• 4 Scariest Dental Problems in the U.S. – And How to Avoid Them (Infographic)

    Posted on May 31, 2016

    At Dr. Dental, we’ve seen it all. But what dental problems are our patients most worried about? Here are four issues that deserve a spot in the Dental Horror Hall of Fame. OK, they’re not that bad, but they still deserve attention – both for what they actually are, and also how you can avoid […]

    4 Scariest Dental Problems

  • Tooth Tips for A Happy Thanksgiving

    Posted on November 26, 2014

    You know what’s great about Thanksgiving? There’s no pressure to give the perfect gift. And it’s all about relaxing, cheering on your favorite football team (Go Patriots!), discussing what we are thankful for and of course – eating lots of delicious food. But with all the non-stop eating New Englanders do on this holiday, it’s […]

  • Dr. Dental Gives Back In Stamford and Derby

    Posted on October 30, 2014

    Giving back – whether it’s through good patient care or community events – is something we pride ourselves on at Dr. Dental. In the past, we’ve partnered with organizations like United Way and even sent oral hygiene kits to soldiers serving our country overseas. We’re always looking around to see who we can make SMILE next. Recently, we had […]

  • Why Do Pirates Have Bad Teeth? {Dental Fun For International Talk Like A Pirate Day}

    Posted on September 19, 2014

    Avast, me hearties! Today – September 19 – is International Talk Like A Pirate Day. To celebrate, we thought we’d have a little fun here at Dr. Dental. Look in any child’s picture book and you will see that pirates are always depicted with crooked or missing teeth. But why do pirates have bad teeth? […]

  • Dr. Dental Partners with United Way of Massachusetts Bay & Merrimack Valley To Ease Back-to-School Burdens

    Posted on August 4, 2014

    At Dr. Dental, we pride ourselves on giving back to the East Coast communities we serve. Our dedicated employees live here too and we are committed to service and paying it forward. We have a history of community service at Dr. Dental, partnering in the past to send hygiene products to the brother of an […]

  • 7 Inspiring Quotes About SMILING From Famous People

    Posted on July 23, 2014

    It’s no secret that SMILES are our favorite – whether it’s making you – our valued Dr. Dental patients — happy with the affordable work we do or simply by sharing a smile-worthy story or quote on Facebook or Twitter. Our Dr. Dental experts here in New England want to share these inspirational quotes about SMILING from […]

  • Oil Pulling: Just a Fad or Worthy Oral Health Habit?

    Posted on June 30, 2014

    If you’ve been scanning your Facebook or Twitter timeline recently, you may have seen friends, family and maybe even one of your favorite celebrities discussing oil pulling. This trend is rooted in ancient Ayurvedic Indian medicine and is said to have a variety of oral health benefits, including preventing decay, bad breath, gum disease, reducing […]

  • Re-Think Your Drink This Summer: Five Soda Alternatives

    Posted on May 27, 2014

    With summer’s heat quickly approaching the East Coast, we want to remind our Dr. Dental patients to think twice before reaching for a sugary beverage like soda or even a sports or energy drink to re-hydrate. It’s no secret that sipping too many of these types of beverages is unhealthy. Not only can these drinks […]

  • 5 Products To Keep Your Oral Health In Check While On-The-Go

    Posted on April 24, 2014

    Work, school, vacation: We all lead busy lives and oral health may not always be top of mind. Thanks to modern technology though, there are many convenient alternatives to carrying your toothbrush and toothpaste everywhere you go. The East Coast dental experts here at Dr. Dental are sharing 5 products to keep your oral health […]

  • The Importance of Fluoride For Your Teeth

    Posted on January 22, 2014

    At Dr. Dental, a topic we discuss frequently with patients is the importance of fluoride for your teeth. Today we’re going to break down what that means exactly.  First, what is fluoride exactly? Fluoride is a mineral that occurs naturally in all water sources, even the oceans. The fluoride ion comes from the element fluorine […]