Giving Back to Veterans – Free, One Day, Dental Clinic

Watch the MyFOXTwinCities Video story (below) of Larry Volk and his day of Free Dental Care during ‘Operation Open Wide.’ “It’s one day, but we made a difference,” Dr. Shamblott said. “We made the lives of 15 people better. And the 15 people whose lives we made better, they make my life better. They preserved my freedom. It’s the least I can do to say thank you.” Dr. Shamblott worked with a group called Beyond the Yellow Ribbon to find […]

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Gum Disease, Gingivitis, Periodontitus

Gum Disease.

What You Should Know about Gum Disease, Periodontal Disease and Gingivitis When your dentist or hygienist talks to you about brushing and flossing daily, it’s not because she has a burning desire to lecture you – nor is it because the clinic owns stock in a dental supply company. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day, flossing at least once and having your teeth cleaned twice a year goes a long way toward treating and preventing periodontal or gum […]


How to Tell and What to Do if you have a Dental Emergency

This is the first in a series of articles we will publish over the next few weeks regarding Dental Emergency Rooms, Urgent Dental Care, Dental Emergencies, Emergency Dental Prevention and Dental Sports Injuries & Trauma. Do you Know How to Tell and What to Do if you have a Dental Emergency?


Why We Aren’t Open 24 x 7

People often ask us why we aren’t open 24 hours a day to address emergency dental issues? We would love to be open 24/7 to take care of every dental patient who wants our help, at any time of the day or night.  That’s our dream but, so far, we can’t figure out a way to make it happen.  Why?  Because we can’t find a dentist who will work overnights, or Sundays, and will treat patients the way we want […]