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Thanksgiving Kids’ Placemat (PDF Download)

Little mouths are a big deal™! And so are little minds! So if you need to keep them occupied for a few minutes, here’s a fun Thanksgiving placemat to download!

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Fun Facts About Animal Teeth

We might be biased since we know so many great dentists, but we think teeth are fascinating! (No matter if they’re people or animal teeth!)  Teeth aren’t the same for everyone, though. For example, mammals are the only group that has baby teeth that are replaced with adult teeth. This month we thought it would […]

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Smile Generation Serve Day 2018

Kindness Leads to Smiles

It’s amazing how the kindness of a stranger can change your day, your week, your month, or even your life. Kindness can come in many forms.  It may be holding the door for someone, helping someone move, or listening to someone pour out their heart.  No matter what the act of kindness is, it begins […]

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Know the Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease

September is National Gum Care Month. Periodontal (gum) disease often goes undiagnosed and untreated. There are four main contributors to periodontal disease: smoking, diabetes, oral hygiene and genetic factors.  This article dives into the relationships between each of these risk factors in order to make a unique plan to manage your oral hygiene.   Smokers are […]

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Back to Basics

School is starting and it’s time to get back to basics! As summer winds down there are a lot of things on everyone’s lists… kids are likely going back to school, supplies need to be bought, and routines need to be adjusted. As fun as the past couple of months have been, it’s nice to […]

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Braces for Adults

It is never too late for a healthier and more beautiful smile!   There are many reasons adults consider getting braces.  For most, it’s quite simple. They want to have straight teeth and a harmonious smile. For others, the reason might more functional. They may feel that their ‘bite is off,’ or that it is […]

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Oral Health for the Summer

As summer quickly approaches, it is an exciting time with warmer weather, vacations, and kids out of school. Unfortunately, this also means our routines are flipped upside down.Between all the different activities, travel, different sleep schedules, and parents trying to work life can be hectic.  My patients will often tell me they have not been focusing as […]

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Together We Give

  This month our Smile Generation®-trusted offices are coming together to make our dent in the overall water crisis, because together we give. I don’t always think we can imagine what it’s like to not have water.  There are times on hot days when I forget my water bottle and think as I drive how nice it […]

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National Women's Health Week

This One’s For All the Ladies

Whether she’s a mother or not, we want all the ladies to have a healthy smile! In celebration of Mother’s Day and National Women’s Health Week, let’s make sure to celebrate the women in our lives by helping them be healthier and happier for years to come. And let’s start with their smiles. Many people […]

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Earth Day Has Us Going Green

Each year on Earth Day people gather all over the world to take action toward preserving our planet. In honor of the holiday, we made a list of our favorite ways to be kind to the environment and our wallets. Power Down: Unplugging devices and turning power-strips off at night will save electricity. Ditch Disposable: […]

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