Category Archives: Dental fun

Wearing O’ The Green… Teeth?

May the road rise to meet you and may the wind always be at your back.  A lovely Irish saying you may hear a festive friend share on the holiday known for the wearing o' the green - St. Patrick's Day. But if dentists had their own version, they might think of adding a bit…
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Love Your Child’s Dental Health This February

Little teeth need love and care every day. In February, the American Dental Association focuses on ways to help ensure that children are getting the support they need to set them on the path to a lifetime of healthy teeth. February is National Children's Dental Health Month National Children’s Dental Health observances began with a…
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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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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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Happy Tooth Fairy Day!

"My tooth is loose!" Such excitement and anticipation in that one phrase. Not only does it mean that your child is growing and reaching new milestones but it also means that a visit from that elusive but firmly believed sprite, the Tooth Fairy, is coming soon! And what better day to get ready than on…
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How Old Are Your Fillings?

History. Whether we refer to it as the "the good old days" or "the dark ages", we view whatever topic we're discussing through our current experiences. With dental procedures having made such advancements in the recent past, we think most people would agree that, if they could choose between having dental work and fillings done during pretty…
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Tooth Fairy Tales

Ah, the magical being who spirits away children's teeth, gently sliding them out from under sleeping little heads and leaving a gold coin, a dollar or a small little trinket in its place as payment. Many of us probably received visits from this nocturnal being as children and have turned around and carried on the tradition…
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Valentine, You’re Tooth-riffic!

February is Children's Dental Health Month and what better time to show those little chompers some love! Whether you want to leave a sweet message to encourage bedtime brushing or save for the Tooth Fairy to leave a little something extra under the pillow during her next fly-by, these cute little notes will bring a toothy…
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Metro Detroit Dentist Offers Halloween Candy Buyback Program

We are offering cash for candy, supporting our troops and taking a against sweets this Halloween. Dr. Mansour, DDS is redefining the phrase “put your money where your mouth is.” This Halloween, trick-or-treaters can bring their excess candy to Family Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry and receive $1 per pound. Dr. Mansour, DDS has joined the movement…
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Stop Fussing Over Nail-Biting and Thumb-sucking?

It sometimes seems like when children are young they put EVERYTHING in their mouths, from their thumbs, to their nails to that long-forgotten cracker that rolled under the couch!   Parents wisely worry about building blocks becoming choking hazards or children picking up germs from that toy they are popping in their mouth right after…
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