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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 […]

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 […]

Your child had a baby tooth knocked out in an accident… Now what!!?!

WHAT TO DO WHEN A BABY TOOTH IS KNOCKED OUT It’s not uncommon for a pediatric dentist to receive a call from worried parents when their child has an accident and loses a baby tooth unexpectedly. Most often, there’s no reason for panic, but it’s important to see your dentist right away once you’ve ruled […]

Welcome Dr. Megan Miller

It is with great enthusiasm that we share our latest practice news. Beginning in July, Dr. Megan Miller will be joining our team four days a week, Monday through Thursday. Dr. Miller is a graduate of Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry, and she has been practicing in the state of Texas for several […]

Smiles for Kitsap Winner Quarter 4 2017

Giving back to the Kitsap County community has always been a part of Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry’s mission. In October of 2015, we introduced our Smiles for Kitsap program, the main objectives of which were to raise both money and awareness for local non profit charitable organizations. So far, we have completed six quarters, and just finished […]

Invisalign comes to Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry!

  Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry is excited to offer Invisalign Teen right here in the comfort of your child’s dental home! In order to avoid all of the trials that come along with metal braces, we recommend Invisalign Teen.  Invisalign is easy to clean, care for, and use. Read on for additional benefits to Invisalign teen! Invisibility One […]

Breastfeeding a Baby with Tongue-Tie or Lip-Tie

For some mothers, breast feeding is a painful and frustrating experience. Despite a breastfeeding mother’s best attempt to correctly position and breastfeed her baby effectively, some mothers find themselves with breastfeeding problems (including nipple damage, plugged ducts, mastitis and low milk supply). Sometimes the infant displays the issue by gaining weight poorly, clicking sounds or […]

Happy Blogiversary to Us!

This weekend marks the one year anniversary celebrating the start of our blog…It’s our Blogiversary! Hooray! Every month we try to bring you interesting topics to improve your dental knowledge and help familiarize you with our office. We love our patients, and we love sharing with you! We are very excited to keep blogging during […]

Our Team is Growing!

If you have visited our office lately, you may have looked around and thought, “Hey! There are a lot of new people here!” And, you would be right! Recently we have added some fantastic team members to our office, all in an effort to help you, our wonderful patients, have the best dental experience possible! […]

Welcome Dr. Durickas!

We are so very excited that this is our first week working with Dr. Kristina Durickas! Dr. Durickas is a Pediatric Dentist, just like the other providers at our office! Being a pediatric dentist means that Dr. Durickas completed two years of education beyond dental school just to specialize in kiddos! Here are some fun […]