Healthy Smiles Program

All Year

Don’t forget to take your Heathy Smiles Card to your next cleaning! You and your hygienist will be entered in a drawing to win awesome gift certificates.

Our Featured Non-Profit Organization:

The Ronald McDonald House

Donate your Lyons Loot to Ronald McDonald House. From now through the end of June, NSO will donate $10 to RMHC for every 30 Lyons Loot collected.

Keeping families together and near the medical care they need through a network of local Chapters.

“Our network of local Chapters has been helping millions of families with sick children find comfort and support when they need it most.  Our programs, tailored to meet the urgent needs of each community, can now be found in more than 64 countries and regions across the globe.

Since 1974, RMHC has created programs that strengthen families during difficult times. RMHC provides vital resources and compassionate care to children and their families being served by leading hospitals worldwide. Core RMHC programs — Ronald McDonald Houses, Ronald McDonald Family Rooms, and Ronald McDonald Care Mobiles — provide access to health care and enable family-centered care. RMHC helped lessen the burden for millions of families in 2017.”

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Go Wireless

Go Wireless

It’s true, not everyone needs wires to have perfectly straight teeth. Invisalign, the non-bracket approach to a new smile, is another great option! Invisalign uses a series of invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners that no one can tell you're wearing. So, you...

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Seven Reasons to See an Orthodontist by Age

Seven Reasons to See an Orthodontist by Age

You've probably heard another parent say it, or you have said it yourself. "Why do we need to see an Orthodontist so soon? The baby teeth are just going to fall out anyway." There are many other factors to consider when you are thinking about orthodontic care for your...

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Swedish Meatball Pasta

Swedish Meatball Pasta

This is a one-pot dish that takes about 30 minutes and serves 4–added bonus, it is braces friendly! Enjoy! • 1 lb ground beef • ½ cup seasoned breadcrumbs • ½ onion, finely minced • 1 egg • 1 tablespoon kosher salt, divided, or to taste • 1 tablespoon pepper, divided...

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Speech Teeth

Did you know that the alignment of your teeth can affect your speech? If you or your child struggles with certain elements of pronunciation, it could be attributed to your teeth. Lisp or Whistling A primary cause of the development of a lisp or whistle is...

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White Chicken Chili

Winter is a great time to make some chili.  It is like a milder, calmer cousin to Texas beef chili.  Add extra chili peppers for more heat if you like! Keeps well and freezes well. INGREDIENTS: 2 (15-ounce) cans white beans 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil...

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Why do adults seek orthodontic treatment?

It’s not just about giving you a beautiful smile—getting your teeth aligned will also prevent other serious problems. Adults, is it time to see an orthodontist? Check out the signs listed below. We would appreciate being the orthodontist you visit.  Give us a call...

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Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies

Looking for a perfect Valentine’s dessert? Make these pretty and delicious Red Velvet Sandwich Cookies! INGREDIENTS FOR COOKIES: 4 oz. unsweetened chocolate, chopped 2 c. granulated sugar 2 sticks salted butter, at room temperature 2 large eggs 3 tbsp. buttermilk 5...

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Orthodontic Appointments During Flu Season

  In the United States, flu season occurs in the fall and winter. While influenza viruses spread year-round, most of the time flu activity peaks between December and February …. So, January is right in the middle. As much as we want you to make all your...

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Hot Fudge Peanut Butter Pie

Sunday is NATIONAL PIE DAY and Monday will be NATIONAL PEANUT BUTTER DAY, so why not make a delicious Hot Fudge Peanut Butter Pie this weekend to celebrate! Ingredients: Crust 2 cups chocolate graham crackers 1/4 cup sugar 3/4 stick of butter (6 tablespoons) Filling 1...

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Are Braces and Invisalign Tax Deductible?

Some people are all set to file their tax returns early so here is some information you might be curious about concerning orthodontic treatment.  IMPORTANT: You’ll want to check with your tax accountant to confirm, but the IRS website...

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