Archive for 'Celebrity Smiles' Category

Nate Berkus Grateful for Preventive Dental Care in Childhood

Celebrity Smiles, Oral Health, Pediatric Dentistry

Nate Berkus, TV host and author, got his start in interior design at an early age. “I was barely in grade school when I helped my mother rearrange the living room furniture for the first time,” he recently told Dear Doctor magazine. Berkus credits his sparkling smile to another early more...

Kristin Cavallari Talks About Her “Spaghetti Catcher”

Celebrity Smiles, orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry

Everybody knows that Kristin Cavallari has a winning smile. In fact, the 25-year-old actress and TV personality recently received the 2012 “Smile of the Year” award from Dear Doctor magazine! But here's something you may not know: Her teeth weren't always as perfect as they are now. Cavallari began with more...

Jillian Michaels Protects Her Winning Smile With a Mouthguard

Celebrity Smiles, Dental Health Tips, Dental Injuries, Sports Dentistry

Although she's an enthusiastic aficionado of the martial arts, Jillian Michaels — fitness guru, television personality and popular author — hasn't had a dental accident in years. That's because, these days, she always wears an athletic mouthguard when she's participating in a potentially dangerous activity. But she wasn't always so more...

How Vanna White Keeps Her Teeth So White

Celebrity Smiles, cosmetic dentistry, Teeth Whitening

Like many people who are constantly in the public eye, TV hostess Vanna White has to take special care of her appearance. When it comes to her teeth, however, fate has been kind to the Wheel of Fortune co-host. “I'm very fortunate. I happen to have really white teeth,” the more...

Florence Henderson: Good Oral Health Habits a Must

Celebrity Smiles, Oral Health, Pediatric Dentistry

Florence Henderson, the actress who portrayed wise and lovable mom Carol Brady, had plenty of challenges wrangling six kids on the long-running TV series The Brady Bunch. But some of the challenges she faced in real life may have been tougher. In her own childhood, she recalled to an interviewer more...

Kristin Cavallari – Reader’s Choice for Smile of the Year!

Celebrity Smiles

So many celebrities have beautiful smiles. Who's got the best one? According to you, our readers, it's reality TV star and new mom Kristin Cavallari. “I love it — I'm really excited!” Kristin exclaimed when we told her she had won our contest for Celebrity Smile of the Year. As more...

Sjogren’s Syndrome Affects Millions – Including Venus Williams

Celebrity Smiles

Sjögren's syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disease (“auto” – self; “immune” – resistance) that results in the body attacking its own moisture-producing tissues. It primarily affects the salivary glands and tear ducts, causing severe dryness and discomfort. It can also cause symptoms in many other tissues, as well as rheumatoid more...

Olivia Newton-John Talks About Healthy Cooking and Life After Breast Cancer!

Celebrity Smiles

If you are one of the many who fell in love with Oliva Newton-John way back when she played “Sandy” in the move Grease, you'll be happy to know that the 63-year-old singer is as radiant as ever — even after battling breast cancer. “I took good care of myself more...

Cheryl Burke Talks About The Oral Health Tip That Revitalized Her Smile

Celebrity Smiles

A great smile is an indispensible asset to a professional dancer, as Cheryl Burke of Dancing with the Stars attests in the latest issue of Dear Doctor – Dentistry & Oral Health. Cheryl had more than her share of cavities growing up, but was able to turn her dental health more...

Modern Family Star Nolan Gould Talks About Dentistry And Oral Health

Celebrity Smiles

Teen TV star Nolan Gould has a lot to say about life on and off the Modern Family set in the latest issue of Dear Doctor – Dentistry & Oral Health. To keep his smile camera-ready, Nolan has spent lots of time in the dentist's chair and is happy to more...