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Dispelling the Top 5 Myths about Your Baby’s Dental Health

Dispelling the Top 5 Myths About Your Baby’s Dental Health When it comes to baby teeth and dental care, moms and dads often receive a ton of conflicting advice. Things like when to take your child to the dentist for the first time, or the reasons why baby teeth are important, or the benefits of […]

Dental Space Maintainers

What are dental space maintainers and why might my child need one? That’s a great question! Your child’s primary teeth (baby teeth) play an important role in their dental health. Not only do they save space for the permanent teeth, but they also help guide permanent teeth into position and encourage normal development of the […]

6 Tips for Teenagers- Guidelines for Healthy Tooth Care

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Life is full of exciting experiences and challenges as a teenager, but one crucial aspect that often gets overlooked amid the hustle and bustle is oral hygiene. Maintaining a healthy and radiant smile is essential for self-confidence and plays a significant role in overall well-being. Good habits formed now can positively impact your future. This […]

Should Your Teen Still See a Pediatric Dentist?

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Should your teen still see a pediatric dentist?   A question we are often asked is, “Should my teen still see a pediatric dentist or switch to a dentist for adults?” If you’ve been taking your child to the dentist since an early age, they’ve probably already visited a pediatric dentist instead of a general […]

Yellow Permanent Teeth in Children

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Why are my child’s adult teeth coming in yellow? You may have noticed that when your child’s adult teeth begin to erupt, they come in darker and more yellow than baby teeth. Rest assured, this most likely isn’t because your child’s teeth are stained or that they’re doing a poor job brushing. Why Are Permanent […]

Unhealthy and Healthy Drink Options for Children

One of the biggest hazards to your child’s tooth enamel is the drinks they consume on a daily basis. As a parent, it’s important that you provide your child with drinks that will be healthy for their teeth, rather than damage them. We have put together a list of the top drinks for your child […]

What to know about Wisdom Teeth

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Just as everything else, children develop wisdom teeth at different ages. However, the average age range for wisdom teeth to start coming in is 17 to 24. Due to their late eruption, wisdom teeth can cause problems. For some people, wisdom teeth never erupt and cause no issues. For others, wisdom teeth need to be […]

Why are Two Dental Visits Necessary Each Year?

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You’ve heard it said time and again, “Visit your dentist twice a year for a check-up and a cleaning.” You may wonder ,how important is it for your child to come and visit the dentist at least twice every year? Very! Here’s why: LEARN BETTER ORAL HEALTH HABITS Regular visits to their pediatric dentist will […]

Holiday Tooth Care

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Oral Hygiene Tips for Kids this Holiday Season With holidays around the corner and children ready to eat cake, pies, candy and all the wonderful sweet holiday treats, it is a good time to focus on kids’ oral health. To help, we’ve complied 5 common oral health issues in children along with tips to treat […]

Are Sparkling and Carbonated Water ok to Drink?

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It’s well known that sugary teas, sodas, and juices are not good for your teeth, but have you ever stopped to consider the impacts of sparkling water and seltzer drinks? There has been an increase in the market of different types and kinds of sparkling water, including no sugar, artificially sweetened, and zero calories. Even […]