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Dr. Dean Brandon

California
Pediatric Dentist, In practice for over 20 years with Alabama Pediatric Dental Associates and Orthodontics, President-Huntsville Madison County Dental Society, Former Chief of Dentistry-Huntsville Hospital, Adjunct Assistant Professor- Univ. of Alabama School of Dentistry
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Hampton Cove - Our New Office by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Our new Pediatric Dentistry office opens in March 2015 to serve our patients in the Hampton Cove area. Alabama Pediatric Dental Associates and Orthodontics (APDA) now h ... Read on »
AAPD annual meeting in Boston! by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (the aapd ) had its annual meeting in Boston last weekend.  This is the annual gathering of pediatric dentists, staff, vendors, f ... Read on »
Put It Out There For Free by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Recently, I was asked to speak on marketing and social media.  Our large group pediatric dentistry and orthodontic practice requires a solid marketing plan to keep the pract ... Read on »
Sign This by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health While at the hospital the other day, I was asked once again to sign some paperwork for the hospital before being able to see one of our patients in the OR.  Each time ... Read on »
Teething Troubles by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health As a Pediatric Dentist, I see patients from birth to age twenty-one.  In one chair there may be a college age teen who needs his wisdom teeth rem ... Read on »
The American Academy Of Pediatric Dentistry's Annual meeting by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry ( the AAPD ) met in Orlando this year.  I've been told an Orlando meeting is the most registered for, least attended meeting the ... Read on »
When will my child loose his first tooth? by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health I get this question all the time:  When will my child's first baby tooth fall out?  The answer is that it varies form child to child.  There are a lot of children who ... Read on »
Data Analysis, or Gambling? by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health I just got back from a continuing education meeting which happened to be located in Las Vegas. I also watched the movie "21" which is based on the real life story of a group ... Read on »
How To Keep Your Child's Teeth Healthy by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Here is an article based on an interview with Dr. Joel Berg, pediatric dentist and president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry , discussing prevention of dental ... Read on »
The Cost Of Braces Is Going Up? by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health There are a lot of factors that go into the cost of providing braces.  First, and significantly, it is the diagnostic and technical expertise of the orthodontist.  Try doing ... Read on »
Problems With Multitasking by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health In  My Book , I stress the importance in having the ability to deal with all the demands of being a dentist in a busy office.  There are so many things to think about in ... Read on »
Dental Office Stakeout-Lessons in Customer Service by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Dental offices would be wise to learn lessons in customer service from other industries. Take " Restaurant Stakeout ," a Food Network TV show, where restauranteur W ... Read on »
Brushy Brushy by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Ok, this is just so well done Read on »
Just For Fun by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Here are two brothers who give continuing education courses and have private general dentistry practices.  I saw them in Nashville last February.  This is a really funny and ... Read on »
How To Study by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health With all the volume of material a dental or medical student has to remember, how do they do it?  Well, some do the "binge and purge" method, cramming the night before an ... Read on »
Dental Schools Like My Book by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The University of Alabama School of Dentistry (UAB) just bought a bunch of my books .  I am pleased they find it of use.  If they think it is pretty good, perhaps you sh ... Read on »
AAPD Launches A New Informational Website for Parents by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The Academy of Pediatric Dentistry just launched a new website called mychildrensteeth.org There looks to be a lot of good information there.  I'll see how it develo ... Read on »
Position Available for Pediatric Dentist by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Alabama Pediatric Dental Associates and Orthodontics is looking for a Pediatric Dentist to join our group.  I don't usually blog post such an announcement, but with the gre ... Read on »
Thumb Sucking by Dr. Dean Brandon Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Although I have addressed the issue many times in other posts, I just realized I don't have a specific post on Thumb Sucking.  I hear all the time, "how do I get my ch ... Read on »