1. Dr. Duke Visits Local Schools

    Dr. Staff and his staff visited Frenchtown Elementary, Cold Springs and Head Start to help teach kids the proper way to brush teeth, which snacks are healthiest and the importance of good oral hygiene and regular dental checkups. It was lots of fun!…Read More

  2. Dr. Duke’s office volunteers for Give Kids a Smile Day!

    As part of the American Dental Association's Give Kids A Smile Day, Dr. Duke and his office staff volunteered their office, supplies, expertise and day off to provide a day of free care to a number of unserved children. "It's wonderful to be involved in a program that is helping the kids that needs dental care the most. I think it's important to give back to the community and I hope that we can co…Read More

  3. No More Flippers! Introducing Snap-it!

    Now you can "just say no" to bulky and uncomfortable flipper devices. If you currently have a flipper or are missing a tooth, Snap-it may be perfect for you. It temporarily provides an esthetic, functional and affordable solution to spaces in your smile due to missing teeth. To see if Snap-it is right for you, contact our office. Additional information can be found by following the link under the …Read More

  4. Dr. Duke Receives Prestigious Fellowship Award

    Dr. Duke recently was awarded the prestigious Fellowship degree by the International Congress of Oral Implantology. This degree is earned for work and knowledge with dental implants and bone grafting techniques. Dr. Duke completed the requirements in January 2010 but received the award at the annual ICOI meeting held in New Orleans April 22-24. At the conference Dr. Duke was able to attend lecture…Read More

  5. Continuing Education Classes Galore!

    Once you graduate, you don't have to go to class anymore, right? Wrong. Over the past four months Dr. Duke has attended more than 12 days of courses to stay current on the lastest advanced techniques to provide the best care for you. That's more courses than required in a three year period by the Board of Dentistry!! Here are some of the topics: Tooth Whitening Cosmetic Veneers & Crowns Implan…Read More

  6. Doing Our Part to Combat Oral Cancer

    Oral cancer is a devastating event in anyone's life. As such, we are committed to doing everything possible to educate our patients about any contributing risk factors and to provide early detection. Early detection SIGNIFICANTLY increases a favorable outcome. Dr. Duke performs a manual oral cancer screening on every patient at each periodic or comprehensive exam at no additional charge. Additiona…Read More

  7. New Digital Panoramic Xray Machine

    We're excited to announce the latest upgrade in equipment to our office is the Gendex Orthoralix 8500 DDE panoramic xray machine. Images taken on the 8500 DDE are sent directly to a computer thereby saving the time previously spent developing the xrays. The 8500 DDE also provides enhanced image quality while lowering the dosage of radiation to unmatched levels. The patients who benefit most are th…Read More

  8. Perfect Shade Matching Using Shade-X

    Now using the X-Rite Shade-X system, we can scan your natural tooth using an optical scanner to achieve the perfect shade match. This is done comfortably and takes less than one second. Most teeth have multiple colors within several layers making it difficult to get an accurate shade match. The Shade-X system scans multiple areas of the tooth giving us the most precise color match available for fi…Read More

  9. Digital Intraoral Camera Gives You A Look Inside Your Mouth

    Now you can see what we see! The Icon by Digital Doc is the #1 rated intraoral camera in America. It's small, slender design allows comfortable, high quality digital images to be taken without any exposure to xrays. It takes only seconds for the image to appear on a computer screen. Now you'll be able to better understand exactly what the doctor is saying, allowing you to be more informed and make…Read More