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6th Annual Halloween Candy Buy Back Coming November 5

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This year's annual candy buyback will be Monday, November 5, from 8:00-5:00.  Bring in unopened Halloween candy and we will pay 1.00 per pound - up to five pounds per child.  
All candy will be sent to our servicemen and women overseas through Operation Enduring Support - a local organization that sends care packages to our troops all over the world.  
This is a way to give back to our troops and make a little money too!

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WHAT TO DO IF YOUR CHILD'S TOOTH GETS KNOCKED OUT IN AN INJURY

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Here are the steps to take if your child loses a tooth in an injury.

1. Pick up the tooth by the crown, which will protect any of its remaining roots.

2. Gently rinse the tooth and place it in a container of milk to keep it healthy.

3. Contact us immediately so we can try to reinsert and save the tooth.

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Need a Pediatric Dentist in Decatur, IL?

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Going to the dentist can feel frightening, especially for a child. First impressions at the dentist are critical, as many adults who are fearful about dental appointments report that it stems from a bad experience they had as a child at the dentist. This is why you may want to consider visiting a pediatric dentist in Decatur, IL for your little one's first and future dental visits.

Why Choose a Pediatric Dentist?

Children have unique dental needs that can easily be overlooked at busy general practice. A pediatric dental team is a group of dental professionals who are passionate about children and their oral health.

In addition to their dental training, a pediatric ...

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2018 GIVE KIDS A SMILE A SUCCESS!

Give Kids a Smile | Dr. Bret Jerger | decatur il dentist

Our annual Give Kids A Smile Day was a success!  We served 25 children - donating $15,000 in treatments.  This program, which provides one day of free dental care to underserved children, was launched by the American Dental Association.   To date, more than five million children have been treated by over 10,000 dentists and 30,000 dental team members.  We have been a  proud partner since its beginning in 2013, helping raise awareness for the need of dental care to families with limited access.

Give Kids a Smile | Dr. Bret Jerger | decatur il dentist

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