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What Exactly is Preventive Dentistry?

What Exactly is Preventive Dentistry? August 8, 2018 There are many different categories within the realm of dental treatment.  In our opinion, the most important category is PREVENTIVE dentistry. At Prosper Family Dentistry, we are committed to practicing conservative and preventive dentistry.  We believe those two go hand in hand.  In order to be as conservative as possible, we need to help each and every patient prevent dental problems.  Big dental problems require extensive dental treatment.  By being preventive, we either intercept developing dental problems early or completely prevent them from happening! Why is Preventive Dentistry So Important? It Saves
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Staff Highlight: Carli

Staff Highlight March 15, 2017 Carli Smith Carli Smith joined the Prosper Family Dentistry team in August of 2015 to help meet the needs of our growing practice. As this town and the surrounding communities have grown, so has the demand for appointments with our dental hygienists!  Carli fit right into our lively team with her vivacious personality, her genuine compassion for others, her thorough attention to detail, her love of knowledge, and her hilarious sense of humor.  Carli loves to empower patients with knowledge of how to best care for their oral health. She strives to make each patient in
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Staff Highlight: Kenneth

Staff Highlight September 20, 2016 Kenneth Bui Kenneth is our lone ranger, the only man among 12 women in the Prosper Family Dentistry team!  He joined us in July 2012, completely undaunted by all the estrogen in this office because he was raised with five sisters. Kenneth was born and raised in Biloxi, MS, and is the fifth of nine children.  He has 3 brothers and 5 sisters .  He moved to Plano, TX, in 2003 and finished out high school at Plano Senior High.  He spent a year at Collin College, uncertain about his career path.  He shadowed many different medical professionals
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Staff Highlight: Staci

Staff Highlight April 12, 2016 Staci: The Reason We’re All Here in Prosper! Have you ever wondered what made Dr. Jill choose Prosper as the home for her family and her dental practice? You can thank Staci Rigsby for that.  While still in dental school, Dr. Jill completed an externship in 2003 in a private practice where Staci worked as a dental hygienist.  They had the chance to visit on their lunch break.  When Staci asked what Jill was planning to do when she graduated, Jill told her she’d like to open a family dental practice in a small town. 
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