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The Case of the Disappearing Braces

January 31, 2018

The sign, to the left, photographed by my husband in San Miguel de Allende, represents what many people think braces look like. However, that is not true. No more shiny metal—that’s old school. At Hitomi Dental Office we specialize in orthodontic care using the unique tray system from ASO International that are virtually invisible (below). […] Read more…

There Are Many Ways To Get To Hitomi Dental Office

January 24, 2018

As I mentioned in my last post, sometimes Hitomi Dental Office in Akasaka is hard to find. However, as this video shows, there are many ways to get our office.  Who is that in the helicopter?  Patient confidentiality prevents me from saying, but it just goes to show you that there are some people who will not […] Read more…

Where In the World is Hitomi Dental Office?

January 16, 2018

Tokyo is a great place to live, but like anyplace there are pluses and minuses. There is no perfect place in the world. If you’ve lived in Japan for any length of time, you know that directions to a destination are unique—go to the 7-11 turn left, walk 100 meters then turn right at the […] Read more…

Happy New Year!!

January 5, 2018

Although you can’t see Spiderman’s teeth, I have it on good authority that he has a bright smile. Why? Because he practices good oral hygiene. Around this time of year, many of us make New Year’s Resolutions, but I can’t think of too many things more important than what Spiderman does—take good care of your […] Read more…

Be Like Rudolph

December 14, 2017

We all know that Rudolph, The Red Nose Reindeer had a red nose that glowed. But did you know that Rudolph also had shiny teeth? Those shiny teeth also helped light the way for Santa’s sleigh on Christmas Eve. And do you know how Rudolph got those shiny teeth? Right. He took advantage of the […] Read more…