Dr Maria Cardenas sitting in a treatment room in the dental clinic in Wellesley and talking to a patient who is sitting in the dental chair.




The Link Between Stress and TMJ: Managing Jaw Pain in Stressful Times

With the increasing pressures of modern life, stress has become an integral part of our day-to-day existence. But have ... Read More

Oral Cancer Awareness & Early Detection

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and we want to do our part to bring attention to this disease which is more common ... Read More

Added Sugars- Are They Actually Sweet?

Sugars are carbohydrates that are found in many forms and in many different types of foods. Carbohydrates can be ... Read More

Introducing Essential Oils!

Essential oils are renowned for their variety of uses and benefits, and for providing versatile solutions to everyday ... Read More

It’s not just about Oral Health - look after your Mental Health, too.

Stay at home guidelines have had a huge impact on mental well being for people across the United States and the rest of ... Read More


Are smokers and tobacco users at higher risk of COVID-19 infection? Smokers are likely to be more vulnerable to ... Read More

Boost Your Immune System

As the Cornavirus (COVID-19) has impacted several communities around the world, many individuals have wondered if there ... Read More

5 Tips To Stick To Healthy Habits In 2020

The New Year is often seen as a clean slate with 365 days ahead of us! At this point we usually all create a goal and ... Read More

Cold and Flu Season: Tips to Care for Your Mouth When You're Sick

It’s that time of year again when everyone around you starts coughing and sniffling. We understand your oral hygiene ... Read More

Facial Harmony

As we age we may notice more pronounced lines and wrinkles.Botulinum toxin (botox) injections temporally reduce and ... Read More

Melanie shares summer tips for healthy skin and teeth

Aloha, My name is Melanie, I am Dr. Koehane’s dental assistant on Saturday’s. I just graduated from dental hygiene ... Read More

Feeling Overwhelmed?

Some days and weeks we are trying to navigate through our to-do list, with the feeling that there is just not enough ... Read More

Wellness Blog- Hibiscus tea health benefits

Our dental hygienists Carol and Telma recently took a great seminar on body inflammation. They were impressed with all ... Read More

How to keep your skin beautiful this winter season!

With winter approaching the cold weather often takes a toll on our skin. The chilly weather and low humidity often ... Read More

Reasons to say NO to added sugar!

Did you know: there are about 61 different names for sugar that are listed on food labels? Just to list a few, therebs ... Read More