• How Does Tooth Care in the United States Compare with Other Countries?

    Posted on July 1, 2016

    The United States healthcare system is always in the news, whether it’s the latest legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act or dire studies about the health of Americans. Yet these discussions usually fail to mention an important part of the U.S. medical system. That subject is tooth care. Dental care rarely gets the same […]

  • Oral Anatomy – An Internal Tour of Your Mouth

    Posted on July 1, 2016

    There’s no getting around it: the human mouth can be a messy place. Sharp teeth, billion-fold bacteria, gallons of saliva and other things are inside your mouth – and somehow, the entire system works wonderfully. The key phrase in that first sentence is, “can be a messy place.” If you take care of your mouth, […]

    Oral Anatomy

  • 15 Facts About Teeth That Will Keep You Up at Night

    Posted on June 23, 2016

    We rarely give our teeth much thought. But this blog post is about to change that. Read below – these stats, statements, and tid-bites take a chomp out of tooth conventional wisdom. And they might produce a sleepless moment or ten. Chew on these following facts: Watch your brush. A toothbrush is usually your best […]

    15 Facts about Teeth that will keep you up at night

  • Shark Week Shark-o-graphic

    Posted on June 22, 2016

    It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year again— Discovery Channel’s Shark Week! Test your friend’s knowledge with this sharkographic full of razor sharp toothy facts. Shark Week Shark-o-graphic was last modified: July 6th, 2016 by drdental

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  • Lights…Camera…Crowns, Caps & Root Canals: 5 Movies Featuring Dentists

    Posted on June 2, 2016

    On the list of Hollywood-compatible professions, dentists aren’t high on the list. High-profile lawyers, athletes, CEOs and even exterminators (Ghostbusters, Arachnophobia) usually get all the camera time. But the spotlight has occasionally made an appearance at the dentist’s office. Here are five movies – some funny, some scary, some dramatic, and all with dentists in […]

  • 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

  • 7 Easy Ways to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene (Infographic)

    Posted on April 20, 2016

    Oral hygiene starts at home. Use the following cleaning techniques regularly, and you won’t dread that upcoming visit to the dentist!   Share this Image On Your Site <p><strong>Please include attribution to http://https://www.mydrdental.com with this graphic.</strong></p> <p><a href=’https://www.mydrdental.com/7-easy-ways-to-maintain-good-oral-hygiene-infographic’><img src=’https://www.mydrdental.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Dr_Dental-1.jpg’ alt=’Easy Ways to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene’ width=’540px’ border=’0′ /></a></p> <p> #1 – Brush twice (even […]

    Brushing Teeth

  • How Well Do You Know Your Teeth? (Quiz)

    Posted on March 21, 2016

    How Well Do You Know Your Teeth? (Quiz) was last modified: March 21st, 2016 by drdental

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  • How Your Teeth Rot (Infographic)

    Posted on February 26, 2016

      When we hear of a “major health crisis,” dental health usually doesn’t come to mind. The Zika virus, Ebola, SARS and other infectious diseases get plenty of publication. Even chronic illnesses like obesity command considerable attention. But did you know that millions of Americans experience tooth rot and tooth decay? Because the teeth and […]

  • Dr. Dental of New Bedford Presents its First Annual Luau Day

    Posted on August 19, 2015

    On Saturday, August 1, 2015 Dr. Dental of New Bedford had our first Annual Luau Day! Local parents, kids, and the staff of our New Bedford location all had a blast. There was pizza, raffles, prizes, games and face painting. We also had potato sack races, freeze dance contests, tic tac toe, and of course […]