Don’t Miss Out – Use Your Dental Insurance Benefits Before They Run Out

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Did you know that you can actually save hundreds of dollars by using all of your dental benefits by the end of the year? If your dental insurance plan runs on a calendar year, instead of a fiscal year and all of the allotted benefits are not used, you lose them. Here are a few reasons why you should … [Read more...]

Plan Ahead For Good Dental Hygiene While Traveling This Thanksgiving

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With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, your mind is probably wandering, thinking about traveling to spend time with family and friends and remembering the things you are thankful for. As much as Thanksgiving is about family and giving thanks, it is also all about food, so it is important for your … [Read more...]

A Thanksgiving Note

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Thanksgiving is a time when we pause to reflect upon our blessings and give thanks for the wonderful people in our lives. In this Thanksgiving spirit, I wanted to take a moment to let you know I'm thankful for you. I am grateful for the pleasure of helping you and meeting your dental needs. So … [Read more...]

Beware of Goulish Tricks On Your Teeth This Halloween

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Between the costume parties, dressing up and of course, the challenging candy haul, Halloween is one of the most favorite holidays of the year for kids (and many adults). Unfortunately, while Halloween is a time for candy and trickery, the spookiest and the sweetest holiday of the year not only … [Read more...]

Smiles Before School: Why You Should Schedule Your Child for a Dental Check-up Before the Year Begins

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Getting ready for school or college can be a flurry of running around, shopping for supplies, and making sure your student has everything they need for their first day back. Head off any oral hygiene issues by scheduling an appointment before the year begins for less stress before the bus … [Read more...]

3 Tips to Keep Teeth and Gums Healthy During the Summer

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Summer is finally here! It's time for cookouts, swimming pools and lots of sunshine; it's time to make memories that last a lifetime. These are typically the things people think of when they think of summer. While summer is the time for relaxation, it is also important to not neglect your teeth, … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Maintain Good Oral Health While Traveling

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Whether you are planning to travel for business or for pleasure, breaking free from the daily grind is not only relaxing, but it is also the time when you at risk of ignoring your important habits. It is important to remember that traveling is not a valid reason to let go to let your healthy habits … [Read more...]

How To Improve Your Infant and Toddlers Teeth and Gum Care

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There is more to good oral hygiene than having a dazzling smile. The way you take care of your teeth, gums and mouth will have an impact on your overall physical health, so it is essential that good oral hygiene start as early as infancy. As a parent, it is important to know what to expect as your … [Read more...]

April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month

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Oral Cancer is nothing that should be taken lightly. Oral cancer kills nearly one person every hour of every day of the year.  Those who are diagnosed with oral cancer, only about 60% will live longer than five years. Those who do survive are likely to suffer long term problems such as difficulties … [Read more...]

Did George Washington Have Wooden Teeth?

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Fact or Myth:  Did George Washington Have Wooden Teeth? We have all heard the story that George Washington had wooden teeth, but is it true?  Hardly. Our former first President did suffer from many problems with his failing dental health, but he did not have wooden teeth.  So, how did this myth … [Read more...]