Pear Tree Dentistry is excited to formally announce the newest addition to our team, Dr. John Skvorak III. Dr. John, one of Dr. Skvorak’s four children, is joining us beginning in July! As Pear Tree Dentistry grows, we are confident that Dr. John will provide the exceptional care that is needed to keep up with the growing demands of our patients. Dr. John completed his education at the University of New England College of Dental Medicine. He graduated among the top of his cla
The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that you bring your child to the dentist for their first visit after the eruption of their first tooth and no later than their first birthday. Your baby's first visit to the dentist is a quick, but very important visit. This visit establishes a "dental home" for your child. A "dental home" is a dental office that you and/or your child are established with and make regular appointments with for routine check ups and cleanings. "
Did you know that we encourage our patients to eat sweets? We encourage our patients to enjoy sweets made with Xylitol, a naturally occurring sugar alcohol derived from birch trees. Xylitol may be used in replace of conventional sugar, but has a few advantages over conventional sugar. For one, xylitol has a relatively low glycemic index. Xylitol has a glycemic index of 7 versus 100 for conventional sugar. The main reason why we love xylitol, as dentists and dental hygienists,
Look who paid us a visit last week. Dr. Skvorak's son, John, stopped by the office and brought Riser, his 2 year old German Shorthaired Pointer with him. It brightened our Wednesday to see this pup's wagging tail and friendly face. Riser even let us put a dental bib on him for a mini photo shoot and opened wide. This pup knows how to impress our dental staff! Look at those pearly whites! #Dentist #Dentistry #BrightenYourSmile #DrSkvorak #FamilyDentist #NewsFromYourDentalTeam
Our office family at Pear Tree Dentistry are excited to offer our heartfelt congratulations to Betsy's daughter and son-in-law who are expecting their first child! This will be the first grandchild for Betsy and her husband and they are completely overjoyed to be first time grandparents. Best wishes to the expecting mom-to-be that she has a healthy pregnancy. We cannot wait to see pictures of the new little girl or boy in October... until then here is an adorable ultrasound p