Vision and Dental Health - Videos

Kombucha Is Bad for Your Teeth, Dentists Say

Acidity levels are to blame.

Can an Ibuprofen Gel Cap Help with a Toothache?

Dentist Dr. Sako Karakozian addresses the online claim that using an ibuprofen gel cap can fix a toothache. Find out why this claim is something he strongly warns against.

Is A Broken Blood Vessel In Your Eye Serious?

The Doctors discuss whether you should be concerned about a broken blood vessel in the eye.

Help for Autistic Man with Optic Nerve Atrophy?

Ali has 3 brothers all with varying degrees of autism and has come to The Doctors seeking help for her brother with impaired vision.

Self-Tinting Contact Lenses to Replace Your Sunglasses?

Ophthalmologist Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler discusses newly developed transition contact lenses which darken in sunlight, but does this mean you can get rid of your sunglasses?

New Device Detects Eye Disease with Just a Photo?

Ophthalmologist Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler discusses a new device which may be able to detect an eye disease related to diabetes with simply a photo of the eyes.

Are Lasers Going to Replace Dentist Drills?

Could the future of dealing with cavities lie with laser technology? Dentist Chris Strandburg discusses the use of lasers to treat cavities and he also shares his tips for minimizing anxiety about visiting the dentist.

The Dangers of Chewable Vitamin C

The Doctors welcome dentist Chris Strandburg to explain why chewable vitamin C can wreak havoc on your teeth, especially in children.

Woman with Crippling Fear of the Dentist Undergoes Smile Makeover

Tannha had an extreme fear of going to the dentist for most of her life, but with the help of cosmetic dentist Dr. Bill Dorfman and cosmetic dentist Dr. Grant Loosvelt, she receives a truly amazing smile makeover.

Woman Afraid of the Dentist Reveals Amazing Smile Makeover

Tannha joins The Doctors to show off her remarkable new smile after being treated by cosmetic dentist Dr. Bill Dorfman and a team of experts that including cosmetic dentist Dr. Grant Loosvelt.

Toothache? Have This on Hand

When your tooth is in pain, this just might save the day.

Have You Ever Tried Tongue Scraping?

Here's a how-to.

How to Avoid Canker Sores!

Do you get frequent canker sores? Dentist Dr. Desiree Yazdan joins The Doctors to share what could be causing them and what products and foods to avoid.

Former Bulimic Beams with New Smile

Dentist Dr. Joseph Hufanda and Lauren share the challenges of restoring her smile after years of bulimia wore her enamel down so much that there was not a lot of tooth left.

Smile Makeover Heals Years of Bulimia Damage

Lauren struggled with years of bulimia, which not only took its toll on her life, but also her smile. Here’s a look back at her story and check out her amazing new smile courtesy of dentist Dr. Joseph Hufanda.

See Woman’s New Smile After Total Mouth Makeover

Tyrica joins The Doctors to reveal her amazing new smile with cosmetic dentist Dr. Joseph Goodman and a dream team of colleagues.

Woman Teased for Her Teeth Undergoes a Complete Smile Makeover

Tyrica came to The Doctors last season after enduring years of teasing about her smile. Watch as Tyrica undergoes several procedures with her team of dentists she met on the show.

Drs. Rx: Should You Be Tongue Scraping Every Night?

The Doctors discuss whether or not this is a crucial step for a healthy smile.

Itchy Eye Turned Out To Be Caused by Worms

Eyelash or piece of dust? For one woman, her eye irritation was caused by a worm infestation in her eyeball. She pulled out 14 worms in total.

Tips to Stop Teeth Grinding

Dentist Dr. Chris Strandburg shares some tips that might help you stop grinding your teeth.

The Toothbrush Debate

A viral debate over dental health recently played out on Twitter: Do you wet the toothbrush first or put toothpaste on first? The Doctors share the correct order.

Could Your Mouth Guard Ruin Your Smile?

Could popular mouth guards used to stop tooth grinding actually ruin your smile?

Helping the Visually Impaired Worldwide

An estimated 285 million people worldwide are visually impaired â€" but 80% of all visual impairment can be prevented. Ophthalmologist Dr. Rudy Wagner joins The Doctors to share about his amazing work with Orbis and the Flying Eye Hospital.

When to Be Concerned about Eye Floaters

Eye surgeon Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler joins The Doctors to explain eye floaters and when you should be concerned about them.

Would You Try Filler for Your Receding Gums?

Cosmetic dentist Dr. Joe Willardsen shares about the new trend of using injections to plump up your gums.

Could Using Mouth Wash Lead to Diabetes?

The Doctors discuss a new study that claims going overboard on the use of mouthwash could increase your risk of diabetes.

Drs. Rx: Cup of Tea a Day May Keep the Ophthalmologist Away?

The Doctors reveal a simple tip that could decrease your risk of developing glaucoma by 75 percent.

Help for Mom’s Deteriorating Eyesight

The Doctors and eye surgeon Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler review Megan’s keratoconus and offer her the amazing opportunity to undergo procedures in the hopes of saving her sight.

Mom Rapidly Losing Eyesight Seeks Help

Megan, who is suffering from keratoconus, is seeking help for her deteriorating eyesight. The Doctors send Megan to see eye surgeon Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler.

Woman’s Smile Makeover Revealed

Whitney joins The Doctors and dentist Dr. Bill Dorfman to show off her incredible new smile.