Today, the team at Avalon Family Dentistry learned that December 12th was National Poinsettia Day. It is amazing what will prompt you to look into new things! Dr. Lee was admiring a Poinsettia in our reception area. Did you know that the Poinsettia is Native to Central America? They were abundant in an area in Mexico, […]
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 […]
Many wonder: “Are dental x-rays safe?” Here are the facts you need to help you decide what is best for you and your family’s dental care.
In case you did not read the previous blog, I am Zach, Dr. Lee’s son. This past June, our family took a trip to Vietnam (as written in the previous blog), after our four days in Vietnam came to an end, we continued our vacation to South Korea. This visit to Korea was very special to […]
Hello, I am Dr. Lee’s son, Zach. This blog that I am writing is not the typical “dentistry” blog, but a blog sharing my family’s experience in Vietnam. In the midst of our busy schedules, this past June we were able to take some time off and travel to Eastern Asia. Since it was our first […]
There are many options available to replace missing teeth. Which is the right option for you? We examine the pros and cons of the three most common options.
The team at Avalon Family Dentistry did a little bit of research and found that today is Culinarians Day. Could there be a better thing to celebrate? Who wouldn’t want to acknowledge the people in our lives who love to cook and bless us with amazing meals? Our resident chef, Cristi, is always teasing us […]
Tooth pain and sensitivity are quite common, affecting millions of people. These occur when the enamel in a tooth is worn away, and the gum line recedes. This leaves the unprotected surface beneath (called dentin) exposed. When the dentin is exposed, this allows the trigger to shoot straight to the nerve, causing that unbearable pain […]
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, […]
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 […]