The DannaSmile Voted One of Top Three in Dallas–Cast Your Vote to Help Us Win # 1!

by The DannaSmile Team Vote for DannaSmile in the 2013 Star Local Media Readers' Choice awards! The Danna Smile has been nominated by  Plano Star Courier's readers for the BEST Dentist in Plano!! Won't you help us become number one? Click here and select The Plano Star Courier as the publication. Then cast [...]

By | December 3rd, 2013|dental news|0 Comments

Best and Worst Foods for Your Teeth

The Best and Worst Foods For Your Teeth by Jodi Danna, D.D.S., F.A.G.D. Can you guess which foods are the very best to eat for your teeth? How about the worst? Did you know you can make a toothpaste from strawberries? Or, did you know there is a common snack you may be [...]

By | April 30th, 2013|dental news|0 Comments

The Right Way to Floss Your Teeth (WATCH)

Are you flossing your teeth the proper way? There is a right way and a wrong way to floss your teeth. Are you flossing your teeth the proper way? Take a few minutes to check out this video that talks about why it is extremely important to follow the "floss rules" while flossing. [...]

By | January 17th, 2013|dental news|0 Comments

Coconut Oil–A New Weapon Against Tooth Decay!

Coconut Oil Prevents Dental Decay If you are crazy for coconuts, this news may very well put you over the edge! Researchers in Ireland found that enzyme-treated coconut oil actually kills bacteria that causes tooth decay. Here's a great article over at the Huffington Post that introduces the concept. This research is so [...]

By | January 15th, 2013|dental news|0 Comments

Keys to Overcoming Dental Anxiety

photo by westpark on Flickr By Jodi Danna, DDS  Dental anxiety can be paralyzing for some individuals, to the point that they avoid going to the dentist altogether. Avoiding visits with your dentist may lead to a myriad of health problems. Obvious issues may arise as the integrity and health of your gums [...]

By | November 7th, 2012|dental news|0 Comments

Don’t Flush Away Your Flex Savings Plan Money

photo by AMagill on Flickr By Jodi Danna, DDS Flex Spending is like your own personal savings account for your healthcare needs. The best part is it’s put away tax-free. However the problem some people run into is if you don’t use it by the end of the year, you lose that money. [...]

By | November 2nd, 2012|dental news|0 Comments

DannaSmile TV Commercial–Did You See It?

Photo by nightowlcity on flickr By Jodi Danna, DDS We've been running a television commercial over the past several months and would love to know if you have seen it or not? If so we would love to hear from you!  Check out the stations we've been running on: A&E, Comedy, CNN, Discovery, [...]

By | October 31st, 2012|dental news|0 Comments

Tartar on Teeth Reveals Secrets to Ancient Diet

Courtesy Lee Berger, Scientific American Dr. Jodi Danna here! I found this interesting article that reveals how archeologists and scientists discovered that early humans were actually eating a diet different than they once thought. Like bark? Hmmm, I am not sure if I could stomach a bark sandwich but it seems it wasn't [...]

By | October 18th, 2012|dental news|0 Comments