On the Blog

February 16, 2015

Brushing Up on Kid’s Dental Health

In honor of National Children’s Dental Health month, our Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill Dentist offices chose to focus this week’s blog on the important role […]
February 4, 2015

Your Raleigh Dentist is Defeating Monster Mouth!

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! The ADA has chosen a very engaging theme this year, “Defeat Monster Mouth”, which features the McGrinn twins, Flossy […]
January 16, 2015

Can Poor Dental Habits Cause Other Health Problems?

Unfortunately, the answer is yes. Recently, oral health has been a serious topic of discussion when it comes to prevention and even diagnosis of certain conditions […]
January 7, 2015

Wisdom For Your Teeth – Fun Dental Facts

Ever wondered where the practice of brushing twice a day originated, how many men and women actually brush their teeth, or how about how much toothpaste […]
December 8, 2014

Genetics and Your Oral Health

You got your beautiful blue eyes from your mother and your cheekbones from your father. You know that you got an increased propensity for colon cancer […]
November 24, 2014

Enjoy Holiday Treats Without Damaging Your Teeth

Sweet treats and the holidays are synonymous with each other—unfortunately, sweet treats are also synonymous with tooth decay. So how can you enjoy holiday treats and […]
November 19, 2014

Hollow or Solid-Head Toothbrushes–Size DOES Matter

But not for the reasons you may think—turns out the smaller, hollow-head electric toothbrushes can contain up to 3,000 times the bacterial growth of a solid-head […]
November 10, 2014

Benefit Your Smiles Before the End of the Year!

At Sunrise Dental nothing is more important to us than your comfort and complete satisfaction with all aspects of your dental health. As the year comes […]
October 16, 2014

Common Questions About Invisalign

Invisalign is the perfect option for patients who want to fix their crooked teeth, overbite or gap teeth and don’t want to wear metal or traditional […]
October 14, 2014

Why is Sugar Bad For Your Teeth?

It’s almost Halloween time! The time of year when children get to dress up and collect all the candy they can eat! As exciting as this […]
September 25, 2014

Promoting Healthy, Beautiful Smiles at School & Year Round!

At Sunrise Dental, Dr. Dinah Vice, DDS & Associates, we are dedicated to our patients, giving them the utmost care, respect and attention. With school back […]
September 17, 2014

Brushy Brush Your Teeth with Elmo!

We know that this Sesame Street PSA about brushing teeth is meant for children, but we just couldn’t resist posting it on the blog! Share with […]
September 5, 2014

Is Tongue Color a Sign of Health?

Your tongue helps you eat, drink and speak. It also helps provide a natural cleansing for the mouth and teeth. But did you also know, the […]
August 21, 2014

July Newsletter – 6 Months Smile

Brace Yourself: Short Term Teeth Straightening with Six Month Smiles® Are you unhappy or self conscious about your smile? Do you dislike the idea of uncomfortable […]
August 6, 2014

Sleep Apnea Treatment

There are over 19 million residents of the United States that suffer from sleep apnea. “Sleep apnea is a type of sleep disorder characterized by pauses […]
July 29, 2014

5 Tips for Whiter Teeth

A white smile not only looks great, it also raises your confidence! We have made a list of 5 things you can do today to whiten […]
April 3, 2014

Sunrise Dental: Root Canals

Dr. Brian Meckler of Sunrise Dental explains why root canals don’t have to be a painful ordeal.
January 28, 2014

Sunrise Dental Changed This Woman’s Life

This woman shares how Sunrise Dental fixed her pain and her anxiety of dentists. With offices in Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, Sunrise Dental is your […]