Clean Your Child’s Teeth by Flossing

If you’re not sure how to properly floss your child’s smile, then Dr. and our team are more than happy to help you! Flossing is an extremely important oral hygiene technique that needs to be performed at least once a day. So, once your child has two teeth grown in next to each other, we… Read more »

Is Fluoride Right for Your Child?

Parents want to do all they can to help their children have healthy lives. An important element of overall wellness is a healthy mouth. And while you certainly do all you can to stay on top of the latest health information, it can be hard to sort out fact from fiction. One contentious issue regarding… Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Packing Tips You Need While Traveling

As you get ready for your trip, don’t forget to pack for your smile! Oral hygiene and smile care are vital, even while you travel. So, make sure you keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape no matter where you go. To help you pack for your smile, our team recommends packing the following… Read more »

Thumb Sucking: Breaking the Habit

Young children suck on pacifiers, thumbs, and fingers to soothe themselves, help themselves fall asleep, and to learn about the world. Thumb sucking helps young children feel happy and secure. Children usually stop sucking their thumbs around two to four years old, or when their permanent teeth begin to erupt. If your child continues to… Read more »

Instructions on How to Properly Brush and Floss

It’s very important to clean your smile each day, but how do you know that the techniques you use are proper and efficient? Well, our team is more than happy to help you! To give you an idea on the best ways to brush and floss your teeth, we have provided the following instructions: How… Read more »

Are Dental Sealants Right for You?

Brushing and flossing daily is imperative for gaining and upholding ideal oral health. However, even with proper brushing and flossing, it can be difficult to remove all of the plaque and food particles from the crevices of the back teeth. That’s where dental sealants come in! Dental sealant is a thin coating of resin that… Read more »

The Facts About Baby Teeth

To help you know more about baby teeth so you can properly care for your child’s smile, our team has happily provided the answers to the following questions: When do baby teeth come in? Baby teeth generally grow into place when the baby is between 6 months and 1 year old. They should have an… Read more »

Why Your Child Grinds Their Teeth

You may think that teeth grinding is simply a bad habit your child has, but when you hear them do it while they sleep, you may wonder if it is something more. Actually, teeth grinding and clenching (bruxism) is a very common action for children to perform while sleeping. In fact, studies show that 1… Read more »

Insights on Your Child’s Baby Teeth

While there might be a few babies born with one or two teeth in their mouth, most are born with none. As your child grows and develops they will have 20 teeth erupt from your child’s gums. These primary teeth, more commonly known as baby teeth, start to become loose and fall out as their… Read more »

Children and Oral Hygiene: Learning How to Brush

As your child grows, there are certain fundamentals they need to learn in order to be successful in life, and one of those things is brushing their teeth. Brushing is extremely important and if you teach your child the basics they need to know, it will pay off in the long run. How do I… Read more »