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What Dentist Appointments And Oil Changes Have In Common

Ever get your teeth cleaned and feel like you’re getting a tune-up on your pearly whites? If so, you’ve made the right correlation. Getting your teeth checked is like getting your tires rotated or having your car serviced. After a certain number of miles, your car will need to be checked, just as you teeth need to be checked after not visiting the dentist after a certain amount of time. This way, you can make sure that there are no cavities, tooth decay, or other problems that may develop down the road for your teeth. Just as your car, you would need a checkup every few months to make sure everything is running smoothly to prevent it from breaking down. Be sure to care for your teeth and visit a dentist at least twice a year. This can avoid hitting any bumps in the road for a smooth ride to a better smile!

Pediatric Dentistry of Ft. Myers Ante’s Up For Autism

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 11, 2015) – Pediatric Dentistry of Ft. Myers, Dr. Tim Verwest, DMD will be the wild card sponsor at the 4th annual Ante Up for Autism Casino Night on Friday, April 10, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. All proceeds collected will benefit Peace by Piece Center for Children with Autism in Ft. Myers.

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“After visiting with the children from Peace by Piece for a dental presentation we were made aware of how autism effects our community. We knew right away that we wanted to help support this wonderful cause,” said Dr. Tim Verwest, DMD of Pediatric Dentistry of Ft. Myers.

The mission of Peace by Piece is to provide research based behavior analytic and educational services to children with autism and other developmental disabilities, in an environment that is surrounded with unconditional love, patience, support, and respect. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please call Peace by Piece Center for Children with Autism at (239) 245-8301 or (239) 850-0802.

Pediatric Dentistry of Ft Myers, Dr. Tim Verwest, DMD, continues to provide pediatric dental care to children for over 25 years. Areas of service include comprehensive dental exams, cleanings, composite fillings, dental hygiene education, extractions, fluoride treatments, sealants, sedation dentistry, space maintainers, x-rays and tooth nerve treatment. For more information, visit or (239) 482-2722.