Archive for September, 2021

Mixed Dentition

Author: Dr. Alison Vitelli, DMD What are the different stages of dentition? When is my child going to loose her teeth? These are some common questions we are often asked when we take care of our pediatric patients at Spring Lake Dental Group. Every single one of us is unique and our growth patterns are […]

Continuing the Fight Against COVID-19

Author: Dr. David Dickerhoff, DDS, MAGD, FOCOI We have always practiced universal precautions since our practice opened twenty five years ago. Perhaps the reason why Covid-19 deaths, hospitalizations and infections have been so low in our professional community is because of these practices and our beliefs in following science. I encourage all of our patient base to remain vigilant […]

What’s New at SLDG?

Author: Dr. David Dickerhoff, DDS, MAGD, FOCOI The lightning strike that hit our building a few weeks ago has earned our attention and made for lots of re-investment in new equipment and technology. Our IT provider, ARC has been working overtime in trying to keep us operational and compliant with HIPPA and OSHA. The staff has been “rolling […]


Author: Kimberly N. Powell, DDS, MS, FAGD When I was in dental school, my instructor told us that we will be the most hated people in the world. I didn’t understand it so much at the time, but I get it now. I have heard “I hate the dentist” several times. It is understandable considering […]