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Weekly Pediatric Dentistry Returns To PRDC!

Pediatric Dentistry Returns To PRDC! PRDC is pleased to announce we have two new Pediatric Dentists at PRDC-which means we have appointments available every week with a pediatric specialist!! Like Dr. Jeff, these dentists have completed a residency program in Pediatric Dentistry to obtain special training in providing dental care for children including those who…

The Wisdom Tooth Question

Most wisdom teeth (aka M3s) must be removed – but why do we have them at all? You may not really think about it, but in the far corners of our mouths lies an ongoing mystery. Your third molars, which are more commonly known as wisdom teeth, serve no obvious purpose. If anything, they often…
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“Safe Water, Safe Dentistry, Safe Kids”

Waterlines.AAPD.OSAP.handout PRDC staff were pleased to attend an American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) webinar on what it takes to ensure that the water flowing through those narrow tubes in dental operatories is safe. Headlines in California and Georgia about multiple children being hospitalized because of abscesses caused by bacteria they picked up from water at…
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Get To Know Dr. Mike

Everyone who meets Dr. Mike comes away thinking: ‘what a great guy’.  But you know there is a story to how this genuinely kind, talented dentist ended up in the US. Quite a story, indeed. Many thanks to Hilary Holladay at Media General’s Orange County Review for finding out a fascinating story of risking all…

When a Dental Bridge is Right For You

Whenever you think it might be time for some long-overdue dental work, it’s only natural to do a little research in order to learn which procedure is the most appropriate for your situation. When it comes to replacing teeth, one of the most time-honored and reliable treatments remains the dental bridge. But don’t let the fact that…
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Nueva ruta de transporte que conecta Orange y Culpeper de Lunes...

Las tarifas son de $0.50 por trayecto. Para mas informacion contacte Virginia Regional Transit at (540)825-2456 o visite www.vatransit.org   There is a new transportation option between Culpeper and Orange, just 50 cents per ride, thanks to Foothills Area Mobility Service and the Virginia Regional Transit.  Go to https://www.vatransit.org/culpeper2.html  to check it out!

Mission Viejo Surgeon Provides “Second Chance”

One Orange County resident to be awarded restorative dentistry at no cost through the “Second Chance Program” at OC Oral Surgery. Mission Viejo, CA (June 01, 2015) Smiling is known to improve your mood, be contagious to those around you, and is a worldwide symbol of happiness. Unfortunately, many people struggle to smile due to…

3 Common Questions Answered About Your Teeth

This week is national teacher appreciation week.  Given the topic of today’s blog, that simple fact is particularly relevant to the fact that, many times, good teeth are the result of good teaching. One of the most common roles we find ourselves in as dental care professionals is that of the teacher. Without good teachers,…
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Our Turn To Serve – Free Dental Care for Income Qualified...

PRDC is holding its annual Our Turn To Serve Clinic on Friday, November 11th, to provide fee dental care to income-qualified Virginia veterans. Double Click on the image above or go to  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufn54cOAGgY  for a video about the event. For more information, also please visit our event webpage by clicking here.  If you are a veteran and…

Bridge Out Ahead: Avoiding the Common Pitfalls of Dental Bridges

Since as far back as 200AD, dental bridges have been used to fill the void left by a missing tooth (or group of teeth). Fast forward to the 18th century, and even the famous patriot, Paul Revere was familiar with the dental bridge. In fact, during his life – Mr. Revere even placed advertisements in a…