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February 7, 2014
childrens' dental health in Milwaukee

13 Things Parents Should Know About Children’s Dental Health

Every year, the American Dental Association sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month in the month of February. It’s the perfect time to answer the top 13 […]
January 2, 2014
dental health resolutions for Milwaukee residents

If Your Teeth and Gums Could Make Dental Health Resolutions for 2014

You’re the decision-maker in your body, but if your teeth and gums had a say in the matter, we think they might do things a little […]
December 20, 2013
Are Digital X-Rays Safe for Your Children?

Are Digital X-Rays Safe for Your Children?

At Lakeshore Family Dentistry, we use digital x-rays every day. The new digital version emits less radiation than ever before. But anytime you’re talking about x-rays […]
December 3, 2013
Why you may not be a good candidate for teeth whitening

Why You Might Not Be Ready For Teeth Whitening

Let me state, first and foremost, that I am a huge fan of teeth whitening. We perform it every day at Lakeshore Family Dentistry, and it […]
October 9, 2013
the best Halloween treats for kids in MIlwaukee

The Most Harmful Halloween Treats for Your Teeth

As a local family dentist, I have to admit this time of year scares me. King-sized candy bars, rock hard Tootsie Rolls and giant gumballs are […]
October 8, 2013
Lakeshore Family Dentistry Halloween candy

Swap Sticky Halloween Candy for Toys and Movie Tickets at Lakeshore Family Dentistry

This Halloween, Lakeshore Family Dentistry at 7155 North Port Washington Road is encouraging young 2013 trick-or-treaters in the Glendale area to trade in their hard and […]
September 25, 2013
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How To Save a Knocked-Out Tooth

For many parents at work, panic sets in when a call from the school office includes the words “accident” and “your child’s tooth.” Knowing what steps […]
August 27, 2013
mouthguard usage for Milwaukee athletes

Alarming Statistics About Mouthguard Usage

When playing a contact sport, it’s only a manner of time before someone’s mouth connects with a bat, ball, helmet or elbow. It is estimated that […]
July 28, 2013
candy, tooth decay, summer time treats, healthy food alternatives for teeth

The Risks of Taking a Summer Vacation from Dental Care

Ahhh, summertime. Cavities’ favorite season! Sugary treats combined with a slackened tooth brushing routine. While summer is a great time to ease up on busy schedules, […]
June 14, 2013
electric toothbrush, preventing tooth decay, electric versus manual toothbrush

Eight Reasons Why Glendale Dentist Says Go Electric

Forty-seven seconds, one time per day. That’s the average time people spend brushing their teeth – about a quarter of the time that is actually needed […]