Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
My Tooth Place
My Tooth Place belongs to Dr. Aury Arroyo-Lourenco, a dentist with more than 30 years of experience. Over the course of her career, she's mastered general dentistry services such as cleanings and tooth removal. Moreover, she and her staff tackle cosmetic treatments including braces and teeth whitening.
“It's a small place, but the service was fine... :) ”
“The place looks nice and clean inside. Staff are so nice. Dr. Lourenco is so so nice. My teeth are normally sensitive but she was so gentle. I didn't feel pain. I...”
“The place looks nice and clean inside. Staff are so nice. Dr. Lourenco is so so nice. My teeth are normally sensitive but she was so gentle. I didn't feel pain. I think I'm switching to her as my new dentist.”