Blog Posts Categorized: Oral Health



January 12th, 2017
24 things more expensive than dental insurance
January 10th, 2017
Historic 1945 news article shows just how far dentistry has come

by Leah Kinney, RDH, MS     Dentistry in 1945 looked nothing like it does today – and this fascinating and somewhat prophetic 1945 Star Tribune article is proof.  In 1945, the then Star Journal (today the Star Tribune) story about the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry proved to be a very accurate predictor… Read more »

January 3rd, 2017
Going to the dentist

Visiting the dentist is fun!  Below, Dental Hygienist Leah explores what kids can expect to see and experience at their very first dental appointment.

December 29th, 2016
Better Health Through Oral Health!

By Dr. Sheila Strock As we begin a new year, many of us renew our focus on our health. Keeping your teeth for as long as you live is an excellent goal for long-term health. Start the New Year by taking good care of your teeth! Understanding the threats to our teeth is crucial to… Read more »

December 27th, 2016
How diets affect the health of your smile
December 20th, 2016
High-tech oral health gifts – are they worth the extra money?

So most of your holiday shopping is done, but you are still in search of a unique gift for the tech-savvy, health-conscious person on your list. Here’s a holiday buying guide to help you weigh the pros and cons of giving a high-tech dental product. Electric Toothbrushes (example) Worth it?  Yes. Several studies have shown… Read more »