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Viva Las Vegas!??? Not What You Might Think.

Why a post about Las Vegas on an orthodontic blog? For a couple of reasons. Most importantly, I don’t expect folks to want to read post after post about tooth movement, retainers, or self-promotion. Due to my passion for travel, I love hearing patients and colleagues share interesting tales about their vacation experiences, so I […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Contest Winner!

In case you missed it, we recently held a St. Patrick’s Day contest where you had to guess how many pieces of candy were in the jar. The prize?! The jar of candy (yeah, we know…) and two passes to a local movie theatre in Bellevue! And my goodness, some of you were SOOOO CLOSE. But […]

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Practice & Community News

Ronald McDonald House Food Drive News The 2018 edition of the Schur Orthodontics Ronald McDonald House Food Drive was bigger than ever! Our patients and their families brought in so many wonderful contributions that there was hardly room to walk in our reception room and on-deck areas. We do this to make it simpler for […]

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Pet Food Drive A Huge Success!

Why we support the Seattle Humane Society with a Pet Food Drive  Of course, the bottom line is that everyone as Schur Orthodontics is an animal lover, and we have a passion for helping abandoned or displaced pets. The Seattle Humane Society has played a major role in relocating pets that have lost their homes […]

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Rescuing Pets From Hurricane Harvey

What do pets and hurricanes have to do with Seattle? The Northwest has a laudable record of rescuing pets from California as well as areas that have experienced natural disasters. The Seattle Humane Society has taken on displaced pets from the hurricane Harvey-ravaged areas of Texas. As you can imagine, the need for pet food […]

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An Invitation to Participate in our Ronald McDonald House Supplies Drive

Please join Schur Orthodontics in supporting the Seattle Ronald McDonald House We have decided to help support the families and children staying at the Ronald McDonald House.  The Ronald McDonald House provides a caring “home-away-from-home” for families of seriously ill children being treated at Seattle Children’s Hospital.  We periodically do a crafts night there, and the […]

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Are You at Risk?

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Are you familiar with this deadly disease? According to the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), an estimated 50,000 people are diagnosed with oral cancer EVERY YEAR and 9,000 U.S. citizens will die from this horrifying disease. Oral cancer’s mortality rate isn’t because it’s hard to diagnose, […]

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Our Drawing For Mariners Tickets Now Closed

MY, OH MY!  It’s that time of the year: Mariners time! Time to have some FUN, and in Seattle that means going to Safeco Field for a Mariners game!  In celebration of the new season, Schur Orthodontics is giving away a day or night of fun for four. Write a note about whom you would […]