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New Employee: Sarah

We are pleased to welcome a new member to our team, Sarah! She is our new Sterilization Assistant at the office. Sarah is bubbly, friendly, and hardworking. She is currently working on her degree, and looking to further her education in Dental Hygiene. We are very excited to have her! Here are some fun facts…

Spring Fever!

SPRING FEVER!Nutrition tips to get you pumped about spring, and geared up for the warm weather aheadIt’s safe to say majority of you are itching to break out the capris, t shirts, and windbreakers. Spring is just around the corner, and shortly following that is summer 2015! This warm weather is going to sneak up…

3 Steps to Your Child's 1st Trip to the Dentist

3 Steps to Your Child’s 1st Trip to the Dentist You may be thinking, ‘how can I get my child to the dentist?’ The process may feel like…well, pulling teeth. I with guide you through a 3 step plan to getting your child’s petite feet out of your door and into the dental chair. Constituting…

Kim's 6 Year Anniversary

Congratulations Kim on your 6 Year Anniversary as a hygienist at Valley Dental! 1. What would you do if you did not have to work? Travel, volunteer my time  2. What is important to you in your life right now? My family 3. What is your pet peeve in traffic? People who don’t use their…

Lory's 1 Year Anniversary

Congratulations on your 1 Year Anniversary as a Dental Hygienist at Valley Dental Lory! You are exceptionally excellent, abundantly appreciated and magnificent beyond words. May you always remember how much you are needed, respected and valued. To help our patients get to know Lory a little bit better we asked her so fun, random questions….

Tooth Care and Teething

Although teething can begin as early as 3 months, most babies will start teething between 4 and 7 months after birth. This time can be difficult for the baby. Some signs of teething include: Excess drooling Need to chew on things Periods of irritability and crankiness Disrupted sleeping or eating patterns EASING TEETHING If you are very…

Sensitive Teeth From The Cold?

Playing in the snow, bundling up in your favorite sweater, and drinking hot cocoa are all fun in the winter, but cold weather can be brutal on your body. It can dry out skin, make lips chapped, even make your teeth hurt! Here are some tips for avoiding tooth pain this winter: • Try breathing…

Introducing New Employee: Robyn

Valley Dental is very excited to announce the newest member to our team, Robyn. She has been a dental assistant for 13 years, 12 of which were dedicated to Dental Specialties at Gundersen Health System. She recently joined Valley Dental after being a stay at home mom for the past year. We are truly happy…

Introducing New Employee: Holly

Valley Dental is so excited to welcome our newest Dental Assistant, Holly, to the team! We are very fortunate to have her. She has 17 years of experience along with a strong background in orthodontic treatment. We asked her a couple of fun questions for our employees and patients to get to know her a…

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