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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. 


General Dentistry 8 Good Toothbrushing Habits

Did you know that your smile is one of the first things other people notice about you? Healthy, beau...

May 8 • 4 min read
Oral Health April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Spring is the season of renewal! Trees are blooming, birds are singing, and…we’re reminding you abou...

Apr 8 • 3 min read
General Dentistry Dental Assistant Recognition Week

Dental Assistants Recognition Week™ (also known as DARW) is held the first full week in March (this ...

Mar 8 • 1 min read
General Dentistry Why Do I Have White Spots on My Teeth?

Everyone wants white teeth, but not so much when that color appears in spots or blotches. Technicall...

Feb 11 • 3 min read
10 Dental New Year's Resolutions

‘Tis the season for reflection and resolutions. Of course, you can improve your oral hygiene any tim...

Jan 8 • 4 min read
Oral Health Holiday Foods that are Good for your Teeth

The holidays are here, and with them come all the joys of the season – lights and decorations, time ...

Dec 7 • 2 min read
General Dentistry 5 Benefits of Tooth-Colored Fillings

There are some things those of us over a certain age know all too well, like minivans without screen...

Nov 1 • 2 min read
Implant Dentistry Implants vs. Dentures: Which is Right for You?

If you’re dealing with tooth loss, you’re not alone. The American College of Prosthodontists estimat...

Oct 5 • 4 min read
Oral Health How Do Teeth Become Stained?

There’s no shortage of teeth whitening solutions. From in-office lasers to at-home whitening kits an...

Aug 30 • 3 min read
Oral Health The Best & Worst Summer Drinks for Your Teeth

It’s summertime, and we’ve traded winter coats and hot cocoa for breezy linens and refreshing umbrel...

Jul 29 • 3 min read