Common Dental Myths Debunked

Today, we live in an age of information. It’s easier than ever to find advice and tips online concerning just about anything. But, is all that information reliable? Can you believe everything you read online? Especially when it comes to health concerns, it’s important to make sure any information we use to make decisions about […]

Steps for “Brushing Up” Your Child’s Oral Health

A memorable childhood should involve care-free moments with an abundance of laughter. During these crucial formative years, parents provide training and instructions for their kids—which will influence them for a lifetime. This even includes how parents place the value of up-keeping their teeth and gums. Little Teeth are Important Too! Essential building-blocks for physical, social, […]

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National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month

Keep Your Whole Body Healthy! Did you know that June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month?  Your Federal Way dentist,  Dr. Josephine Lee and the team at Avalon Family Dentistry know proper nutrition is paramount in not only maintaining a health body but also maintaining healthy teeth and gums! This is an amazing time […]

National Facial Protection Month

Why is Facial Protection So Important? Did you know that April is not only National Youth Sports Safety Month, but also National Facial Protection Month? In the Pacific Northwest, we are blessed to be in an area where our children have the opportunity to be involved in a plethora of sports!  Because of this, your […]

Start 2017 Off Right with a Solid Dental Routine

Have you made your new year’s resolutions yet? As 2016 winds down and we look ahead to 2017, now is the perfect time to resolve to make healthy choices throughout the upcoming year. This may include improving your diet or starting an exercise routine. Have you considered how you can resolve to take better care […]

Why Are My Gums Still Bleeding?

You come in every six months for your dental check-ups and cleanings.  You floss and brush just like our dental hygienists have instructed you.  Your huge frustration:  Why are my gums still bleeding? Your Federal Way dentist, Dr. Josephine Lee, is here to help point you to some possible answers. Genetics ~  Some people are […]