Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update In light of the Coronavirus outbreak (Corvid-19) and the concerns we have in our community, know that Ricafort Dental is taking every precaution to minimize exposure to ourselves and to our patients. We are continuing to provide care for our...
Dental Care: Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children

Dental Care: Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children

Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children Not many people consider that young children can also have sleep apnea.  Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea is a sleep disorder in which your child’s breathing is partially or completely blocked repeatedly during sleep. This is...

Meharry Dental School Professor

Our lead dentist, Dr. Erwin Ricafort recently joined the teaching staff at Meharry Medical College. “I am currently on faculty as Associate Professor at Meharry Medical College Dental School Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences.  This is a part time position for me...
Why Do We Need Braces

Why Do We Need Braces

Dentists usually recommend orthodontic treatment, also known as braces, for several reasons.  The need for braces can vary from improving esthetics, to improving functionality, to improving accessibility for hygiene.  Whichever reason the dentist makes his/her...