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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 Ouch! Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?

Have you ever winced with sudden pain after gulping an icy beverage or slurping a spoonful of hot so...

Feb 28 • 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
General Dentistry 5 Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth During the Holidays

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

Dec 30 • 4 min read
General Dentistry Dental Insurance - What You Need to Know

Unlike homeowner’s or automobile insurance, dental insurance is something you definitely WANT to use...

Nov 30 • 3 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
General Dentistry Dental Plaque: What You Need to Know

Plaque, like many oral health concerns, begins as a silent menace. You may recognize this colorless,...

Sep 29 • 1 min read
General Dentistry Why Replacing Lost Teeth is Important

For those individuals that have lost their teeth or have been suffering from missing teeth, it is im...

Aug 24 • 4 min read
General Dentistry Are You Going to Need Dentures?

Did you know that this year in the United States alone, the number of adults expected to be wearing ...

Jul 23 • 3 min read
General Dentistry Are You Brushing Your Teeth the Wrong Way?

Did you know there is a right way and a wrong way to brush your teeth?When we ask our patients this ...

Jun 25 • 3 min read
General Dentistry Dental Facts You'll Want to Know

Teeth, brushing, and flossing are a lot more fascinating than just being part of your daily routine....

May 19 • 2 min read