Posts Categorized: Family Education

Baby with Binkie

How To Find The Right Type Of Binkie For Your Child

Parents know that a binkie can be one of the most important tools in their parenting toolbox, for those moments when you just need some peace and quiet. Binkies can be a bit controversial in parenting circles, However, if you pay attention to the proper factors when choosing a binkie for your child, you can… Read more »

Tips For Teaching Your Child To Brush Their Own Teeth

One of the earliest ways that your child gets a little taste of independence is by learning to brush their own teeth. Since this is an important lifelong habit, it’s crucial to establish good brushing habits from an early age, so that they understand and grasp good dental health. However, it can be a difficult… Read more »

Fruit smoothie and raspberries on table

The Top 5 Worst Foods for Your Teeth

Have you ever stopped to think about how the food and drink that you put into your body affects your teeth? According to the American Dental Association, your diet plays an important role in maintaining a healthy, beautiful smile. When you eat food, the bacteria in your mouth digests the sugars and produces acid. Certain… Read more »

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Is Activated Charcoal Safe to Use on My Teeth? | Tacoma Family Dentistry

Over the past few years, activated charcoal has risen in popularity within the health and beauty community. Whether it’s in a skincare product or taken as a supplement, activated charcoal has become somewhat of a trend. Some health experts even claim that brushing with activated charcoal can give you a whiter and brighter smile, as… Read more »

Holiday party decorations on table

Protect Your Teeth During This Holiday Season | Tacoma Family Dentist

It’s hard to believe that it is already time for the holiday season! Between shopping, events and family gatherings, the holiday season is the busiest time of the year for many families. It’s easy to be overwhelmed with busy schedules and put your oral hygiene in the backseat. Our team at Plancich Dental have put… Read more »

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Plancich Dental Family Blog Series: Brett Plancich

We are continuing our summer blog series with an official introduction to Brett Plancich, the eldest of Dr. Gregory Plancich’s three children. Brett grew up in Washington, surrounded by his extended family and the unsurpassable beauty of the Pacific Northwest. During his childhood, he was grateful to have generations of family members nearby to visit… Read more »

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Leave a Review for a Chance to Win a Tacoma Gift Basket!

We’re giving away the chance to win a gift basket filled with Tacoma goodies, valued at over $300. Explore the best of Tacoma, featuring prizes from Museum of Glass, The Lobster Shop, Tacoma Rainiers, Hello Cupcake and more! To enter, simply leave a review for Plancich Dental through one of our review websites. This includes:… Read more »

Boy smiling with ball

Protect Your Child’s Teeth this Summer | Tacoma Family Dentist

The warm weather of summer in Tacoma means getting outside and being active. While these sports can help build a child’s confidence, team working skills and development, there is also an inherent risk of injury. As kids are out playing sports and other recreational activities, parents need to be wary of their health and protection of… Read more »

Leave a Review for a Chance to Win a Sonicare – Tacoma Family Dentist

Our team at Plancich Dental is excited to announce that we’re offering our patients a chance to win a Sonicare Toothbrush and at-home teeth whitening kit. In order to win, please a review of Plancich Dental on Facebook, Google or Yelp page. If you had a positive experience with us, please share it! We greatly… Read more »