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A New Year’s You: Dental Health Resolutions

Making a resolution for 2018? The New Year is a great time to resolve to improve your overall health and your dental health is a big component. Whether your goal is to improve brushing and flossing, making better food and beverage choices, whitening, orthodontics or completing recommended restorations such as fillings or crowns, it’s important […]


      


6 Ways to Keep Your Smile Bright This Holiday Season

6 Ways to Keep Your Smile Bright This Holiday Season. From smile-friendly stocking stuffers to personalized gift baskets for your overnight guests and more, the American Dental Association has some great tips for the holiday season.


      


Artisan Dental Featured in Brava Magazine Article “Purpose before Profit”

Artisan Dental Featured in Brava Magazine Article “Purpose before Profit” A great piece written by Shelby Deering, it discusses the shift of people having a greater sense of consciousness around their choices, paying attention to the things that really matter and making sure that the companies that they choose to work for and do business […]


      


Can Nut Butter Change the World?

Can Nut Butter Change the World? It can, and it is, thanks to B Corp YumButter right here in Madison. Their social mission is to “craft mouth rockin’ world-changing nut butters for one reason: to improve people’s lives.” They consider their impact on the health and happiness of Yumbutter fans, supply chain partners, Mother Earth, […]


      


Working for a B Corp

As you may already know, Artisan Dental recently became a B Corp. When Dr Andersen and her husband and co-owner, Scott, first started discussing it with the staff I have to admit that I had never heard the term B Corp and had no idea what it meant. Now that I understand what it means […]


      


Helping to Raise Awareness – Diabetes

We received an inspiring email from a student at Madison West High School working on a project in her health class with the subject “Raising Awareness of Diabetes and Its Complication”.  She stumbled upon our blog page http://artisandentalmadison.com/diabetes-and-your-smile/ while searching about the topic on Google. She asked us to share this page which has a complete list of […]


      


Diabetes and your smile

What does diabetes have to do with that smile of yours — and how can you protect it? To learn more check out this article by Laura Martin, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. http://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/d/diabetes?source=twitter&content=diabetes_and_your_smile&__prclt=PKxCA7cC


      


Dr Andersen: A Raves and Faves Recipient

Thank you for choosing Dr Nicole Andersen as one of Brava Magazine’s 2017 Raves and Faves! We all think she’s pretty great too and are super excited about it.


      


Important In-Network Insurance Changes 2018

With the potential that you and/or your employer may soon be evaluating your health and dental insurance benefits for 2018, we are writing to share an update regarding the three dental benefit options available at Artisan Dental for 2018. Option 1: We will continue to be a preferred provider for – Delta Dental – Guardian […]


      


What were we thinking?

Why did Artisan Dental become a Certified B Corp? Since our inception in 2014, our mission and vision has been to create an integrated prosperity that includes all stakeholders connected to our business. These stakeholders include our patients, our team members, the suppliers who support us and the communities and the planet we all share. […]