April is National Facial Protection Month

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teen girls playing field hockey

As the weather gets warmer and kids are spending more time outside, perhaps participating in some fun spring sports, we’re happy to see them out of the house doing something active. But it’s not all fun and games when their little smiles and angelic faces are at risk for injuries. That’s one reason our Erdenheim… Read more →

The Best & Worst Easter Candy for Teeth

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Easter candy

As we head into another month with a holiday that’s typically celebrated with loads of candy, our dental office in Erdenheim wants to remind our patients that while you don’t need to totally avoid packing Easter baskets with sweet treats, you should choose your candy wisely. This Easter, try to avoid these top three worst… Read more →

Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month with Your Erdenheim Dentist

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baby brushing teeth

Each and every February, our dental office in Erdenheim joins the American Dental Association (ADA) in celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month. This month-long dedication to children’s oral health strives to promote the importance of proper brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits for strong and healthy growing smiles. This year, learn how you can get… Read more →

Is Tooth Whitening Safe for Teens?

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teen brushes teeth

As your child enters her teen years, she may begin to consider whitening her smile using over-the-counter tooth whitening strips. But as her parent, you’re unsure if smile whitening is safe for her growing grin. Our dental office in Erdenheim is here to provide you some insight on whitening strips and some risks of using… Read more →

The Surprising Reason You Need Vitamin D During Pregnancy

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pregnant woman takes vitamin

During pregnancy, mom-to-be’s body needs adequate amounts of certain vitamins to support not only her system, but her growing baby too. Vitamin D is one of these vitamins that serves an important role. A proper intake of vitamin D helps mom’s bones stay strong, promotes healthy cell division, and supports calcium absorption. But getting enough… Read more →