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Teeth-Brightening Options

You want a bright smile, but you are not sure of the best way to achieve it. We at Boulevard Dental Associates would like to help you explore your options. To do this, we have summarized an online American Dental Association (ADA) article entitled, “Oral Health Topics: Whitening,” that looks at the effectiveness and safety [...]

New Team Members at Boulevard Dental Associates

Boulevard Dental Associates just recently took on two new team members! We’d love to take this opportunity to introduce these two wonderful ladies to you. You will find that they share the same enthusiasm for the dental field that we do, and that they hold to the same values that make our practice what it [...]

Tips for a Stress-Free Back-to-School Dental Checkup

It’s time for that back-to-school dental check-up, but your child AND you are nervous about it. How are you going to fit it into your remaining summer plans and school preparations? How can you calm your anxious child so that they are calmer about their dental visit compared to last year? We have provided a [...]

Necessary Nutrients for Oral Health

You likely hear a lot about what foods are not good for your oral health, but you may not be as aware of what nutrients are essential for your mouth. We have compiled and summarized information from several dental articles that reveal that your diet not only affects your overall health—it significantly impacts the health [...]

Water: The Best Summer Beverage for Your Teeth

It’s hot…you’re thirsty. What is your go-to summer drink on days like these? Is water your drink of choice, or do you prefer some other cool beverage? Water has many benefits for your body, but you likely are not aware of just how good water is for your teeth. We have summarized several online American […]

5 Ways Your Dentist Can Improve Your Smile

You want to improve your smile, but you are not quite sure how to go about improving it. Fortunately for you, your dentist has these answers, because dentists do a lot more than simply fix teeth—they create beautiful smiles. Dentists are skilled in a number of different procedures that can make marked improvements to your […]

Oral Cancer Awareness

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and for this reason, we at Boulevard Dental Associates would like to make you aware of the symptoms and risk factors associated with oral cancer. Did you know that this year, 10,030 may die from oral cancer, says the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Mouth Healthy Article, “Oral Cancer”? The […]

Natural Teeth Whitening Methods

You want whiter teeth—you also want to go natural. Both are good things on the surface, but it is important that you know about the effectiveness and safety of natural teeth whitening methods before you try them. To help you, we have researched several American Dental Association online Mouth Healthy articles to see what they […]

Using Thankfulness to Motivate

This is Ann Medianick—the wife of Dr. Tim Medianick. I work behind the scenes here at Boulevard Dental. One of my jobs is to help write our monthly blog posts. And because the month of February is National Children’s Dental Health month, it makes sense this month to educate and motivate you to encourage optimal […]

Dental Resolutions for 2021

I’m sure we are all looking forward to a new year! Have you made any New Year’s resolutions? Well if you haven’t, it’s not too late to make positive health changes. Consider some new oral health habits to start the year off in a healthy way. Here are some suggestions: Brush 2 times a day […]

A Personal Reflection and Thank-You from Dr. Medianick

When I think about 2020, I think of LOSS. I think of patients and people in this community who have lost their jobs, or who have had to be on unemployment, many wondering how they are going to make it. I think of families jumping through hoops to provide for their kids’ altered education, and […]

It’s Not…“Just a Cleaning Appointment”

Every October we recognize National Dental Hygiene Month. This past month I got to thinking: “Why is my career as a dental hygienist important?” Many people think that as a dental hygienist, I just clean teeth. Did you know that cleaning teeth is the least important thing that I do? I have the privilege of […]