795
Dr. Daniel Carmichael clarifies when this important preventive procedure is truly called for.
Veterinary dentist Dr. Daniel Carmichael asnwers this reader query.
Dr. Daniel Carmichael helps a reader address this frustrating condition.
I have noticed that in my patients that have undergone dental prophylaxis, a yellowish calculus tends to build up along the tooth surfaces—usually within six months of the cleaning.
Our dentistry expert Dr. Daniel T. Carmichael answers this reader question.
I am caring for a 4-year-old Westie that has become aggressive. The owner has requested extraction of all four canines or euthanasia. What are your thoughts?
What is the current protocol for fluoride applications?
I have a feline patient with an upper right canine fractured at the gumline. The cat's owner cannot afford surgery. Is there anything I can do to help keep this patient comfortable?
Q: I bought a micro motor for polishing teeth. The supplier said it can also be used for burring and sectioning teeth, but it doesn't have a water supply. Should I return the unit?