Gum Disease in Children

Would you be surprised to learn that there are a number of myths associated with gum disease? For instance, you may have heard that gum disease is extremely rare in adults, but did you know that it’s actually quite common. You may have also heard that children are safe from... Read more »

Guidelines for Cleaning Your Child’s Smile

At Texas Kids Dental in El Paso, Fabens, and Horizon City, Texas, and surrounding areas, we invite our patients to take good care of their child's baby teeth to ensure a lifetime of healthy smiles. Dr. Erickson and our team of dental professionals are happy to share some basic guidelines... Read more »

Preventing Tooth Decay in Children

Before a child has their first tooth break the skin of their gumline, which often occurs before their first birthday, it is important for a parent or parental guardian to start planning their oral health care. A well laid out plan is the first step in creating a safe habitat... Read more »