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 »

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 »

Make Losing Baby Teeth Fun With the Help of the Tooth Fairy

If you want your child to enjoy losing their little baby teeth, then our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to introduce the Tooth Fairy to them! The Tooth Fairy is a mythical creature that visits children all around the world when they lose their teeth. She does her best to make losing baby teeth a… Read more »

Establish Oral Health Habits Early

As a parent, you do a lot to try and teach your kids the things they need in order to be successful. It’s not always easy, but it’s absolutely imperative that you do so. One of the more difficult lessons is teaching your kids about the importance of having great oral health habits. It’s hard… Read more »

Are Teething Rings Safe?

Is your infant beginning to teethe? In trying to help soothe your child’s discomfort have you turned to teething rings? While some of these rings have been around for years, and can be great at soothing an upset infant, they may not always be safe for your child if they aren’t used in a specific… Read more »

The Right Toothbrush for Your Kid

Oral hygiene is very important, especially for children. This is why our pediatric dentist, Dr. , recommends cleaning and caring for your child’s smile regularly. In order to do so, you need the right tools and techniques. Today, our dentist would like to tell you all about how to select the right toothbrush for your… Read more »

Your Child’s Dental Checkup Might Include Dental Sealants

Your son or daughters daily routine of brushing their teeth each morning and night as well as flossing at least once each day is critical for removing bacterial deposits from their teeth and gumline. This can greatly reduce their chances of suffering from gum disease and tooth decay. It’s also important to note that their… Read more »

Common Questions About a Child’s First Dental Appointment

Do you have questions about the first dental visit for a child? If so, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you find the answers you need. The more you know about the appointment, the less nervous you might feel for your child. So, to help you, is happy to provide the answers to… Read more »