👌 Dental Care Tips for College Bound Teens

You and your high school graduate have worked very hard for last 4 years and next week it will come to a glorious finale. We understand how proud you are of this moment.🎉 After the celebrations are done, its time to get ready for college and we are here to help.

Throughout summer we have made room in our schedule so when you call to make an appointment for your college bound teen, you will not have wait to get them in.

✔Here is what you need to know about dental care of your college bound graduate to avoid any dental problems during those all important college years:

➊ Wisdom teeth check up: Between the age of 17 and 25, wisdom teeth issue start to surface and can be very painful. When your teen is away from home, it can be quite challenging for you and them to manage care for wisdom teeth issues. We highly recommend that you bring in your teen for a consultation with our oral surgeon and avoid any future problems.

➋ Routine cleaning and exam: Staying away from home, working hard in college can take a toll on healthy eating habits and also has a negative effect on your teeth. Give you teen a clean start to the college with scheduling routine cleaning and exam before heading to college and at least every summer hereafter.

➌ Bleaching: Want to give your college bound teen extra sparkle in their smile? Our in office bleaching is quick and gives great results in just one sitting. You can simply combine this with your routine cleaning.

So call us now at (586) 677-2828 and book your college bound teens appointment. Give them a confident start to exciting college years and give yourself peace of mind. You can also comment here and we will reach out to you for an appointment.

You never know, there may be a surprise in store for them or you! 🎊

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Amber Steciuk
Amber Steciuk
12:17 05 Aug 17
Everyone was so nice! I look forward to going back to complete my treatment after seeing the two specialists that the dentist referred me to. Thanks to all of you at Great Lakes Dentistry.read more
Marcy Beck
Marcy Beck
02:24 17 Jun 17
Always a great experience. Quality dental work, great staff and more than willing to get you in when you have an emergency.read more
Marilyn Sullivan
Marilyn Sullivan
23:01 15 Jun 17
Always an excellent experience! The staff, hygienists, and docs all make for a calm, welcoming, and overall positive experience. I always leave feeling very well cared for.read more
Belinda Bombrisk
Belinda Bombrisk
15:42 10 Jun 17
Kelsey is an awesome hygienist!! Dr. V is caring and remembers his patients, very engaged. Also, Sarah is the most welcoming, soothing and helpful front office rep; just love going to the dentist now! It makes a difference when you have a caring staff. I would recommend Dr. V and his staff to anyone who may have any fears or dislike of visiting the dentist, this office will change your opinion and you will love going!!!read more
Z Schillinger
Z Schillinger
22:22 13 Mar 17
After going to the same dentist for 30+ years he retired. A friend recommended Dr. V, that it would be worth the drive. I live in Canton so it is 70 miles round trip. The friend was correct in recommending Great Lakes Dentistry. His office staff is competent and friendly which usually tells you their boss is also. Dr. V was very courteous and put me at ease. I am so happy I have my dentistry needs met now that my family will be going over there also. Thank you Dr. V and your staff for a pleasant dentist visit. Great Lakes Dentistry is certainly worth the drive.read more
Mark Moore
Mark Moore
18:44 14 Dec 16

Two locations to best serve our patients, Royal Oak and Shelby Township

Great Lakes Dentistry – Royal Oak
4313 Rochester Rd.
Royal Oak, MI 48073
(248) 435-8880

Great Lakes Dentistry – Shelby
53620 Van Dyke Ave., Suite 2
Shelby Township, MI 48316
(586) 677-2828

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