Where in the World is Dr. Sanders 2016


It’s that time of the year again! Dr. Sanders wants you to take him on all your summer adventures. Read the full instructions below to find out how you can win cool prizes like the ultimate Disney Trip!!!! Contest will end on August 31st, 2016! Good luck to all of our patients 🙂     […]

4 Stress Habits That Can Harm Your Oral Health


Stress can interfere with your oral health, as well as your overall health. Many people who feel stressed out resort to harmful oral habits as a coping mechanism, such as nail biting, teeth grinding, jaw clenching, and chewing on pencils, pens or other objects. Exhibiting these behaviors can cause even more problems down the road. […]

Dr. Derek Sanders on the Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome Cranofacial Center Team

A rare genetic condition that is a result of the abnormal regulation of genes in a certain region of chromosome 11 is known as Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome or BWS. BWS can prompt a variety of problems including premature birth, abdominal malignancies, hypoglycemia or low blood sugar, macroglossia or an unusually large tongue, and abdominal wall defects. […]

Muhammad Ali Battled Child Tooth Decay

Known as a leading Olympic and World Champion boxer, Muhammad Ali was admired by many individuals throughout the world. After a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease, he recently passed away at the age of 74. While his fight with Parkinson’s disease is well known, his struggle with cavities and tooth decay has rarely been discussed. […]