Dental Health Info Article

June 23, 2009 - Blogging For Love of Dentistry

LOS ANGELES, CA-June 23, 2009 - Fred Joyal, CEO and Co-Founder of 1-800-DENTIST®, has launched a new consumer dental blog, The blog is designed to shed light on the rapidly changing dental industry and share vital information about oral health with the public on a day-to-day basis.

With over 23 years of experience helping consumers find the right dentist, Fred shares his unique knowledge, personal stories, facts and insights about dentistry. His blog covers a wide range of topics, from the impact of oral piercings to a true story about how his wife called 1‑800‑DENTIST® during an out-of-town emergency.

"Dentistry is changing every day and blogging gives me the opportunity to communicate these changes to the public immediately," said Fred. "I encourage dentists and consumers to read my blog and share their own personal stories, advice and tips."

If you would like to follow Fred's blog, go to and click on the RSS feed. This will allow you to stay connected to the most recent oral health information. If you have any questions or would like to interview Fred Joyal, contact Nick Armstrong at 310-215-6593 or by e‑mail at

About Fred Joyal

Fred Joyal founded 1-800-DENTIST® in 1986 to provide a consistent flow of screened patients to member dentists while encouraging millions of consumers to visit the dentist on a regular basis. He has written, produced or appeared in over 200 television and radio commercials, which air more than 5,000 times a month on major networks nationwide.

Fred speaks regularly about patient loyalty, dentistry as a retail service business, practice marketing, new patient acquisition and practice branding. He also sits on the board of The Children's Dental Center, a non-profit, state-of-the-art, comprehensive oral health care and education center in Inglewood, California.