Annual Patient Appreciation Party

Dr. Dominique Backus loves her patients! In thanks and appreciation, we invite you and a friend to our Annual Patient Appreciation Party on Thursday, July 31st from 12:00-1:30pm! Take a break from the heat and join us for ice skating, cake, and refreshments. Each and every day,...

Flat Backus Summer Contest!

See contest information below. Three lucky winners could win a pair of tickets to Air Walk!

Gum Chewing and Headaches

A recent article in the March 2014 issue of the JADA (Journal of the American Dental Association) entitled “Gum Chewing Linked To Headaches In Children” reveals new evidence that may surprise you. A research team headed by Nathan Watemberg, MD and  affiliated with Tel...

Taking Care of Your New Braces

Now that you have your braces, how do you take care of them? It’s important for you to know how to properly take care of your braces throughout your entire orthodontic treatment. Eating with Braces. Don’t worry; you’ll be eating popcorn and snacking on potato...

A Good Book Read

The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes won a Newbery Honor in 1945 and has never been out of print since. At the center of this story is Wanda Petronski who tells classmates that she has a hundred dresses of all varieties in her closet at home. But she always wears the same worn...

Baby Steps 5K

Baby Steps 5K – 5th Annual Memorial Run benefitting The Amelia Center at Children’s of Alabama. On August 10th 2013, Dr. Dominique Backus and friends joined Team Sunflower to not only raise money for this comprehensive nonprofit grief counseling center, but also to...