What’s New at Door County Dental Care

Too Much Toothpaste?

Using the Correct Amount of Toothpaste When Brushing Your Child's Teeth

Did you know that many children are using too much toothpaste to brush their teeth? The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that children under the age of three use an amount of toothpaste equal to the size of a grain of rice. For children ages 3 to 6 the ADA recommends that an amount of […]

Latest Coloring Contest Winner

Coloring Contest Winner at Door County Dental Care in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

Congratulations to our latest coloring contest winner! Winners receive a DVD and popcorn bowl. Kids don’t forget to enter the contest when you’re in the office for your next appointment.

Coloring Contest Winner

Door County Dental Care Coloring Contest Winner - Back to the Future and a Popcorn Bowl.

Our most recent coloring contest winner received a DVD of “Back to the Future” and a popcorn bowl. Kids – next time you come in make sure to submit your entry to our coloring contest for your chance to win!

Ellie Helm Foundation

Door County Dental Care Staff in Ellie Helm Foundation Shirts

The Door County Dental Care staff looking svelte with a splash of pink in their Ellie Helm Foundation long sleeve t-shirts.  The Ellie Helm Foundation is a local Door County non profit charity that was established to ensure that Ellie’s legacy of helping others lives on. The foundation supports some of the things Ellie was […]

Over 150 Pounds of Candy Donated!

2018 Halloween Candy Buyback Results at Door County Dental Care

2018 Halloween Candy Buyback Results! We are excited to report that we bought back 150 pounds of Halloween candy this year which is the most candy we have ever collected in the history of the Door County Dental Care Halloween candy buyback. A great big thank you to all of the kids in our community […]

Stuffed Bear Winner

August 2018 Stuffed Animal Winner at Door County Dental Care

Congratulations to our most recent stuff animal winner Danica. Kids don’t forget to enter our stuffed animal drawing when you are in the office. It could be your lucky day!

2018 Halloween Candy Buyback

2017 Door County Halloween Candy Buyback in Sturgeon Bay, WI

Support Adopt a Soldier Organization Wed, Nov. 1st – Fri, Nov. 10th The fall season has arrived and that means Halloween is practically here. Trick or treating is just a few weeks away and that means a major candy influx for kids. Every year Door County Dental Care holds the Halloween Candy Buyback in order to […]

Good Patient T-Shirt Winners

Good Patient T-Shirt Winner at Door County Dental Care in Sturgeon Bay, WI

Good Patient T-Shirt Winners! Few enjoy a visit to the dentist, but the reward of a t-shirt gives the positive reinforcement to make the next visit that much more enjoyable.

Stuffed Animal Winner

May 2018 Coloring Contest Winner at Door County Dental Care in Sturgeon Bay, WI

Camden is our latest stuffed animal winner. He is pictured with his new teddy bear. Kids – enter for your chance to win a stuffed animal at your next office visit. It’s a great reason to look forward to making a trip to the dentist.

Most Recent Coloring Contest Winner

Most Recent 2018 Coloring Contest Winner at Door County Dental Care in Sturgeon Bay, WI

Congratulations to Sam, our most recent coloring contest winner. What a delightful array of colors for these summer blooms! Sam won a DVD of Matilda and a bucket of popcorn to accompany her film. Kids don’t forget to enter our coloring contest during your office visit for your chance to win.

2018 Free Athletic Mouthguard Day Follow Up

Door County Dental Care hygienist taking an impression from a Free Athletic Mouthguard Day participant

  The 10th annual Free Athletic Mouthguard Day took place last Thursday June 28, 2018.  All area student athletes were invited to receive a free custom-fit, team color-coordinated mouthguard. A custom fit mouthguard provides superior protection from sports related dental injuries when compared to off the shelf mouthguard products. The first step when creating a custom […]

May Stuffed Animal Winner

May Stuffed Animal Winner

Congratulations to our May stuffed animal winner! This month’s prize was a very cute plush red teddy bear. Kids should remember to enter our stuffed animal contest when visiting our office.

10th Annual FREE Athletic Mouthguard Day

Child Fitted with Athletic Dental Mouthguard in Door County, WI

Spring is here and summer is just around the corner, which means it’s almost time for Door County Dental Care’s 10th Annual FREE Athletic Mouthguard Day. Mouthguards are an essential part of protective safety equipment when playing sports. On Thursday June 28th from 12pm to 4pm the staff at Door County Dental Care will be providing FREE […]

History of Athletic Mouthguards

Beginnings in Boxing A “gum shield,” the predecessor to the modern mouthguard, was originally developed in the late 1800s by Woolf Krause, a British dentist that aimed to prevent debilitating lip lacerations sustained by boxers. Boxers would frequently utilize materials like cotton, tape, sponge, and wood to fashion their own, often inadequate, protection.1 Woolf’s son, […]