Appointment Confirmations

Smile has a new appointment reminder and confirmation system! While this system will be more user friendly and provide more flexibility for our patients, new systems always require a bit of adjustment and patience.  Because the upgrade required a new software provider, email confirmations will start with a “welcome email”.  Please watch for this email in your inbox or junk mail. If you are used to s… Continue Reading

Thank You for Sharing Your Candy!

Many thanks the the local community for participating in the 10th Annual Halloween Candy Buyback. Together we collected over 350 lbs of candy that will be shipped to US troops overseas on Friday. And congratulations to Peach Plains Elementary for collecting the most candy! Above is what they created to collect their candy – awesome!!!! They earned an additional $2 per pound for their efforts plus an amaz… Continue Reading

The Halloween Candy Buyback Returns!

  Smile Dental Partners is proud to host its 10th Annual Halloween Candy Buyback.  Please join us by “giving back” your un-favorite, unopened candy.  Kids will earn $1 for every pound turned in.  AND, any community member can turn in their candy and ear-mark their favorite participating school.  The school with the  most candy donated will earn $2 per pound!… Continue Reading

We’re Hiring!

We’re a looking for two Patient Coordinators  and two Dental Assistants to join our growing team! If you, or someone you know, may be interested in joining the Smile team, please have them contact us (details below): Patient Coordinator Join the Smile team!  If you love helping people and like to be challenged and appreciated, this is your opportunity.  3-5 days/week plus benefits.   Dental experienc… Continue Reading

Sealants – A Good Choice for your Child.

Our pediatric dentists recommend sealants frequently.  And there’s good reason for it.  Studies show they could prevent 80% of future cavities in children. What is a sealant?  A sealant is a liquid that is brushed over a tooth that hardens and creates a protective barrier between bacteria and the tooth’s enamel. Why does a tooth need a sealant?  Sealants are applied specifically to molars. Molar… Continue Reading

Extra Halloween Candy?

Little witches and goblins returned home from trick-or-treating this year and sorted through their bags of candy, sorting their very favorites.  And all that candy in the house is fun for a couple days.   Yes, even we enjoy it too! The problem is that it lingers for weeks and some never gets eaten at all.  As a parent, you can rest easy knowing your kids’ extra candy can be donated to a good cause – Operatio… Continue Reading

Candy Buyback Returns!

Halloween is just days away and that means the return of the Halloween Candy Buyback! From November 1 -3, Little Smiles has partnered with local schools for our 9th annual Halloween Candy Buyback.  November 1st – 3rd from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Children bring their unopened candy to Little Smiles and we buy it back for $1 per pound Another $1 per pound is also donated to the local school of the child’s choice. Top colle… Continue Reading

The Braces Debate – Dentist or Orthodontist?

When people meet the first thing they notice is the other person’s eyes, second teeth and third hair.  If so, why do most people worry more about who cuts their hair than who straightens their teeth? When you are ready to explore braces, how do you know who to call?  What is the difference between a dentist who offers orthodontics and an orthodontist? Dentists and orthodontists are both doctors and have graduated f… Continue Reading

Smile Partners with New Insurance Plans

Smile is pleased to announce new partnerships with several insurance plans. While we accept almost all insurance plans, we are now In-Network Providers with: Delta Premier Delta Healthy Kids/MiChild Healthy Michigan Blue Cross Blue Shield Par Select Cigna DPPO Assurant (Stratus Network) United Concordia (Stratos Network) Aetna (DHA Network) MetLife (Stratos Network) Principal (Stratos Network) As an In-N… Continue Reading