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Here, you will find short stories and snippets on community events we sponsor or support, tips on making a child’s visit to the dentist a success, great uses for an old toothbrush, and advice for keeping your mouth and body healthy and happy….just to name a few! As you read our articles, please feel free to contact us. Your Friends at Smile Grand Haven… Continue Reading

6 Signs You Need a New Dentist

When do you know it is time for a second opinion when you visit the dentist? 1. Your dental office doesn’t take a full medical history when getting to know you. Better yet, does your dentist read it? On the flip side, if your dentist doesn’t know about any of your underlying problems, he or she will just be spinning his wheels and performing unsuccessful treatments. So fill out those Health and Wellness forms and… Continue Reading

Empower Your Child to a Lifetime of Positive Dentistry

Is your child ready for their first dental visit? Are you looking for ways to ease your child’s fear of the dentist? Below are some tips to ensure success: Bring your child to the office as a “non-patient”, maybe on one of your hygiene visits. He or she can take a ride in the chair, and watch you interact positively with the team. Arrange for a morning appointment. Most children are more positive, alert and receptiv… Continue Reading