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, […]
We’ve got a whole bunch of baby photos from the Door County Dental Care staff members. Visit our Facebook page to leave a comment guessing whose photo belongs to which staff member. Check back here or on our Facebook page to see the latest post! Who Am I? This award winning smile started early and has […]
Another satisfied patient and stuffed animal winner at Door County Dental Care!
Door County Dental Care staff members Ginger, Sue, and Sherry presenting to the first grade students at Southern Door. An avid audience and adorable students made the presentation enjoyable!
Every February is designated National Children’s Dental Health Month. It also makes a great time to visit local classrooms to teach children about the importance of dental hygiene as well as the proper way to care for your teeth and mouth. Take a look at the pictures below of Door County Dental Care resident dentist […]
Congratulations to our most recent coloring contest winner! A perfectly colored Christmas tree won this young patient a movie and bucket of popcorn. As always we invite all of our younger patrons to enter our coloring contest during office visits for their chance to win
It was great to have Jill Meyer-Lippert RDH from Side Effect Support LLC at our office for a continuing education session on oral cancer. Side Effect Support LLC is dedicated to improving the oral health and overall well being of those fighting cancer. They are committed to assisting oncology patients and their providers through education. […]
Our most recent stuffed animal winner was pleased to receive his new bear! Does your child have an appointment at our dental clinic? Don’t forget to enter the stuffed animal drawing for their chance to win a brand new plush toy.
The 2017 Halloween Candy Buyback was a big success this year. We were able to collect 105 pounds of candy at our dental clinic. A big thank you to all of the kids who brought candy in. It’s always wonderful to see our patients participate in a fun and rewarding event like the Candy Buyback.
Take a look at this adorable Door County Dental Care patient with his new stuffed dog. Kids – have a dentist appointment coming up? Make it fun by entering our stuffed animal drawing contest and you might get your very owned stuffed creature to cherish!
Support Our Troops 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 offer a […]
This past month’s coloring contest winner received the film “Little Rascals” and a bucket of popcorn. Kids – if you have an appointment at our office don’t forget to enter our coloring contest for your chance to win a movie and popcorn!
Take a look at this adorable Door County Dental Care patient loving his new stuffed elephant. Kids – have a dentist appointment coming up? Make it fun by entering our stuffed animal drawing contest and you might get your very owned stuffed creature to cherish!
We all know how important brushing your teeth is to your dental health, but too many individuals aren’t aware that cleaning your tongue should also be incorporated into your daily dental hygiene routine. Bacteria is the main cause of tooth decay, and although bacteria on the tongue won’t directly cause tooth decay it can certainly […]
Congratulations to our latest coloring contest winner with her beautiful summer sun! We hope you enjoy your popcorn and movie. Kids – don’t forget to enter our coloring contest when you’re in the office.