Monthly Archives: April 2015

Things Besides Brushing that Take 2 Minutes

We’ve all heard the adage that we should be brushing for at least two minutes, and somehow, two minutes feels like an eternity when we’re brushing, even though it’s really not that long. To put it into context, here are some other small tasks that take only two minutes.  Sending … Read More

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Chewing Ice and Your Teeth

Especially during a hot summer day here in Arizona, it’s common for people to chomp down on ice cubes to help them cool down. The problem is that chewing ice really does a number on your teeth. Good oral hygiene habits and proper dental care should make for a lifetime … Read More

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Save time next appointment by filling in your forms at home

These days, the technology of modern dentistry has advanced to provide you with quick, safe and effective treatment options to take care of your oral health. Not only do we have advanced dental procedures and techniques here at DC Dental, but we’ve also made your visit more convenient by providing … Read More

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Dentistry through the 20th Century

Modern dentistry, like modern medicine in general, has come a long way in the past 115 years. Some procedures that we take for granted nowadays had not been thought of in the year 1900. Here’s a glimpse at how the world of dentistry changed in the 20th century. There were … Read More

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4 Tips for a Brighter Smile at Work

So you have a solid routine of brushing and flossing twice a day, and visiting your dentist for regular checkups, but what about the times when you’re at work? What can you do to keep your pearly whites pearly while you’re in the office throughout the day? We came up … Read More

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Ideas for Conquering your Child’s Fear of the Dentist

Taking kids to the dentist is necessary to keep their teeth healthy and promote excellent oral hygiene habits. It can also be an arduous task to get them to go peacefully. Knowing how crucial it is to instill great oral care habits into your children, Here are some ideas to … Read More

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Fun Weekend Getaways in and around Arizona

As the weather gets warmer in the valley, more and more people think about where to go to escape the heat.  Luckily, we live very close to many great weekend spots within a few hours’ drive or a quick flight.  Here are some of our favorite places to get away … Read More

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Opening day for MLB, D’Backs

It’s officially springtime, and all the major leaguers are stretched and ready for another season of big league baseball! Consisting of 162 games per season, the MLB regular season stretches from early April to early October this year with the postseason following. The first game this year will be on … Read More

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Spring Break Travel Tips for your Dental Health

Vacations are a great way to leave it all behind for a little while. It’s also easy for some people to take a vacation from their oral health habits, which can be dangerous. Long car rides or busy airports can prevent us from maintaining good care of our teeth and … Read More

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Phoenix Suns with the Brightest Smiles

The 2014-2015 is winding to a close and your Phoenix Suns are in the homestretch. While the playoffs may be just out of reach, the Suns have some strong talent on their roster, as well as some bright smiles. Here’s a look at some of the brightest smiles on the … Read More

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