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We Have Integrity in All Areas of Life We do the right thing even though it may not be the easiest. “Integrity is choosing courage over comfort; choosing what is right over what is fun, fast, or easy; and choosing to practice our values rather than simply professing them.” - Brene Brown Integrity is defined...

The dental industry is all about teeth, right? Wrong! At least not at Smile Shoppe Pediatric Dentistry. We focus on the whole patient and not simply the teeth. Since we know we are working with the future leaders and difference-makers of the world, we have made it our mission to inspire the next generation of...

Refer a friend to Smile Shoppe Pediatric Dentistry this summer and share your smile. Stop by the office to pick up your Sweet Deal! Simply write your name on the back of our referral card inside the bag of candy. Enjoy the candy and pass the card out to your friends and family. When a friend you...

A dental cavity can cause problems long before we can see it. At Smile Shoppe Pediatric Dentistry, we know that the earlier we can detect a dental cavity, the better. If left untreated, hidden decay can destroy the tooth structure beneath the surface of the tooth. That’s why we proudly offer dental cleanings with DIAGNOdent®....

What an honor to receive a letter from one of our former patients! Dr. J was humbled to receive such kind words! Dr. Rhodes, I do not expect you to remember me, but you were my primary dentist from the age of 4 to age 19, and it was awesome. I just wanted to take...

We heard about a great not-for-profit group for young people called dosomething.org, so thought we’d check it out. And guess what? It’s amazing! Here’s a few things they say about themselves: DoSomething.org is the country’s largest not-for-profit for young people and social change. We have 2.5 million members (and counting!) who kick butt on causes they...

The Smile Shoppe Pediatric Dentistry team are excited to announce that we have been named the 2016 Mom Approved Winner in the category of Best Pediatric Dentist in Northwest Arkansas! We strive to be a kid friendly, mom loved, professional and fun office. Each of our employees are hand picked to provide the best care for your child’s smile. Your...

Smoking is becoming less popular, but many teens still choose to use tobacco in some form. Before you decide to try a cigarette or chewing tobacco, remember that tobacco is not only harmful to your lungs. The effects of tobacco use can wreak havoc on your entire body, including your oral health. No one wants...

We stumbled onto another good website today: about-face.org. About-Face equips women and girls with tools to understand and resist harmful media messages that affect their self-esteem and body image. On their website they explain WHY they do what they do: Why We Do It All the major studies point to the problem: Western culture’s emphasis on stereotypes...

While oral piercings are a popular fad among teenagers, there are many risks to consider before deciding to pierce your tongue: Procedure Related Risks Infection: Infection is possible with any opening in skin or oral tissues. Considering that the mouth is teeming with bacteria, oral piercing carries a high potential for infection at the piercing site. Handling...