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Welcome to our Velk Family Dentistry Blog!  This informative and educational blog is designed to keep patients and residents of our community informed of "What's New" in the field of dentistry.  The posts we provide should help educate you on dental procedures and technology provided in the field of dentistry.  We will also make a concerted effort to keep you update with new technology, procedures, and general developments with our practice.  Please feel free to provide feedback on any posts or you are welcome to share interesting articles with your friends or acquaintances.  We hope you find our blog helpful. 


Oral Health Toothbrush 101

The toothbrush is a staple of good oral hygiene, but owning a toothbrush and knowing how to use it p...

Jun 28 • 4 min read
Oral Health Spring Means Blooms, Sunshine & Oral Cancer Screenings

April is oral cancer awareness month. While not as delightful as the other signs of spring – bloomin...

Apr 29 • 3 min read
Oral Health How Often Should I Brush My Teeth

In an ideal world, we would all have a travel-sized toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss ready for use ...

Jan 27 • 2 min read
Oral Health Tongue Brushing, Really?

You know brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing are staples of good oral hygiene, but is brush...

Oct 29 • 3 min read
Oral Health Top 5 Risk Factors for Oral Cancer

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, a time when dental and other medical professionals unite to cr...

Apr 22 • 2 min read
Oral Health 6 Holiday Healthy Teeth Tips

6 Holiday Healthy Teeth TipsIt’s that time of year where sleigh-bells are ringing, children are sing...

Dec 17 • 3 min read
Oral Health Is Flossing Your Teeth Really Important?

Is Flossing Your Teeth Really Important?Despite a rogue news report a few years ago, the benefits of...

Nov 19 • 3 min read
Oral Health The Importance of Gum Health

The Importance of Gum HealthLet’s see those pearly whites! You hear it all the time, but when was th...

Oct 22 • 4 min read
Oral Health What Does Smoking Do to Your Teeth?

14 of every 100 individuals age eighteen and over smoke in the United States, according to...

Sep 17 • 4 min read
Oral Health Why You Should Stop Drinking Soda

Why You Should Stop Drinking SodaValue your pearly whites? Enjoy the appearance of your smile? Then,...

Jul 24 • 4 min read