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Why Are They Called Wisdom Teeth?

Why Are They Called Wisdom Teeth?

Apr 07 2017

Terms for third molars have dated back thousands of years.  Hippocrates refers to these teeth as sophronisteres, from the Greek sophron, meaning prudent.  So…

Dr. Warren and Dr. May awarded “2017 Business Persons Of The Year”

Dr. Warren and Dr. May awarded “2017 Business Persons Of The Year”

Feb 24 2017

Dr. Warren and Dr. May have been awarded the 2017 Business Persons Of The Year by the Greater West Bloomfield Chamber of…

Our Doctors Featured On Civic Center TV’s “The Biz” Promoting Oral Health

Our Doctors Featured On Civic Center TV’s “The Biz” Promoting Oral Health

Feb 21 2017

Our doctors at Caring Smiles Family Dentistry were featured on the West Bloomfield Civic Center TV show, The Biz, this week as they discussed the importance of…

Commitment To The Community

Commitment To The Community

Feb 18 2017

At Caring Smiles Family Dentistry, we don’t only have a commitment to our patients, but also to our community.  Over the past…

Jamaica Outreach: Giving Back Around The World

Jamaica Outreach: Giving Back Around The World

Feb 16 2017

-By Dr. Amira May Woodruff During my third year of dental school, I had the amazing opportunity to travel to Jamaica to…

Kenya Smiles: Dental Mission Trip Of A Lifetime!

Kenya Smiles: Dental Mission Trip Of A Lifetime!

Feb 10 2017

  -By Dr. Warren E. Woodruff In January of 2010, during my final year of dental school at the University of Michigan…

Oral Health Care During Pregnancy

Oral Health Care During Pregnancy

Feb 08 2017

  In 2011, an expert workgroup, consisting of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist (ACOG)…

“My Tooth Was Accidentally Knocked Out…What Should I Do???”

“My Tooth Was Accidentally Knocked Out…What Should I Do???”

Feb 05 2017

An athletic mouth guard is one of the most important pieces of sports equipment that you or your child will use. They…

The Most Common Questions And Answers About Your Child’s Oral Health

The Most Common Questions And Answers About Your Child’s Oral Health

Jan 28 2017

There are many questions that parents of young children have when it comes to oral health.  We have the answers to the…

X-Ray Radiation Dose – The Truth!

X-Ray Radiation Dose – The Truth!

Jan 21 2017

  The average dose of radiation per person from all sources is about 620 mrems per year.  However, it is not uncommon for…