Is Your Family Getting Enough Calcium?

Published: March 21, 2018

Calcium is most commonly noted as being a crucial mineral for strong bone development. However, at our dental office in Silverdale we also know that calcium is an essential part of building strong and healthy teeth. But just how much calcium does your family need? The Importance of Calcium Before we dive into how much […]

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Proper Nutrition Does More Than Just Support a Healthy Body

Published: March 16, 2018

We all know that we should eat right to protect our bodies from scary health problems like heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. But what you may not know is that following a healthy diet can directly affect your oral health, too. As we celebrate National Nutrition Month, our dental office in Silverdale wants to help […]

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National Pet Dental Health Month

Published: February 22, 2018

Every February, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) sponsors National Pet Dental Health Month to raise awareness of the importance of proper dental care for our furry best friends. While our Silverdale dental office doesn’t treat these cuddly critters, we know a lot of our patients have pets, and we’d like to provide them tips […]

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American Heart Health Month & Its Link to Dentistry

Published: February 7, 2018

You may be wondering why your dentist in Silverdale is choosing to talk about heart health. As a dedicated member of your medical team, we’re not only concerned with keeping your teeth and gums healthy, but rather we’re committed to keeping your whole body healthy. And it just so happens that your oral health plays […]

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Have you heard of Silver Diamine Fluoride?

Published: November 8, 2017

Silver Diamine Fluoride is a non-invasive treatment option for some cavities.  Not all teeth are candidates for this material but, when used correctly, it can stop active decay and also prevent future decay in the treated tooth.  Silver Diamine Fluoride, or SDF, received FDA approval in 2014.  Since coming on the market it has been […]

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Tongue and Lip Ties Affecting Breastfeeding

Published: October 23, 2017

For many mothers breastfeeding can be extremely difficult, painful, and not seem to provide sufficient milk for the newborn.  Though many factors play into successful breastfeeding numerous breast feeding specialist note tongue and lip ties as the frequent cause of breastfeeding difficulties.  A tongue tie (ankyloglosia) is an abnormally thick or restrictive connection between the […]

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Have you met Dr. Tina Olsson?

Published: October 16, 2017

Provider Spotlight: Dr. Tina Olsson Have you met our endodontist Dr. Tina Olsson? She has become a regular part of our team at Silverdale Dental Center over the past year and we are excited to announce she will be here even more in the coming months. Dr. Olsson specializes in Root Canal treatments and we […]

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Halloween Candy Buy Back for Operation Gratitude

Published: October 11, 2017

We have started a new tradition here at Silverdale Dental Center for Kids, candy buy back to support our troops! Operation Gratitude is an organization that sends over 200,000 care packages annually to our troops, wounded warriors, first responders and new recruits serving and sacrificing for our country around the world. Care packages usually consist […]

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Dr. Neste explains Tongue-Tie and Lip-Tie Corrections at Silverdale Dental Center For Kids

Published: May 3, 2017

Tongue and lip ties are a fairly common condition and can be diagnosed as early as a few days old.  Some children are able to function with their tongue or lip ties while others will require a correction to aid in relatively “simple” activities such as breastfeeding, speaking and eating. Everyone has a “tie” or […]

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Teeth in a Day at Silverdale Dental Center

Published: April 12, 2017

What does “Teeth in a day” really mean? Dr. Jason Niemeyer: “Teeth in a day” is a popular phrase that you may have heard recently in an ad or TV commercial.  The basic concept of “Teeth in a day” means that a patient can have teeth removed and replaced all in one appointment. Why would […]

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