The start date for primary and secondary schools varies greatly across the country, but most are starting back in August. Back-to-school season brings a lot of excitement – kids anticipate seeing their friends again, and parents are busy making sure that their children are ready for school. All of the excitement and distractions can make kidsRead More
I’m a New Patient – What Can I Expect at My First Cleaning Appointment?
At Marion Smile Center, we pride ourselves on our unwavering dedication to creating beautiful and healthy smiles while ensuring an unparalleled patient experience. The great, lasting impressions we create are what make all of our patients—even those with dental phobia or anxiety issues—look forward to each of their appointments. You can trust us to giveRead More
I Keep Getting Cavities, Why? Review of the Common Issues and How to Combat Them
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 91% of Americans over 20 years of age have cavities and 27% leave them untreated. If you’re a statistic and wondering why you keep getting cavities, it is worth noting that they could be due to your own oral habits. Common culprits in cavities include: * sippingRead More
HELP Feed Local Families in Need!
Many of us lost our smiles when the pandemic hit in 2020. Sadly, dental health problems have notably increased over the past year. Due to delayed professional cleanings and treatment, plus complications from mask-wearing, Americans need dental treatment more than ever. “Mask mouth” is causing dry mouth which increases the bacteria in the mouth whichRead More