Sealants for Prevention of Decay

We want our children to have good dental health. Having sealants applied can protect teeth from decay by smoothing out natural pits and fissures in teeth. They help protect against plaque and acids that can damage your children’s teeth. Early Application It is recommended to apply sealants soon after the permanent molars erupt. The first… Read more »

Oral Hygiene Improvements: Toothbrushing for Kids

Were you aware of the differences associated with brushing for adults and brushing for children? Because a child’s mouth is much different than an adult’s mouth, it is important to give the proper oral health care to help prevent tooth decay in children. If you’re not brushing your child’s teeth correctly, oral health risks can… Read more »

Teaching Your Kids to Brush Regularly

Establishing this good habit with your children goes a long way in helping them be healthy. We understand that it is not always the easiest thing to do, but we hope to give you some ideas that will help you teach them to brush and help them enjoy it. Remember to keep to the basic… Read more »

Keeping Baby’s Mouth Healthy

Tiny newborn babies may not have teeth yet, but that doesn’t mean their oral care isn’t important. Though babies don’t generally get their first teeth until they’re four to six months old, it’s still important to keep their gums and tongue clean. As your baby ages, you can keep their mouth clean while they get… Read more »

Treating Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

  When it comes to the treatment of your child, we recognize you don’t mess around. baby bottle tooth decay, a problem targeting the teeth of children 6 years old and younger, can leave your child with rotten teeth and bones; in the most intense situations, teeth can even fall out and permanent damage can… Read more »

What do Other Countries do with Baby Teeth?

When you lost a baby tooth, you most likely put it below your pillow and rose the next morning to find a few pieces of money in its spot. At least that’s most likely what went down if you grew up in America. Have you heard that other regions also have unique traditions concerning what… Read more »

How to Help Your Child Feel Comfortable During Their Dental Appointments

If you wish there was a way you can help your child feel more comfortable at their dental appointments, then you have come to the right blog. Our dentists are more than happy to help you by giving you the tips you need to help your child. We want your child to have a positive… Read more »

How Does Sugar Impact Your Child’s Dental Health?

While modifying your child’s diet to prevent destructive foods is a good idea, there are some additional ways that can help your child thwart the development of early childhood caries. If juice is something your child likes, think about watering it down. If your child likes cake, don’t frost it as much. Elect for non-gummy,… Read more »

Seal off Cavities with Dental Sealants This Holiday Season

The holiday season is fast-approaching, with the aroma of peppermint, cinnamon, and nutmeg titillating the senses. It’s also the season when the incidences of cavities are much higher. First, you have Halloween chocolate bars, licorice, suckers, and taffy; next, is candied yams and fruit pies with whip or ice cream for Thanksgiving; finally, Christmas peppermints,… Read more »

A Compromised Dental Filling Might Be Responsible for Toothache Discomfort

Dentists often use dental fillings to repair small cavities and other minor defects in a tooth’s enamel layer. While they are intended to fully repair the tooth for many years, many dental fillings will eventually start to lose some of their strong bond with the surrounding tooth enamel. As this starts to occur, your child… Read more »