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Is Popcorn a Problem for Teeth?

October starts the season of sugary treats when the Halloween candy is lining the aisles, just waiting to be replaced by the treats of the Christmas holiday season. “Hmmm,” you might think, “what could I give out to trick-or-treaters or as a holiday gift instead of a bunch of sugar? I know, popcorn would be …

Should Children Be Discouraged from Sucking Their Thumbs?

An interesting study published in the journal Pediatrics found that children who bite their nails and suck their thumbs are less likely to develop certain allergies, including those to cats, dogs, grass and house dust mites. The researchers studied the habits of 1,000 children in New Zealand and found that 31 percent were frequent nail …

Please Welcome Mary Katherine Taylor, DDS, to Enlighten Dental Care

There are some exciting changes at Enlighten Dental Care this summer! After 38 years of practicing dentistry, Dr. Lee Salisbury will be retiring from private practice to start a new chapter in his life. With several new grandchildren, he is looking forward to spending time with his family and traveling with his wife. We thank …

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

The campaign slogan for National Children’s Dental Health Month 2016 is the “Sugar Wars.” Help your children fight the “Sugar Wars” and reduce their risk of tooth decay with the following tips: Sugary foods and drinks should be consumed with meals. Why? Saliva production increases during meals and helps neutralize acid production and rinse food …

Hope Your Season Is Merry and Bright!

Dental Bonding with Winston-Salem Dentists at Enlighten Dental Care

Are you looking for a way to improve your appearance? Dental bonding is a relatively inexpensive cosmetic dental procedure used to create or enhance a beautiful smile.  At Enlighten Dental Care, we offer dental bonding for individuals who want to lengthen their teeth, close gaps, or repair decayed, chipped, fractured or discolored teeth.  The procedure …

Learn More about Mary Jane Miller

At Winston-Salem dentist office Enlighten Dental Care, we want you to get to know our excellent staff even better. Here’s a few things you may not know about Mary Jane Miller. How long she has worked at Enlighten Dental: Two years. Pets: Three cats — Sebastian, Mr. Darcy and Mr. Ringley. Favorite quote or funny …