Include the Tooth Fairy as One of Santa’s Helpers

Santa and his elves aren’t the only ones giving gifts to children to reward good behavior throughout the year. The Tooth Fairy is another children’s favorite as she bestows gifts in exchange for their lost teeth year-round. Considering they can lose up to 20 baby teeth, children can get to know the Tooth Fairy very… Read more »

Everything You Want to Know About Your Child’s Primary Teeth

Do you have questions about your child’s developing smile? If so, today we’re going to talk about their teeth. Your infant’s primary teeth can appear as early as five months, and by the time they are one year old, they usually have sprouted six baby teeth (typically the top four teeth in the front and… Read more »

Monsters Need Dental Care, Too!

Are you having a hard time getting your child to take care of their smile? With the holidays fast approaching, you want them to take even better care of their pearly whites with so many sweets and treats coming at them. We want your children to have great dental care, and some great ways to… Read more »

What Should and Shouldn’t Go in Your Teen’s Smile

With so many concerns surrounding your teen’s healthy development, one important factor to manage is their oral health. During this time in their life, they are exposed to new situations and fads with their peers. You can help them navigate this stage to build healthy habits for a lifetime of healthy smiles. So, let’s take… Read more »

Caring for Your Child’s Smile

As their primary caregiver, one of the most important aspects of bringing your child in for their first dental visit is learning how best to care for their teeth. We are happy to show you how to clean their mouth daily and answer any questions or concerns you may have about their oral hygiene. We… Read more »

Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and sounds. At this age, the… Read more »

Facts About Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, you have quite a lot on your plate. One of those tasks is figuring out when to take your kids to the dentist for the first time. That raises the question of what age you should start teaching your kids about the importance of oral health. There are a lot of different… Read more »

When Might Your Teen Need a Root Canal?

A root canal isn’t something that’s done to create more space for floating boats in your child’s mouth. Not that that even makes sense, but you’d be surprised at how many people don’t know what’s really involved in the root canal process. Luckily, we do, and we can help educate you on what a root… Read more »

Your Child Will Benefit From Good Oral Hygiene Habits

Helping your child maintain a healthy mouth will play a major role in their overall quality of life. This includes monitoring their oral development as well as remembering to brush their teeth twice each day and floss once each evening. Encouraging them to participate in their daily routine starts with a positive attitude. Providing them… Read more »

Primary Tooth Decay Might Require a Dental Crown

Primary teeth are typically small. At the same time, many children struggle to maintain a consistent and effective daily oral hygiene regimen. This increases the presence of plaque acids in their mouth which could lead to problems with tooth decay. When a cavity develops on one of these small, yet important teeth it can spread… Read more »