12 Tips for a Healthy Halloween

Halloween is around the corner, which for most children means bags of free candy and a chance to build a stockpile of sweets for the winter. No surprise, Halloween can also present parents with a variety of healthy and safety challenges. It’s OK to eat that candy on...

6 Terrible-For-Your-Teeth Foods

Brushing, flossing, tongue scraping, and regular professional cleanings aren’t enough to keep your teeth in excellent condition. What you do to maintain a healthy smile is just as important as what you don’t. Avoiding certain foods and drinks that can damage your...

Dental Emergencies – First Aid for your mouth and teeth

Knocked out tooth * Keep the tooth moist at all times * Hold the tooth by the crown, not the root * Do NOT scrub the tooth – if dirty, you may rinse it off * If possible, gently insert the tooth back into to socket, if not, place it into a container of milk. * See...

May Newsletter

Meet Kim! Kim is new to the dental field. She was excited to join Dr. Vander Vliet’s team because she likes the energy and positivity of the office. Kim recently moved to the Hackettstown area with her husband, son and dog Maxine. She enjoys going on hikes, cooking,...