There are benefits to spending time outdoors

Getting Outdoors Is Good For You: Here’s Why

By Bruce Sexton / May 27, 2022 /

The Benefits Of Being Outdoors All of the team members at Bruce Sexton Dentistry know that having a healthy smile is just part of a healthy lifestyle. We want you and your family to be healthy and happy. Summer is a great time to get the benefits of being outdoors and to enjoy some sunshine…

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Get better sleep this Christmas

Don’t Let the Grinch Steal This Christmas Gift

By Bruce Sexton / December 30, 2021 /

Give yourself the gift of a good night’s sleep. The holiday season between November to the New Year is often the busiest time of year for people. There is holiday shopping, planning family events, making time to see friends, and perhaps the additional holiday stress of coordinating flights and other travel plans. Our homes are…

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Benefits of handwashing and hand sanitizer

Why Hand Sanitizer Isn’t a Replacement for Handwashing

By Bruce Sexton / December 3, 2021 /

Handwashing is the best way to keep your hands germ-free. Hand sanitizer stations have popped up all over the place and many of us also keep pocket-sized sanitizers on us or in our cars. These hygiene helpers come in different scents and make it really easy to quickly clean our hands, especially after touching possibly…

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Important questions to ask when looking for a family dentist

5 Must-Ask Questions If You Are Looking for a Family Dentist in Wayland, MI

By Bruce Sexton / May 19, 2021 /

Looking for a Family Dentist in Wayland, MI? When was the last time you visited a dentist? If you answered that question with “I can’t remember” or “Over six months ago,” then it is time to see your dentist. But don’t worry because you aren’t alone. Many adults have every intention of visiting the dentist,…

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Baby's first dental appointment

What Can I Expect During My Baby’s First Dental Appointment?

By Bruce Sexton / January 28, 2021 /

Teaching Your Child to Love Their Smile Preparing for a baby is thrilling and sometimes nerve-wracking. You need a name and a nursery theme and cute little onesies and blankies and toys, and it feels like the list never ends! After all, anything to welcome your little one to the world. One thing parents tend…

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Improved dental technology equals better patient experience

8 Ways Dental Technology Can Improve Your In-Office Experience

By Bruce Sexton / November 6, 2020 /

Discover how your dentist’s high-tech dental tools and machines benefit you as a patient. The dental technology your dentist outfits their practice with doesn’t just make their team’s job easier, it also directly benefits patients. Here are 8 examples of how the dental technology Dr. Sexton uses not only helps him help his patients but…

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questions about teeth

Your Top Questions About Teeth Answered

By Bruce Sexton / August 24, 2020 /

Common Questions About Dental Health Did you know that one third of each tooth sits below the gum line? Much like an iceberg, a critical part of your teeth lies below the surface. You use your teeth every day to eat and speak, but how much do you really know about them? Until something goes…

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Learn how to boost your immune system during COVID 19

5 Ways to Boost Your Immune System

By Bruce Sexton / April 15, 2020 /

Help your immune system function at peak efficiency. When it comes to slowing the spread of COVID-19, experts have emphasized social distancing and staying home whenever possible. Staying home isn’t always an option though; whether you’re still traveling to work or you need to run a few essential errands, there are times when going out…

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10 Things for Parents to Remember as They Navigate the New Normal

By Bruce Sexton / March 31, 2020 /

Parents all across the world are coping with huge changes to their family’s normal routines. Social distancing and stay-at-home orders have rocked family life across our nation and across the world. Schools are temporarily closed and many parents working non-essential jobs are home along with their children. Others are still working while trying to juggle…

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fun facts for kids (and adults) about dentistry

5 Fun Facts About Kids’ Dentistry

By Bruce Sexton / March 17, 2020 /

Surprising dental facts you may not know. When we talk about kids’ dentistry, we usually learn dental facts about how often we should brush our teeth or why flossing is important. Dr. Bruce Sexton wants you to know all of that important stuff but he also wants you to know some of the fun stuff,…

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