Healthy Sleep Schedules For Children Of All Ages

There is no denying that sleep is important for the health and development of children of any age. Sleep is beneficial for various aspects of a child’s well being including their heart health, growth, weight, immune system, attention span, and it even helps them to learn.   Depending on their age, children need different amounts …

How To Prevent And Fix Buck Teeth, Overbite, & Negative Effects From Thumb Sucking

Thumb sucking is one of the most common ways for a baby or toddler to self soothe, but it can also be one of the most difficult habits for a young child to break. As children get older, thumb sucking can have negative effects on their mouths and even cause damage to their teeth. What …

Dental Sealants Can Help Prevent Tooth Decay In Children

Dental Sealants

The most effective ways to help your child avoid cavities is to instill good brushing and flossing habits. Young children can have a hard time properly brushing their teeth, particularly the back molars, putting them at a higher risk for cavities. Even older children that know how to brush their teeth well can get tooth …

Importance Of Parents Helping With Their Child’s Dental Hygiene

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As a parent, you can play a vital role in helping your child develop good habits for dental hygiene that will follow them into adulthood. Good oral health can impact the overall health of any person, making it extremely important to help children establish a good foundation in maintaining their dental hygiene. Why A Child’s …

A Pediatric Dentist Can Treat Complex Oral Health Problems

Pediatric Dentistry Services

A pediatric dentist is highly trained in providing medical care for any complex oral health problems. People often mistakenly believe that a pediatric dentist will not be able to treat complex oral issues for their children, however they are specially trained to identify and care for both primary and adult teeth in children. Pediatric dentistry, …

What You May Not Know About Dental Decay: Facts From A Children’s Dentist

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Tooth decay is one of the most common oral health conditions in children. All children have bacteria in their mouths that put them at risk for tooth decay. While good oral hygiene habits such as routine brushing twice a day and flossing once a day are the best ways to prevent tooth decay, there are …

How To Handle Emergency Dental Care For Your Child

A Kids Dentist

Sometimes, it is just impossible to avoid a dental injury in children. They often fall or get hit in the face and you never know when a simple accident will become a dental emergency. Dental injuries, including broken, cracked or even knocked out teeth are more common than you may think, however they will likely …