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Dental implants are widely recognized as the best tooth replacement option available. For most people, though, it’s a long process: after a tooth is extracted the socket is allowed to heal and fill in with new bone before implant surgery: that can take anywhere from two to five months. Afterward, there’s usually a two– to […]
Ah, the baby teeth: those cute little pearl buttons that start to appear in a child’s mouth at around 6 to 9 months of age. Like pacifiers and bedtime stories, they’ll be gone before you know it — the last usually disappear by age 10-13. So if the dentist tells you that your young child […]
Did you know that in 1866 Lucy Beaman Hobbs became the first licensed female dentist!
Did you know? The earliest record of a toothbrush was found in Chinese literature about 1600 AD.
Did you know that Grand Rapids, MI was the first American city to fluoridate its water.
Did you know? Kids in North America spend half a billion dollars per year on chewing gum.
Did you know that according to consumer reports, dentists are among the 5 most trusted professionals in the United States.
Did you know that a child will have 20 teeth by the time he or she is 2 years old? Through childhood, kids gradually lose baby teeth and grow 32 permanent teeth, including wisdom teeth.
Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dentist, we’re excited you are here. With the dental industry advancing, we recognize the importance of keeping our patients and visitors up to date with all of the new and exciting things taking place in our practice. As we move forward with our blog, we […]