Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Periodontal Bacteria

Periodontal bacteria can enter the blood stream and travel to major organs and begin new infections. All the more reason to continue with your regular dental checkups. Call us today at 770-496-0496 to schedule your next appointment.


Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Oil Pulling

Oil Pulling…Is it helpful or is it not? We will leave that one up to you to decide as some people swear by it. Attached you will find a recent update from the National Dental Practice Research Network on a poll they conducted among Dental professionals that relates specifically to oral health. Do you Oil Pull? Then comment below as we want to know. http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=0676a8aa-e8b7-4f7f-bc9c-2027084af2e3&c=6215fcf0-4cfa-11e3-904a-d4ae5275509e&ch=62c094d0-4cfa-11e3-90d6-d4ae5275509e


Thursday, November 20, 2014

Candy Buy Back - Helping Local Charity

After Halloween we collected 52 pounds of candy for Kashi Atlanta's Street Meals program. They offer many opportunities to help Atlanta's homeless and are always looking for volunteers as well. To learn how you can help visit http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=4636dc64-3fc3-4a5a-9ab5-44eee9baf62f&c=a333cad0-dd66-11e3-b4fb-d4ae52806905&ch=a4ca2240-dd66-11e3-b53f-d4ae52806905.


Sunday, November 2, 2014

Candy Buy Back Event at HMDC

Tired of all the candy? Henderson Mill Dental Care is offering a Candy Buy Back event on Monday, November 3rd! Stop by our office on Monday between 7 am and 5:30 pm and receive $2 for every pound of candy and we will donate to the Street Meals program at Kashi Atlanta.


Friday, October 10, 2014

HMDC attends Open House

Henderson Mill Dental Care staff and doctors attended Dr. Clinebell's (http://www.clinebellortho.com/) Open House on Thursday, October 2nd. We always enjoy seeing who will show up next. This year it was Forest Gump and Jenny!

Thursday, October 9, 2014

JapanFest Atlanta 2014

Treatment Coordinator, Izumi and Dr. Uetsuki both volunteered during JapanFest 2014. This year's festival drew a record number of attendees. Check out details at http://mytuckerdentist.com/2014-japan-fest.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

HMDC offers Fastbraces


Henderson Mill Dental Care is proud to offer Fastbraces. Visit www.hendersonmilldentalcare.com for details. This video explains a bit more about Fastbraces http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWNGxIGh5D0. If you think you are a candidate please call today to schedule your free consultation at 770-496-0496.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Polyethylene Micro Beads in Tooth Paste



As consumers you have the potential of making positive changes in the health & safety of the products that are available for purchase through the choices you make. Become more informed by viewing the attached link and then you can decide what is best for you, your family and your personal environmental views. At Henderson Mill Dental Care we currently do not offer any of the products in question. http://www.today.com/health/microbeads-toothpaste-safe-brush-1D80157769.
The ADA released a statement regarding the use of these micro beads at http://www.ada.org/en/press-room/news-releases/2014-archive/september/statement-on-polyethylene-microbeads-in-toothpaste. We understand from P&G that the majority of their toothpaste products will be micro bead free by March 2015.

Monday, October 6, 2014

What's New? Teeth Eruption Charts

Have you ever wondered when your child will get all their teeth? Check out our new teeth eruption charts at http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/our-services/family-dentistry.html, which cover both baby teeth and primary teeth.

Friday, September 26, 2014

The GLOBE Academy

Many of you may remember our summer Teeth Whitening offer to donate funds to The GLOBE Academy. HMDC donated and became Bronze sponsors of their program and in the end, they met their goal. Now they have more news to celebrate and such a wonderful lesson they shared with all the children at The GLOBE Academy. It is such a touching story that we had to share it! http://www.11alive.com/story/news/local/2014/09/18/soldier-surprises-daughters-atlanta/15850617/

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Happy Anniversary Lisa!








Please join us in Congratulating Dental Assistant, Lisa on 27 years of service at Henderson Mill Dental Care! We celebrated her Anniversary last week. Thank you for your dedication Lisa. We love you!

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Staff Appreciation

Happy Staff Appreciation Day! We celebrated our Staff at Henderson Mill Dental Care last Thursday! Thank you for all you do each and every day. — with Keri Olano-Downs and Heather Graham.


Sunday, September 21, 2014

Community of Smiles



On Saturday, Sept 6th, Dr. Uetsuki volunteered at the "Community of Smiles" event in Lawrenceville. This was the 8th annual event offering free fillings, extractions and cleanings to those in need.http://www.11alive.com/story/news/local/lawrenceville/2014/09/04/free-dental-day-gwinnett/15071831/. Thank you Dr. Uetsuki!

