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Burns Family Dentistry and Toys For Tots

Posted on: December 13, 2017
We are excited to announce, Burns Family Dentistry donated 150 children's toothbrushes to our local chapter of Toys for Tots which will be given in addition to the toys in hopes to maintain and promote healthy smiles. Toys for Tots is a program run by the United States Marine Corps Reserves ...
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We’re Growing @ Burns Family Dentistry!

Posted on: December 7, 2017
We're happy to announce our new dental administrator, Kathy, and our new dental hygienist, Karen, to our team. Kathy is in her second week now and going strong! Kathy graduated from Mount Vernon College in DC with a Bachelor's of Arts in Human Development.  She will mainly function as our insurance ...
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Welcome Fall! Wilmington, NC activities

Posted on: September 11, 2017
Fall is rapidly approaching so let the fun fall festivities begin! This weekend (9/16-9/17) is full of fun activities for the whole family. Here are a couple activities to look for: Summer Harvest Festival at Poplar Grove Plantation Enjoy this 2 day event with a 1930's themed carnival for the kids, live ...
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Happy July 4th from Burns Family Dentistry!

Posted on: June 28, 2017
We hope everyone has a safe and fun July 4th holiday.  We are excited about spending time with our family and friends. Fun Fact: Do you know all the words to the national anthem? The lyrics we sing are only part of a poem written by Francis Scott Key. O say can ...
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Medication Drop Boxes

Posted on: April 25, 2017
Recently a community meeting was held by SEAHEC at UNCW Kenan Auditorium about the rising opioid epidemic in our home town.  Wilmington, NC has been named #1 in the country for opioid abuse. Frances Weller moderated a question and answer discussion with law enforcement, the mayor, CEO of NHRMC (New ...
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Dental Bridges vs. Dental Implants – Wilmington, NC Dentist

Posted on: October 20, 2014
Unlike bridges that anchor to existing teeth and place false teeth on top of the gum line, dental implants actually fuse to the bone in the jaw. A dental implant consists of three parts -- a titanium implant that anchors to the jawbone, a post (also known as an abutment) ...
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ADA (Eric and Casey Burns are members of the American Dental Association) Debunks Five Oral Hygiene “Myths.”

Posted on: October 14, 2014
The US News & World Report (10/14, Kohnle) carries a brief Health Day report in which the American Dental Association debunks common oral hygiene “myths.” The article references five different myths, including that gum disease is rare, which it is not; that having few cavities means one will not suffer ...
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Helping Hints for Halloween

Posted on: October 28, 2013
Happy Halloween from Eric and Casey Burns DDS!Halloween is here again and candy is everywhere you turn but did you know that some candy is better than others? No candy is “good for you”, there are just some that are more likely to cause decay than others. The Candies to ...
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Which Toothbrush is best for me?

Posted on: February 28, 2013
There are so many kinds of toothbrushes to choose from in the store now! This usually makes it confusing in selecting the right toothbrush for you. Keep in mind that there are many factors about your teeth that make them special to you. For example, some of us have sensitive teeth, ...
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Support the Cape Fear Chorale

Posted on: November 13, 2012
Drs. Eric and Casey Burns are proud to be a sponsor of the Cape Fear Chorale.The mission of the the Chorale is to provide excellent choral music to the region at no cost to those who attend concerts. The group is totally dependent upon donations received. The Chorale does not ...
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