This is Meghan. She has been a part of the administrative team at Bender Dental for 15 years. If you have any questions regarding insurance, finances, scheduling etc. she can answer them! She graduated from Penn Manor High School. Meghan likes being active outside and spending time with her husband and two children who are … Continue reading Employee of the Week!
Dr. Bender kicks off Children’s Dental Health Month with school exams at Farmdale and Mountville Elementary Schools. On Friday Feb 1st Dr. Bender and helper Miranda examined 1st and 3rd graders in Hempfield School District. This is the 31st year of D. Bender helping the school distict with school exams.
Since we have a large office and some of our patients haven’t had the opportunity to meet all of us during their office visits we thought we would do some introductions every week! This is Miranda. She has been a hygienist at Bender Dental for 13 years! She graduated from Harrisburg Area Community College and … Continue reading Employee of the week!
You come in for your routine dental checkup and during the exam the dentist says you need a crown. You’ve never had any major dental work so the first thing you probably think is “Why do I need a crown and is it going to hurt?” In simplest terms a crown is necessary when a … Continue reading What to Expect When Getting a Crown
One of the best compliments we can get as an office is when our patients refer their family and friends to us for their dental care. So, to show our appreciation we are having a new patient referral contest and giving away a Yeti cooler filled with NFL gear! Here’s how to win: Refer 1 … Continue reading NEW PATIENT REFERRAL CONTEST
ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN THIS 65″ SMART TV!! HOW TO WIN: – REFER ONE PATIENT AND GET 1 ENTRY INTO THE DRAWING – REFER TWO PATIENTS AND GET 5 ENTRIES INTO THE DRAWING – REFER THREE PATIENTS AND GET 8 ENTRIES INTO THE DRAWING WE WILL BE PULLING THE WINNER MID DECEMBER! GOOD … Continue reading *GIVEAWAY*
If you drink coffee you are among an estimated 83% of other Americans that do. So, it’s safe to say that the majority of the population drinks coffee. Sadly, coffee stains are some of the most common stains on teeth. The dilemma is that almost everybody wants whiter teeth but aren’t willing to give up … Continue reading Tips for Keeping White Teeth for Coffee Drinkers
Along with many other changes that happen during pregnancy, one of the changes that seem unrelated is your dental health. Many people are familiar with the obvious and common symptoms of pregnancy but many aren’t aware of the changes that can happen in your mouth. Some dental problems such as gum disease and increased risk … Continue reading Pregnancy can Affect Dental Health
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It seems like there are more and more links to health problems caused by gum disease. As if periodontal disease isn’t related to enough health problems a recent study found that people with poor oral health have an increased risk for precancerous gastric lesions leading to stomach cancer. Researchers have seen that people with stomach … Continue reading Periodontal Disease can Cause Stomach Cancer