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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: October 17, 2017
At Burns Family Dentistry, one of our goals is to help raise awareness about breast cancer and try to do our part to help.  For several years now, we have taken a staff picture (with our best pink fanfare), posted information on our Blog/Facebook page, and made a donation to ...
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Want to win a free dinner on us??

Posted on: September 28, 2017
Congrats to Glenda, winner of our recent Google promotion of an awesome Sonicare Flexcare Platinum tooth brush!  Thank you to everyone that participated :-) you are all winners to us! If you would like to be a winner like Glenda, just leave us a Google review this month.  This month's prize ...
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How often should you get a Teeth Cleaning?

Posted on: September 20, 2017
You’ve probably heard how important it is to get a professional teeth cleaning to reduce the risk of cavities and gum disease, but how often do you really need to schedule a cleaning? If you have good oral hygiene habits and a healthy mouth, your dentist and dental hygienist will ...
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Welcome Fall! Wilmington, NC activities

Posted on: September 11, 2017
Fall is rapidly approaching so let the fun fall festivities begin! This weekend (9/16-9/17) is full of fun activities for the whole family. Here are a couple activities to look for: Summer Harvest Festival at Poplar Grove Plantation Enjoy this 2 day event with a 1930's themed carnival for the kids, live ...
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Cape Fear Detachment #1070 Marine Corps

Posted on: August 23, 2017
Burns Family Dentistry is proud to support the efforts of the Cape Fear Detachment of the Marine Corps League.  Each year since 1775, Marines around the world gather in local ceremonies to commemorate the Found of the US Marine Corps. This year marks the 242nd birthday of the Marine Corps and ...
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National Tell A Joke Day

Posted on: August 16, 2017
Q: Is Google male or female? A: Female, because it doesn't let you finish a sentence before making  a suggestion. :) August 16 is National Tell A Joke Day!! Within my research I was unable to find the origin or creator of National Tell a Joke Day but according to National Day ...
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CPR and OSHA for Dental?

Posted on: August 7, 2017
At Burns Family Dentistry, we believe in staying current - everyone on our team is CPR certified and we do an annual practice review of OSHA (Occupation Safety and Health Administration) to ensure we are up to date with the most current information/practices to ensure everyone's safety. CPR and OSHA, No ...
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Want to win a free dinner?

Posted on: August 2, 2017
Congrats to Ginny, winner of our recent Google promotion of custom bleach trays!  Thank you to everyone that participated :-) you are all winners to us! If you would like to be a winner like Ginny, just leave us a Google review this month.  This month's prize is a $50 gift ...
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Xerostomia, also known as "dry mouth" can be very uncomfortable and patients that suffer from it are also at a greater risk for cavities. Some medications, chemotherapy or radiation and even age are some common causes of dry mouth. Often patients try to relieve symptoms by drinking fluids or sucking ...
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Do you use an electric toothbrush? If not, what are you waiting for? If you’ve been on fence about switching to an electric toothbrush we’re here to help. Today we’re going to review the top 5 benefits of using an electric toothbrush. 1. An electronic toothbrush keeps your teeth, gums, and ...
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