On Wednesday, March 7th, Lindsey and Gina went to Lawrence Middle School to meet with Mrs. Rhonda Barsel’s 5th grade health class. They were both excited to meet the kids. Lindsey began speaking with the children about the importance of good oral hygiene. They brought along some activities and of course, our purple friend with… Read More »
We have spring fever! Before you know it, this short winter will be history. We are excited for our second annual Dentistry Because We Care Event. We had such an emotionally rewarding day helping people last year, that we have turned it into an annual event. If you have someone that truly needs our help,… Read More »
We are proud to announce our 2nd Annual Dentistry Because We Care Event. Dr. Neil Berman and the team at Smiles 4 A Lifetime are proud to announce our second annual DENTISTRY BECAUSE WE CARE EVENT Our dental practice has served the Five Towns Community for over 40 years. As our way of saying thanks,… Read More »
Like fingerprints and snowflakes, everyone has a uniquely patterned tongue created by different configurations of taste buds. Look in the mirror with your child and point out small bumps responsible for tasting food. Mention that brushing your tongue gets rid of bacteria and germs that make breath smelly.
Did you know there are two parts to a tooth? The CROWN and the ROOT. The Crown is the part of the tooth we can see inside of our mouths. The Root of the tooth keeps the tooth steady while it does its job. The root is “planted” into our jawbone and is unable to… Read More »
Parent’s have the most important role in a child’s dental experience. Any anxiety a parent displays can quickly be picked up by the child. The following tips will help the dental visit go more smoothly. Tell your child about the visit but let the details be provided by the dentist. He has been trained to… Read More »
Proper nutrition is an essential part in preventing cavities. A diet that is high in sugary foods and beverages can increase the rate of tooth decay, forming plaque build up on the child’s teeth. Always offer your child fresh, healthy fruits and vegetables, proteins, dairy and grains. Limit treats and junk food. Stay away from… Read More »