February is National Children's Dental Health Month and Back Mountain Dental is Doing its Part in Educating the Children of Northeast Pennsylvania

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Dr. James DeFinnis of Back Mountain Dental, hygiene team, is educating children this month by visiting local schools to help promote healthy eating and brushing habits.

Back Mountain Dental | Wilkes Barre Dentist

Dr. James C. DeFinnis

We have four well qualified hygienists which are the heart of our practice and our patients look forward to coming to their appointments.

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. And dentists and hygienists all across the nation are celebrating the profession this month. Local dentist, Dr. James DeFinnis, of Back Mountain Dental says, "dental hygienists are the heart of dental practices everywhere. Dental hygienists spend a lot of time building positive relationships with our patients, they focus the patient on keeping up with their dental care and educate them on their dental needs."

In honor of National Children's Dental Health Month, is doing it's part to educate the little ones about how to maintain healthy teeth for a lifetime. To educate the children of Wilkes Barre about the importance of quality oral hygiene, Daiphin Borber, Dr . DeFinnis' hygienist, is traveling to schools in the community and teaching kids about the following: Proper brushing and flossing habits, the importance of regular dental visits and how to eat healthy. Each child will also get a free dental hygiene goodie bag that is filled with a toothbrush, flosser and stickers.

For more information, or to have Daiphin speak at your child's school, call Back Mountain Dental at (570) 763-4189. Daiphin will be speaking at Wyoming Valley Montessori on February 23 and Dallas Elementary’s second grade class on February 24.


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