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June 25, 2014
Three Tips When You Buy Your Own Dental Insurance

Three Tips When You Buy Your Own Dental Insurance

As you can imagine, we deal quite a bit with dental insurance. We are by no means experts, but here are some areas that you might […]
June 12, 2014
If flossing adds years to our lives, why don't we do it more?

If Flossing Adds Years to Our Lives, Why Don’t We Do It More?

Flossing has a number of critical benefits, including the surprising one that it can add years to your life. So why don’t more people floss more […]
May 30, 2014
8 Ways to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

8 Ways to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

I don’t take it personally when I meet a new patient for the first time and they reveal that a dentist office (not mine of course, […]
May 15, 2014
Children's Teeth Sports Drinks

What Will Summer Sports Drinks Do To Children’s Teeth?

Play ball! Summer will soon be upon us, as will those warm days and nights at the baseball/soccer/etc. While many parents are aware of the detrimental […]
May 1, 2014
10 Things You Didn't Know About Your Toothbrush

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Toothbrush

Ah, the toothbrush. Your weapon in the war against tooth decay. Many people take our bristled friends for granted, but I’m going to share 10 little-known […]
April 17, 2014
The Dangers of Caring For Your Children’s Teeth But Not Your Own

The Dangers of Caring For Your Children’s Teeth But Not Your Own

As a mom, I understand that your kids are your top priority. If you have extra money, you spend it on them first, yourself second. I […]
April 3, 2014
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Why You Need to Be on the Lookout for Oral Cancer

April is Oral Cancer month, and we’re joining in the effort to raise public awareness about this overlooked form of cancer. Rates of oral cancer are […]
March 20, 2014
topical fluoride for kids in Milwaukee

Why I Approve the Use of Topical Fluoride

The use of fluoride in preventing tooth decay has sparked numerous opinions on both sides of the equation. I wanted to use this post to explain […]
March 6, 2014
golden rule of dentistry, Milwaukee's Dr. Abbey LaManna

Extending the Golden Rule of Dentistry

Have you heard of the Golden Rule of Dentistry?  It’s what helps Lakeshore Family Dentistry put your mind at ease. In this interview with Dr. Abbey […]
February 22, 2014
caring for baby teeth in Milwaukee

From Baby Teeth to Permanent Teeth: Learn How They Grow

An amazing amount of oral development occurs in a child as they’re growing up – and it even begins before they’re born. To help parents understand […]