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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: April 9, 2018
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month in the United States - at Burns Family Dentistry, an oral cancer screening is part of your periodic or comprehensive new patient exam.  We do our best to serve as a first line of defense against oral cancer by incorporating this into your exam and ...
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Downhill Brushing habits of Millennials

Posted on: March 15, 2018
One Third of Millennials Only Brush Their Teeth Once a Day For some millennials, morning breath may last for more than just the morning. That’s because, according to new research, many young Americans are failing to regularly clean their teeth. A new study into the dental hygiene habits of 2,000 Americans found three ...
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Flu Season

Posted on: February 19, 2018
The flu season is not over yet! The CDC has rated this years flu as "widespread" in 49 states. Normally flu season starts mid-winter and ends around early spring. The flu shot is not 100% effective because the virus is constantly evolving therefore each year the vaccine is an attempt to ...
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Posted on: January 15, 2018
Monday, Jan. 15, MLK Parade, downtown  The Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday. The parade will start at the Cape Fear Community College’s Schwartz Center, travel south down N. 3rd Street, east on Princess Street, then north on 4th Street, west on Red Cross Street, ...
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The History of Braces

Posted on: December 19, 2017
Many people see orthodontics, (the branch of dentistry that addresses the straightening of teeth) also known as "braces" as a modern development. Braces are often associated with aesthetics but they are also important for functionality as well. Misalignment of the teeth can make chewing efficiently difficult and can affect speech. ...
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We’re Growing @ Burns Family Dentistry!

Posted on: December 7, 2017
We're happy to announce our new dental administrator, Kathy, and our new dental hygienist, Karen, to our team. Kathy is in her second week now and going strong! Kathy graduated from Mount Vernon College in DC with a Bachelor's of Arts in Human Development.  She will mainly function as our insurance ...
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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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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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