News & Events

  • December 13, 2016

Helping to Make the Holidays Bright

We believe in partnering with the communities we serve and helping when we can. The resource group at our corporate office in Melbourne, FL selected The Haven for Children to support this holiday season. Employees and staff shopped and made...

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  • October 19, 2016

#silverlinings #payingitforward

#silverlinings #gratitude #payingitforward

We’re grateful that all our employees and our offices in FL safely weathered Hurricane Matthew. Our good fortune has inspired us to help those less fortunate, we have donated $5K to the Red Cross and $5K to Unicef relief efforts in Haiti. To...

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5 Year Celebration - Charity Campaign
  • April 19, 2016

Dental Partners Launches Choose Your Cause Campaign

To celebrate our five year anniversary, we launched Choose Your Cause, a year-long charity promotion to benefit two charitable organizations, SmileTrain and Water.org. Patients have the option of purchasing an at-home whitening kit or a Sonicare® toothbrush to support the cause of their choice....

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Dental Partners supports Mid-South Mission of Mercy Memphis 2016
  • March 02, 2016

Dental Partners Supports Mid-South Mission of Mercy 2016 Event

Memphis area employees, Dr. Larry Higginbotham, Dr. William Bledsoe, and Dr. Gina Harris, along with hygienist Aileen Leavitt, volunteered services during the inaugural Mid-South Mission of Mercy (MidMOM) held February 26-27, 2016 in Cordova, TN at Bellevue Baptist Church. The MidMOM event...

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Beyond tooth decay: why good dental hygiene is important
  • August 23, 2015

Beyond tooth decay: why good dental hygiene is important

Everyone knows that tooth decay and gum disease are dangerous, but they are also very influential in causing other health-related problems. Alzheimer's disease, pancreatic cancer, heart disease, and more serious health problems can result from poor teeth-management.

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  • August 10, 2015

Treating a common gum condition could reduce risk of heart attacks in kidney disease patients

Common gum diseases are playing a large role in causing heart attacks in patients with chronic kidney disease. Treating these gum conditions in a number of ways (going to your dentist, brushing and flossing regularly) can drastically reduce the chance of a heart attack.

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  • August 10, 2015

The American Dental Association releases guideline on gum disease treatment

The ADA released a list of tips and guidelines on how to treat and manage gum disease. The article says that gum disease is a very prevalent problem in the United States, but many Americans do not even realize when they have it. However, these specific treatments can go a long way in limiting...

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  • August 05, 2015

Kids' dental health habits must start at home

Visiting the dentist is pivotal in keeping healthy teeth for children, but the most important aspect of a child's tooth health begins at home. Brushing, flossing, and eating right are all key for children to maintain healthy teeth.

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  • October 08, 2014

What should I do if my kid eats lots of popsicles and ice cream?

 Cold/hot could be a factor in oral health, obviously the cariogenicity (decay causing) sugar content if not rinsed or brushed right after ingesting such foods is a risk factor as well as the “junk food” substitute for healthy nutrition enters the story. Rinsing immediately dilutes the...

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