What You Need to Know About When Your Child Grinds Their Teeth

If your child grinds their teeth, whether it’s during the day or at night, then they suffer from bruxism. Bruxism is another name for teeth grinding. As a parent, you likely wonder about your child’s little smile as the clench and grind their teeth. Well, our dentist, Dr. , would like to help you by… Read more »

Waiting for That First Tooth: What to Do Before Seeing Your Pediatric Dentist

Wonderful news! You’re a parent! Now begins your long and illustrious career as a caretaker. You have much to think about. Take healthcare for instance. Beyond taking a new baby to the pediatrician for regular developmental check-ups, it will soon be time to find a pediatric dentist. Before that time arrives, there are some things… Read more »

Take Care of Your Child’s Baby Teeth

The first thing to understand is baby teeth are critical to your child’s oral health and development. Teeth help children acquire how to talk and chew properly. Frankly, baby teeth hold the jaw in place for the permanent teeth to grow in under the gums. This is significant because your baby teeth act as the… Read more »

Oral Hygiene: How to Take Care of Your Kid’s Teeth and Gums

When you have a toddler, you’re most likely preoccupied with the temper tantrums, making sure they don’t get into anything dangerous, and teaching them all about the ABC’s. You probably don’t think about keeping their oral health in tip-top shape, right? Well, you should. In fact, our dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to do… Read more »

Provide Motivation to Help Your Child Floss

Flossing is a vital oral hygiene task needed to properly clean your mouth and give you excellent dental health, but some people don’t realize the full significance of flossing. We want to help you and your child develop daily flossing habits, and we are here to help you motivate your child to floss every day… Read more »

Understanding Tooth Buds

What are tooth buds? Regrettably, they’re not main characters from a fun kids’ television program about sentient tooth creatures giving dental hygiene guidance. (Yet.) Understanding about tooth buds will help inspire you to practice good dental hygiene habits when treating your child’s teeth, so we’ve put together the following info to support you. Before your… Read more »

The Habits to Avoid if You Want Your Child to Have a Healthy Smile

There are habits in the world today that can harm your child’s smile, unfortunately, and our pediatric dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to help your child avoid those at all costs. That way they can have strong and healthy teeth and gums as well as a top-notch oral health and smile. To help you… Read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Toothbrushing for Kids

At some time in a child’s life between 6 to 10 months of age, their first little pearly whites begin to pop up above the surface of their gums. When that day arrives, it is important from then on to clean their mouth every single day until there are old enough to do the job themselves…. Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Thumb Sucking Avoidance

Despite numerous oral health care treatments that exist to improve a child’s smile, thumb sucking tends to be a major concern for parents. These issues typically arise because a child can often see thumb-sucking as a security blanket and a means of protection. Thus, it is important to help your child become empowered, so they… Read more »

Dental Health Care Can Be Exciting

Helping your children to form healthy dental habits can sometimes be difficult. Making dental hygiene and dental health practices fun can make things easier for both you and your child. Our dentist and team in , , are happy to give tips for making dental care fun for you and your child. Tracking Time As… Read more »