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Let’s Look at Narcotic and Anti-Inflammatory Medication

Let’s Look at Narcotic and Anti-Inflammatory Medication

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Narcotics It all started with the poppy! Remember from the Wizard of Oz, when the wicked witch of the east said “Poppies will make them sleep?” Well, she was right on! Facts: 1) Narcotic medication originates from the opium that … Continue reading

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Narcotics and the Dental Office

Narcotics and the Dental Office

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

Every health professional has their own view and opinion in terms of ‘what’ is necessary to control a patient’s pain. In addition, we realize that patients differ from one another in terms of their pain tolerance. There are different factors … Continue reading

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Our office is now open. We are taking the following precautions to combat COVID-19;

  • A plexiglass barrier stands on the front desk in the waiting room.
  • All patients have their temperature taken with a non-touch digital infra-red thermometer.
  • All staff wear mask, gloves, gown, bonnet, goggles and face shield.
  • Hand sanitizers are readily available for staff and patient use.
  • Patients will wait outside or in their car until their appointment time.
  • No visitors are permitted in the office.
  • Social distancing will remain in effect in the office.
  • Patients experiencing influenza-like-illness (fever with a cough, sore throat or muscle aches) should not come to the office.
  • Air purifiers with hepa filters have been installed in each operatory and waiting room.
  • All COVID-19 precautions put forth by both the dental and hygiene boards have been put into force in the office.

We look forward to seeing you soon. 
Dr Axelrad and Staff