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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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Top 5 Benefits of Using an Electric Toothbrush

Posted on: July 13, 2017
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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Do-It-Yourself Braces Trend Among Children May Cause Permanent Damage

Posted on: May 22, 2017
*DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME*  The “disturbing trend” of children creating do-it-yourself braces out of rubber bands, aluminum foil, and paper clips. According to the report, there are an abundance of DIY braces videos on YouTube. A popular DIY braces technique is placing “a rubber band around two front ...
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Medication Drop Boxes

Posted on: April 25, 2017
Recently a community meeting was held by SEAHEC at UNCW Kenan Auditorium about the rising opioid epidemic in our home town.  Wilmington, NC has been named #1 in the country for opioid abuse. Frances Weller moderated a question and answer discussion with law enforcement, the mayor, CEO of NHRMC (New ...
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Azalea Festival – A scene to be seen

Posted on: April 4, 2017
Looking for something fun to do to get out and enjoy this spring weather?  Celebrate southern style at the 77th annual Azalea Festival.  The Festival takes place April 5-9th and there is something for everyone! The North Carolina Azalea Festival is Wilmington’s annual community celebration and the largest festival of its ...
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February is National Children’s Dental Month!

Posted on: February 22, 2017
Keeping your children's teeth healthy and cavity free can be tricky to do without proper education and implementation. Caring for your children's teeth begins when their "pearly whites" first peek through. Brushing infants teeth twice a day is very important as well as regular dental visits. The American Academy of Pediatric ...
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Avoid cavities during the holidays!

Posted on: November 30, 2016
This time of year is great to enjoy all the special holiday foods and treats but a few tips can help to prevent a dental emergency or increased risk for cavities.  Moderation is key and of course, always brush/floss or at least rinse/chew sugar-free gum when you can. "holiday foods and ...
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Turkey Day Fun Facts

Posted on: November 21, 2016
It's hard to believe, but Thanksgiving Day is almost upon us and in honor of our nation's 2nd favorite holiday (Christmas is 1st) here are some fun facts: 1621 was the year of the first Thanksgiving at Plymouth Rock. In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday. Swanson introduced the first ...
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Ready for your smile makeover?

Posted on: September 20, 2016
We recently had the pleasure of working with an awesome lady that wanted to share her story with others that may feel the way she did.  Check out her testimonial/pictures depicting her transformation.  If you have questions about our practice or services, please visit Burns Family Dentistry or if you ...
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