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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 […]

Teething Rings for Babies

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Teething Rings for Babies: Are they Safe? While your baby getting their first teeth might be an exciting moment of parenthood, the process can be very uncomfortable for your baby. Teething usually begins between the ages of four and seven months and can be a painful process. While a teething ring can help soothe your […]

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 […]

8 Helpful Tips for a Teething Toddler

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Helpful Tips for a Teething Toddler Between about 13 and 19 months, toddlers are set for their first set of molars to erupt. While some make it through the teething process relatively unscathed, others experience a range of symptoms that may include pain, irritability, sleeplessness, inflamed gums, drooling, rash and relentless chewing or gum rubbing. At two […]

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 […]

Does your child’s tooth have the wiggles?!!? What to know about wiggly teeth!

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After years managing your baby’s discomfort and pain while their teeth cut and push through their gums – the time comes for them to fall out! At the age of six or seven, your child will start experiencing loose, wiggly teeth because their permanent teeth are ready to erupt! This could be an uncomfortable experience […]

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 […]