Monday, August 25, 2014

Teeth Whitening Special


We want to Congratulate The GLOBE Academy students on their first full week of school last week. And remind everyone that this is the final week of our Teeth Whitening Special. For every teeth whitening appointment that is scheduled through September 1st, HMDC will donate 50% of whitening proceeds back to http://www.theglobeacademy.org. For more details on our offer visit http://mytuckerdentist.com/images/stories/hmdc%20grow%20globe%20flyer%20dru.pdf.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Cavities and Ages 60+

Did you know that for adults over the age of 60, you are often more prone to cavities? For prevention tips visit the ADA's consumer website at http://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/adults-over-60/concerns.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Anniversary Celebration!


Please join us in congratulating Treatment Coordinator, Karen on 19 fabulous years at Henderson Mill Dental Care. We celebrated her anniversary this week with this gorgeous flower arrangement, which she has taken home to enjoy. We love you Karen!

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Ages and Stages ~ Family Dentistry


We are a Family Dental practice and see children of all ages. Check out our newly added "Ages and Stages" page on our website under Services, Family Dentistry at http://mytuckerdentist.com/our-services/family-dentistry.html. Did you know HMDC offers free screening appointments for children 0 to 3 years of age? Call today at 770-496-0496 to schedule.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Velscope Oral Cancer Detection


Henderson Mill Dental Care utilizes the latest in Oral Cancer Detection, as seen previously on the Dr. Oz and The Doctors Shows. It is called Velscope. You can learn more at http://mytuckerdentist.com/our-services/oral-cancer-detection.html.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Business Side of Dentistry

Dentistry is so much more than helping people to achieve the smiles they desire and want. A successful dental business takes a balance of clinical skills, management systems and communication skills. Drs. Cook and Uetsuki attended a seminar last Thursday evening hosted by Fortune Management that reviewed all these skills. Keep up the great work!

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Anniversary Celebration

For those of you that missed our Facebook posting, we celebrated Hygienist, Keri's 11 year Anniversary on August 5th.  Please join us in Congratulating Keri.  Happy Anniversary! We love you!

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Teens


We know they're still your baby, but at age 14 your teen is treated the same as an adult during their hygiene visit. If your teen hasn't been in 6 months (or as recommended) give us a call to schedule today at 770-496-0496.

Teeth Whitening Special Ends September 1st









Henderson Mill Dental Care is pleased to extend their teeth whitening offer to support The GLOBE Academy. For all teeth whitening appointments through September 1st we will donate 50% of proceeds to GLOBE's Uruut Campaign. Come help support a great cause and get a white smile!
http://mytuckerdentist.com/images/stories/hmdc%20grow%20globe%20flyer%20dru.pdf

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Baby Tooth Extraction

How long does it take to extract a stubborn baby tooth? Watch this video to find out as Dr. Uetsuki extracts a tooth. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldSjwTGJ_Yo. Make sure to listen for Dr. Cook's story during the process. What did the patient think? She said it was much easier than expected and she didn't feel anything put the pinch while getting numb. Way to go Ivey!

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Go Team USA!



Henderson Mill Dental Care is ready to cheer for Team USA during today's 3 pm game of the World Cup.  Go Team!

Monday, June 23, 2014

Teeth Whitening Special



Have you called to get our White Smile special? Get 25% off during June and July on Teeth Whitening and 50% of proceeds goes to The GLOBE Academy. Visit http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/ for details or call 770-496-0496 to schedule.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

No Amalgam = No Mercury!


In years past dental amalgam was the material of choice for dental fillings. Although some dentists in the U.S. still use amalgam containing mercury, Henderson Mill Dental Care does not use amalgam any longer. At www.hendersonmilldentalcare.com we care about our patients and your health!

Monday, June 9, 2014

Eliminate Sugary Drinks


People who drink 3 or more sugary sodas daily have 62% more dental decay. For your health and your teeth, Henderson Mill Dental Care, PC suggests you cut back and add in healthier options like water. And if you haven't visited our office in 6 months to a year it is time to reschedule. Request an appointment at http://mytuckerdentist.com/getting-started/request-appointment.html.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Toothsavers App for Kids


Have some free time with the kids this summer? Check out this available app called "Toothsavers" at http://2min2x.org/ Call today to schedule your child's next hygiene appointment at 770-496-0496.


Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Special, 25% off Teeth Whitening and Support Local School

During June and July 2014 Henderson Mill Dental Care, PC is offering 25% off teeth whitening. Get whiter teeth and help support a local school at the same time. Henderson Mill Dental Care will donate 50% of teeth whitening proceeds during the same period directly to The GLOBE Academy's Uruut campaign. Visithttp://mytuckerdentist.com/ for details.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Don't be a Gum Disease statistic

Over three out of four people in the United States suffer from some form of gum disease. It is the leading cause of tooth loss in people over age 35. The good news is, in most cases gum disease can be prevented or controlled! Learn about The Perio Protect Method used at Henderson Mill Dental Care at http://mytuckerdentist.com/our-services/gum-disease-gingivitis.html and keep your Smile healthy by calling today at 770-496-0496.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Heart Disease and Oral Health Care Link

Is there a link between heart disease and oral health care? Absolutely! Visit http://www.gumbrand.com/heart-oral-health?id=110 for details. Then call 770-496-0496 to schedule your dental appointment today!

Friday, May 30, 2014

Teeth Whitening Helps Local Charter School - Good Through July 30th, 2014


Henderson Mill Dental Care is helping a local charter school by donating 50% of teeth whitening proceeds to The GLOBE Academy's Uruut campaign. Dr. John Uetsuki's daughter attends The GLOBE Academy and they are raising funds to add space for rising 4th graders in the fall. Call on Monday to set up your appointment at 770-496-0496. This offer runs through July 30th, 2014. Help support a great cause while getting a whiter smile!

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Congratulations is in order!


Please join www.hendersonmilldentalcare.com in congratulating Treatment Coordinator, Izumi on her son, Hikaru's graduation. He graduated from Dunwoody High School last week and has already started a summer internship with Exomotive. He plans on attending GA Perimeter College in the fall. We have watched Hikaru grow up over the years and are so proud of him. Congrats!


Monday, March 24, 2014

Relax at our office


Ready…set…RELAX your way through your next dental appointment!  Did you know Henderson Mill Dental Care, PC offers oral sedation?  Call our office today to inquire at 770-496-0496 or visit http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/our-services/oral-sedation.html for more details.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Happy St. Patrick's Day!



Dr. Bob Cook and Dr. John Uetsuki with some of our festive staff today! Happy St. Patrick's Day! Be safe everyone.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Happy Anniversary Myra



Our dental assistant and lab tech extraordinaire, Myra celebrated her 30 year Anniversary at Henderson Mill Dental Care, PC yesterday! Please join us in congratulating Myra on her achievement. Myra has had her eye on new patio furniture and the doctors at HMDC made it a reality. We love you Myra!

Happy 27th Year Anniversary!


Congratulations goes out to Henderson Mill Dental Care, PC Hygienist, Becky on 27 fabulous years of service. We love you Becky! 

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

HMDC Fun Fact


We all have interesting hobbies and interests. In her spare time, Karen (one of HMDC's treatment coordinators), works with "Georgians for The Fair Tax" on a state level. She enjoys staying abreast of politics but agrees it isn't for everyone.

Monday, March 3, 2014

HMDC and Child Safety



Henderson Mill Dental Care recently partnered with Keeping Kids Safe to provide child safety kits to 500 students at Hawthorne Elementary School. Be sure to check out details at http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/safety-kits.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Japanese Chamber of Commerce New Year's Party



Dr. Uetsuki and Treatment Coordinator, Izumi attended the annual Japanese Chamber of Commerce New Year's Party. For more details on this annual event visit HMDC at http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/2014-jccg-party.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Doc McStuffins gives Dental Tips



Check out this cute book on Amazon for Preschool to Kindergarten age group that includes information on brushing teeth.  Fans of Doc McStuffins will love it.  Brontosaurus Breath.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

HMDC Fun Fact



On most weekends HMDC's Dr. Uetsuki enjoys playing a pickup game of soccer. If you ever want to join in let him know. They are always looking for more players.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

HMDC Closed due to weather


With a blanket of snow and ice over Atlanta, HMDC decided to close our office today.  We will reopen on Thursday, January 30th.  In the meantime, if you have a dental emergency please call our office.  Please be safe!

Monday, January 27, 2014

Juice and Teeth Stain


Everyone is hearing about the growing popularity and health benefits of juicing. Juicing remains a wonderful way to get those extra vitamins needed. As you drink make sure to take steps to avoid tooth stain by using a straw and brush afterwards. Staining is also removed during regular hygiene cleanings. So schedule your appointment today by calling 770-496-0496.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Rock On Dr. Levin!


For those that didn't know, HMDC's very own Dr. Levin plays the electric guitar. He started playing when he was 16 and continues to play at least every weekend. ROCK on Dr. Levin!


Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Annual Japan America Society Auction and Dinner





Dr. Uetsuki and Izumi attend Annual Japan America Society Auction and Dinner. To see what Dr. Uetsuki took home check out http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/2013-jasg-holiday-party.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

R.V. Tucker Study Club




Drs. Levin and Uetsuki participated in the R.V. Tucker Study Club meeting. Learn more at http://www.mytuckerdentist.com/tucker-study-club-2013.