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Donate to Toys for Tots by December 15th!

It's Toys for Tots time!  We are now officially in the thick of the holiday season. Really, how does it sneak up on us every year? Gift Suggestions If you've been considering a way to give back this holiday season, giving the gift of play is a great way to spread some holiday cheer. Toys…
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Let’s Get to Flossing!

Today's the day! Get out that floss and get ready to do something you tell your dentist you do anyway! But if it's, ahem, been awhile, read through these few pointers to refresh your flossing skills. Flossing Frequency The American Dental Association recommends cleaning between your teeth once a day. Cleaning with floss helps to…
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Thanksgiving Eats & Your Teeth

But they also are There's so much to love about Thanksgiving dinner. Whether your favorite is the cranberries, the pumpkin pie or the main event - the turkey  - brush up on some holiday do's and don'ts as you get ready to enjoy your feast! Turkey It's the star of the day! Packed with protein,…
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Support Our Toys for Tots Donation Drive Through December 15th

We're starting to get into the holiday spirit here at Family Laser & Cosmetic Dentistry, thinking of turkey, stuffing and pumpkin pies!! It's a time for families and thankfulness and anticipation of the festive season ahead. In that spirt, we are excited to once again be a proud supporter of the Toys for Tots donation efforts. Toys…
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Milestones in Military Dental History

As we look toward closing out our Halloween Candy Buyback to benefit our troops for the year, we thought it would be interesting to share some key dates in military dental history for Veterans' Day. 1700s 1780 Jacques Gardette, a French Navy dentist when he arrived in America in 1778, was probably the first medically…
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Halloween Candy BuyBack!

We hope all of the little ghosts and goblins out there have a fun and festive Halloween tomorrow! After the treats have been sorted and counted, consider donating some candy to our Halloween Candy Buyback program... spread the sweets and save some teeth! Candy Buyback for Troops Trick-or-treaters can bring their excess candy to Family Laser…
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Halloween Treats & Your Teeth

Trick-or-treating for candy goes hand-in-hand with Halloween. And then all that candy goes hand to mouth, getting chomped up by little teeth! With so much candy coming your way and your child's way over the next week or two, breaking down the worst of the offenders can help you steer clear of dental damage. Know Your…
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Celebrating Dental Assistant Kimberly this October!

We're thankful for the great team we have here at Family Laser & Cosmetic Dentistry. This month, we are giving a special nod to dental assistant Kimberly Atkinson! Celebrating Kimberly Kimberly celebrates her 18th anniversary with us this month and her birthday on October 16th! Kimberly graduated in 1982 from Fayetteville Community College in North…
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Halloween Candy BuyBack Program is Back!

Halloween is synonymous with creative costumes, chilling decorations, spooky stories and CANDY... so much CANDY! Americans love Halloween, spending an estimated $8.4 billion on the holiday in 2016 - $2.5 billion of that spent on candy alone. With so much candy being passed out to trick or treaters and partygoers over the Halloween season, sometimes too…
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Never Fear, Laser Dentistry is Here!

Taking care of your dental health shouldn't give you a fright! We know some patients may be nervous about having dental work done but, with so many advancements in the field, it's time to rest easy! Laser Dentistry Whether you need a simple filling, laser decontamination, root canal therapy or a crown procedure, our laser will…
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