Smoking Puts Your Oral Health At Risk

  DID YOU KNOW that smoking is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in the United States? It’s well known that smoking can lead to a number of lung-related diseases but in reality, the negative effects of smoking can be seen in almost every part of the body, especially the mouth. Smoking Compromises Your Oral Health Among…


February – Children’s Dental Health Month

ANY PARENT KNOWS that getting your child to do certain things like eat their veggies, clean their room and even brush their teeth can be difficult. But the reality is that tooth decay is the number one disease affecting young children today. To combat this, kids need to learn and love to brush their teeth early on in their…


Alaskan Summer is Synonymous with Alaskan Salmon

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June brings the second installment of our Tracey Pilch Silent Auction at Alaska Premier Dental Group! Many of our Doctors and Staff have already hit the rivers and oceans seeking fresh Alaskan Salmon.  Fittingly Salmon artwork will be the focus for our second Silent Auction. If you didn’t catch the  news last month I will summarize this…


A Week to Celebrate Mothers

WE ARE ECSTATIC TO HAVE this week to celebrate all the wonderful mothers out there! They fed us, clothed us, read books to us and raised us. But most importantly, they LOVE us! We’d like to return the favor and show all our mothers some love this Mother’s Day.   What We Love About Our Moms…


April Showers Bring May Flowers

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May brings an exciting new announcement at Alaska Premier Dental Group! Let me fill you in on some history to set up the good news… We are lucky to have many talented patients. One of those patients is Tracey Pilch. This blog isn’t over how talented she is, but is focused more on her heart and her…


Summer Summertime Stains

Summer time is a time for relaxing, sipping on sweet drinks, and enjoying some awesome BBQ while camping. However, it can also be a time for sugar to wreak havoc on your teeth. Citrus Why is it harmful? The sweet citrus fruits in your drink are acidic and erode the enamel on your teeth, leading…


Fun Dental Facts

It is time for some fun. Dentistry isn’t all serious all the time. We are going to mix it up with some fun facts and interesting findings! Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the human body. Regardless of this fact – please continue to open bottle with bottle openers. According to a recent survey…


Staying Active This Summer

We aren’t only concerned about our patient’s oral health, but their overall health as well. Regular physical activity increases your life span and helps prevent disease and illness. Luckily, the beautiful weather and scenery our state provides us in the summer, offers us a multitude of fun recreational activities to choose from. So, here are…


3 Common Questions

We see lots of patients, and plenty of kids are included in that number. We love to see them as they grow and help to teach them about dental hygiene!  When it comes to oral care – most of the questions do come from parents as they are the ones who are “in the know”…