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How to “Spring Clean” Your Dental Health Routine

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Warmer weather, budding trees…signs of spring are all around us! The first few glimpses of spring-like weather may send us into a spring cleaning frenzy around our homes and yards. Before you grab your bucket, squeegee, and mop, take a moment to think about your dental health routine. Could it use a little sprucing up? […]

Save Time with Same-Day Dentistry [Infographic]

Same-day dentistry makes it convenient to get the dental work you need done on your time.

Life is busy – whether your schedule is full of conference calls, taking the kids to soccer practice, or squeezing in your hot yoga class – visiting the dentist multiple times to get a crown is probably not high on your to-do list. Same-day dentistry is the solution! Traditional crowns require multiple visits and placement […]

Sleep Apnea: Is It a Big Deal?

Sleep apnea is a big deal

Sleep apnea contributes to 450,000 death per year. So, yes! It is a big deal if you don’t undergo the proper channels to treat this deadly disease. If you believe you or a loved one have sleep apnea, you’re not alone. In America, sleep apnea affects more than 12 million people. In honor of Sleep Awareness […]

Women’s History Month: 4 Women Who’ve Changed the Face of Dentistry

March is Women's History Month!

Did you know? Only 1.1% of dental students were female in 1968. That number dramatically increased to 47.7% in 2014.  [SOURCE] We decided to celebrate Women’s History Month by sharing four women dentists who’ve changed the face of dentistry. You could say they are responsible for contributing to the above statistic (along with many other aspiring female […]

February is American Heart Month – Are You Listening?

Did you know that heart disease is the #1 killer for women in America?

Since 1964, American presidents have been warning the American public about the very real danger of heart disease. Why? Each year, one out of every three deaths in America is caused by heart disease. This is more than any other deadly disease, including cancer. Because of this, the month of February has been designated as […]

Childhood Obesity – Weighing the Risks and Solutions

Childhood Obesity has reached Epidemic Proportions

We all want the best for the kids in our lives. We work hard every day to provide for them and plan for their futures. But according to the latest statistics, 1 in 5 of our children is facing a serious risk to their health due to childhood obesity. September is Childhood Obesity Awareness month to […]

The Best Way to Tell Someone to Whiten Their Teeth

Inspiring teeth whitening by showing off your gleaming white smile.

We all know that person with the beautiful teeth and yellow smile. Your boss. Your boyfriend. Your sister. We care about people and want them to look their best. But teeth whitening can be a sensitive subject (no pun intended) and treatments can vary in price and effectiveness. Why should people want a fresh, gleaming smile? What’s the […]

8 Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling

You can maintain healthy teeth while traveling with these essential tips.

What are your travel plans this summer? Whether you’re planning a long weekend at the beach, a rustic camping adventure, or an international getaway, no doubt you’re excited about your upcoming escape. The house-sitter is booked, your bags are packed…but do you have everything you need to maintain healthy teeth while traveling? It can be easy […]