On the Blog

October 15, 2015

Going to the Dentist with No Dental Insurance

Going to the dentist can become expensive if you do not have dental insurance. However, just because you do not have dental insurance doesn’t mean that […]
September 28, 2015

Fall Foods that are Frightening to your Teeth

While it still feels like summer in North Carolina, we know that fall is just around the corner. And with fall comes Halloween, junk food, and […]
September 15, 2015

What Causes Cavities?

Believe it or not, Starbursts, lollipops, and sugary cereals aren’t the only things that can cause cavities. While it’s important to adequately brush and floss every […]
August 17, 2015

How to Stop Grinding your Teeth

Grinding or clenching your teeth from time to time doesn’t usually cause much harm to your teeth. However, if you grind your teeth on a regular […]
August 13, 2015

Promoting Healthy, Beautiful Smiles at School and Year Round!

At Sunrise Dental, Dr. Dinah Vice, DDS & Associates, we are dedicated to our patients; giving them the utmost care, respect and attention. School is starting […]
August 8, 2015

What to Expect When Getting a Root Canal

The words “root canal” often evoke feelings of fear and anxiety in many people. Historically, root canals have this bad reputation of being scary and painful. […]
July 29, 2015

Signs of Gingivitis

Gingivitis is the earliest stage of gum disease; it is an inflammation of the gums usually caused by plaque buildup or some sort of bacterial infection. […]
July 15, 2015

7 Tips for Getting your Child to Brush Their Teeth

Just like eating vegetables or taking naps, teeth brushing for some children is not accepted with much enthusiasm or excitement. Developing a good teeth brushing routine, […]
June 24, 2015

Dentist Approved Snacks

You always hear from your dentist all of the foods and drinks you shouldn’t eat – candy, soda, coffee, and sugary cereals – but have they […]
June 15, 2015

Top 5 Benefits of Mouthwash

The best way to keep your gums and teeth free from plaque, cavities, and stains is to brush and floss; however the use of mouthwash on […]
May 25, 2015

Spring Clean Your Teeth at Our Dental Office

For many of us, spring is the time for spring cleaning. Spring cleaning is a great chance to empty out that overstuffed drawer in your kitchen, […]
May 20, 2015

Celebrate National Smile Month with Sunrise Dental

First impressions are very important. And there’s no better way to make a great first impression than with a smile. Smiling can be a great way […]
April 22, 2015

Eat Wisely, Smile More Often

The weather is getting warmer, which means it will soon be time for trips to the beach and days lounging at the pool. For most people, […]
April 21, 2015

Sunrise Dental Sponsors Relay for Life East Wake Team

Sunrise Dental is sponsoring the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life East Wake team. The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is one of the largest […]
April 15, 2015

What are Veneers?

Veneers are fine pieces of porcelain used to recreate the natural appearance of teeth, while also creating durability and resilience that are comparable to natural tooth […]
April 12, 2015

Sunrise Dental Sponsors 2015 Henry Green Golf Tournament

Sunrise Dental is proud to sponsor the 2015 Henry Green Memorial Fund. The Henry Green Memorial Fund is an organization dedicated to raising awareness and funding […]
March 19, 2015

What is Sedation Dentistry?

Sedation dentistry is an oft misunderstood term. When people hear “sedated” they automatically think they are completely asleep with no knowledge of what is going on […]
March 15, 2015

Cosmetic Dentistry: Is It Right for Me?

In our Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill dentist offices, we are surprised at how many of our patients tend to associate cosmetic dentistry with cosmetic plastic […]