Archive for February, 2016
The No-Cavity Diet
Originally written January 2015 for publication in Midlothian NOW Magazine: Yes, you still have to brush and floss, and have your friendly neighborhood dental hygienist clean the areas you might miss. But if you keep your pearly whites sparkly clean and still find yourself on the wrong side of the dentist’s drill, it’s very possible […]
An Unexpected Reason To Take A Closer Look At Your Child’s Tonsils
Originally written in July of 2015 for publication in Midlothian NOW Magazine. Approximately 500,000 tonsillectomies are performed in the US each year. And while the number of these procedures has dropped significantly in the last 30 years, it still remains the second most common childhood surgery. But not for the same reasons you, or perhaps […]
Creating a Legacy of Healthy Smiles…Through Our Kids!
Originally written December 2015: Starting in January, your children’s wellness visits will look a little different, and we’re so excited about it! While we have always tried to make education a big part of what we do, the majority of time your child spent in our office was either watching television, or getting a cleaning; […]