Archive for the ‘ Dentistry ’ Category

Ten Foods That Are Good For Your Teeth!

We all hear about foods that are bad for your teeth! Sticky sweets and sugar-laden sodas can wreak havoc with your pearly whites. But did you know there are also foods that are good for your teeth and gums? Here is a list of dentally healthy things to chomp on, courtesy of your friends at […]

Is Your Toothbrush Dangerous?

We wash our clothes, we change the oil in our cars, and we keep the dust off of our furniture. But how many of us show any TLC to one of the most important hygiene items in the house – our toothbrush? Legend has it that a dog’s mouth is cleaner than a human’s. And, […]

It’s Time For Your Back To School Dental Check-Up!

It’s an exciting time of year for your children – a fresh start, new expectations and even a little trepidation. The summer nights get just a bit cooler and before you know it, your young scholars are back in school! This year, remember to schedule your child’s back-to-school dental exam before the end of summer. […]

Who Knew? Famous People Who Were Dentists!

While you may not consider your next dental visit to be a brush with fame, there are some dentists out there who have achieved quite a bit of public attention. Here are just a few. “Doc” Holliday               “Doc” wasn’t just a nickname – the famous gunfighter who was […]

We Would Never Do This!

At Orchard Maple Family Dental, we truly care about your dental health – and we care about ours too! So we would like to share with you seven things we would never do when it comes to our teeth and gums.   1.     Use our teeth to open a bottle cap, tear a piece of […]

Dr. William Woodruff receives Legacy Award

On Thursday, January 23, Dr. William H. Woodruff was honored at the The Entrepreneur Experience Live – Detroit | No Excuses – Only Results event which was hosted by Ken Brown International at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit.  Dr. Woodruff was given the Legacy Award because of his leadership in […]

Revolutionary Resolutions!

Now that the New Year has just begun, it’s time to make some New Year’s resolutions.  Of course our favorite ones involve your healthy teeth, gums and smile.   But since you are (hopefully) already brushing and flossing on a regular basis, visiting your dentist (that’s us!) at the recommended interval, and not opening bottle […]

Who Gave The Tooth Fairy A Raise?

If you are of a “certain age,” you may remember gently placing your lost baby tooth under the pillow and hoping the tooth fairy (or one of their agents) would come by in the middle of the night and replace it with a dollar. Well it seems those days are gone! According to a survey […]

West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation Trick or Treat Trail 2013

On October 25, we participated in the West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation Trick or Treat Trail held at Marshbank Park.  It was a great event where over 300 kids were in attendance.  They were dressed in costumes and several local businesses had tables set up.  We passed out healthy treats and were able to promote our […]