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Holiday Dental Advice

The winter holidays are here, and we couldn’t be happier about it! Sharing presents, watching all the classic holiday films, and seeing the lights and decorations are well worth looking forward to each year. And while celebrating the most wonderful time of the year, it’s good to keep a your teeth in mind so they [...]

2018-11-29T14:08:01+00:00November 29, 2018|

It’s Mouth Cancer Awareness Month

This year 51,000 people will be diagnosed with mouth cancer, which is often beatable when caught early. If detected in time, nine out of ten people diagnosed with early stage mouth cancer survive. Unfortunately, many cases of mouth cancer are not diagnosed until it’s too late. This November, keep in mind how important it is [...]

2018-11-02T16:24:50+00:00November 2, 2018|

Halloween Dental Tips

When maintaining consistent oral health, or simply avoiding a dental emergency, it’s important to know how to be smart when it comes to enjoying this sweet and scary time of year. What to know about Your Halloween Sweet Treats Chocolate It’s no surprise that chocolate would be a safe bet on Halloween. It’s easily the [...]

2018-10-04T12:45:51+00:00October 5, 2018|

Fall Savings from River Oak!

Fall Savings: Through October, get 20% off the Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Ultrasonic Smart Toothbrush and a $20 dollar rebate! It’s pumpkin spice season, Halloween is around the corner, and the holiday desserts are coming soon. Taking care of your teeth is essential And what you brush with is equally important. Make sure you’re brushing with [...]

2018-09-21T13:03:11+00:00September 21, 2018|

Use ‘em or lose ‘em – 2018 Dental Benefits

The end of the year is officially upon us, the holidays are approaching, the heat is hopefully subsiding, and we’re getting ready to end this year on a high note. End your year with healthier teeth and a brighter smile – and use your benefits before you lose them! Think about those New Year’s Resolutions [...]

2018-09-21T10:30:04+00:00September 21, 2018|

Starting D2 and the Candy Store for Dentists

Yay, welcome to D2! We’ve been working hard in our first summer semester but are still carving out time for making memories… other than radiographic localization techniques and type IV hypersensitivity. Put some SHPEP in your step! Impressions Program waxing in sim lab. Photo courtesy of UFCD. One UF Health Science Center’s (UFHSC) [...]

2018-09-20T16:05:07+00:00September 20, 2018|

Recycle with River Oak and Colgate

We all know recycling has changed our world for the better, and now a partnership with River Oak Dental and Colgate is making it easier to keep oral health packaging out of landfills. Most local recycling programs do not accept dental hygiene products like toothbrushes. And you shouldn’t throw toothpaste tubes in the recycling bin [...]

2018-09-04T14:09:47+00:00September 4, 2018|

Start the Year Smiling – Five Essential Back-to-School Dental Tips

The end of summer is fast approaching, and while it would be nice to continue the lazy days of summer just a little bit longer, our kiddos need to return to reading, writing and arithmetic. The start of a new school year is a great opportunity to reinforce healthy dental habits. Here are five tips [...]

2018-08-07T13:56:06+00:00August 7, 2018|

Dental School: Where First Impressions Don’t Matter

Making a Good Impression Clinical labs are hands-down one of my favorite parts of school. Beyond the heaps of bookwork and practice on mannequins, we sometimes get to put what we’ve learned into action, like taking impressions and pouring casts. One thing is for certain, I did not realize how awkward it would be to [...]

2018-07-17T15:11:38+00:00July 13, 2018|
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