Category: Children’s Dentistry

Putting The Family In Family Dentistry

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As a parent, you know the difficulties of teaching your child positive health habits. Oral hygiene habits start at an early age and can be difficult to retrain after your little one has learned them. The early placement of dental priorities can give them the tools they need to thrive through to adulthood and beyond…. Read more »

Steps For Taking Care Of Tiny Smiles

Dentist teaching a little girl how to brush her teeth

In order to maintain a healthy and strong smile for life, you should engage in quality preventive dental care. Indeed, your oral health is one of the most important factors to consider when seeking dental treatment, and the majority of its protection relies on your at-home preventive practices. Additionally, how early you start oral care… Read more »

Protecting Tiny Grins With Customized Care

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As an adult, taking care of your smile becomes second nature. You may have already established a preventive dental routine early on, and now you practice it without giving it a second thought. As a child, however, attempting to get this routine down thoroughly at an early age may have taken a bit of trial… Read more »

Taking Care Of Your Child’s Smile

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At its core, preventive dentistry is the foundation of a healthy smile that can last you a lifetime. Indeed, you may believe that this only consists of your preventive dental visits, but in actuality, it applies to your at-home practices and routines as well. For example, your teeth encounter various oral bacteria on a daily… Read more »

When To Schedule Your Child’s First Checkup

Doctor dentist teaching a child to brush teeth. Dentist concept.

Taking care of your grin is a lifelong practice that involves providing attention to different components of your smile. These include your gums, teeth, tongue, and other tissues. Further, a full preventive regimen often consists of brushing your teeth, flossing, and rinsing with mouthwash in order to prevent bacterial concerns that lead to decay and… Read more »

Children’s Dentistry Is Essential

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By providing your child with effective dental habits, you are setting them up for a lifetime of great oral health. You want them to understand the importance of taking care of their teeth, and when you start them young, you are giving them the opportunity to have these good habits ingrained for many years to… Read more »

Better Care For Tiny Smiles

child girl brushes her teeth with a bamboo toothbrush. concept: environmental care, zero waste, ecology

It goes without saying that the last thing a person wants to experience is the loss of one or more teeth. Indeed, tooth loss is a phenomenon caused by a variety of factors, and the sooner you seek treatment, the better off your smile will be. While restorative dentistry is excellent at mitigating already-present concerns,… Read more »

Is Your Child’s Preventive Routine Enough?

Cute little girl flossing her teeth in bathroom

From the moment you are born and well into adulthood, your oral health is at risk of infection and other concerns. Indeed, the oral bacteria that cause tooth decay, gum disease, and every other dental-related concern under the sun are constantly targeting your structures, and without an effective routine, you could potentially face losing one… Read more »

Keeping Your Teeth Healthy Through Halloween

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Halloween is practically upon us, and many patient families are thrilled to celebrate the spooky season in full effect this year following the COVID-19 pandemic. Indeed, trick-or-treating for candy is a fun-filled experience for children, but it is important not to indulge too much in sticky, gummy, and sugary treats in order to protect your… Read more »

Encouraging Care For Little Smiles

Little girl and her mother with mouthwash on color background, space for text. Teeth and oral care

The last thing you want is for a tooth to become infected or damaged due to tooth decay and bacteria. Indeed, your smile is constantly facing threats to its integrity, and as such, your dentist has likely emphasized the importance of an effective care routine. Though children’s grins are still developing, they should be treated… Read more »