Proud Buckeye Supports 2015 Give Kids a Smile Program in Ohio

Listen to Dr. Williams talk about Give Kids a Smile on WHBC's Ron Ponder Show. Living rooms are a place to relax after a long day of work and busy activities. However, that wasn’t the case in the Williams household earlier this month. On January 12, I sat, paced, sat and paced for nearly four…

12 ‘Tips’ at Christmas for Kids’ Oral Health: Give Your Child a Healthy Smile!

This year, as you’re putting the presents under the tree, take a moment to consider these 12 important tips on kids’ oral health. A lifetime of health smiles is always a perfect gift for a child! #1 – See a Dentist by Age 1 An Age 1 Dental Visit is recommended by the American Academy…

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Advice Hermey the Elf Would Give: Brush Twice, Floss Once Daily

With the holidays drawing near, I recently saw a clip from the old movie, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer. Hermey the Elf, a personal childhood hero of mine, decides that he will give up making toys to pursue a career in dentistry. Hermey’s boss was less than pleased and cringed at his announcement. What Makes…

Hermey the Elf and the ADA team up for oral health in 2014
‘Hop Off Pop’ and Reduce the Risk of Dental Cavities

One of my favorite Dr. Seuss books growing up was Hop on Pop. However, my dad hated the book with a passion — probably because I liked to act out the pictures.  “We like to hop on top of Pop. STOP! You must not hop on Pop.”  Twenty years later, I find myself using these rhymes…