Why should children see a pediatric dentist?


Unlike a typical dentist office, we specialize in the unique needs of each child. From your initial consultation to bi-annual cleanings, we guarantee exceptional service from a staff that understands and truly LOVES working with children and helping to create healthy habits that last a lifetime.

Why should children see a pediatric dentist?2015-06-29T00:32:47-05:00

When will my baby’s teeth come in?


Most often, you should see your baby’s first tooth between 5 – 8 months, typically in the bottom front of the mouth. It’s possible for your baby to be born with teeth already. These are called natal teeth, and they can form under the gums before your child is born.

When will my baby’s teeth come in?2015-06-29T00:32:35-05:00

Why do baby teeth matter?


Baby teeth, or primary teeth, are critical to helping your child learn to eat and speak, as well as aid in the development of the face. Each tooth maintains space on the dental arch, which guides the eruption of permanent teeth. Properly care for your child’s baby teeth with daily hygiene practices to eliminate toothaches, [...]

Why do baby teeth matter?2015-06-29T00:32:22-05:00

What are the best foods for toddlers?


A good rule of thumb is if the food is good for the rest of your body, it’s probably good for your teeth, too. Foods rich in Vitamin D and calcium are important for promoting strong teeth and bones. Foods that are BAD for teeth include any foods high in acid or sticky foods, such [...]

What are the best foods for toddlers?2019-05-23T10:46:38-05:00

When should my child stop using a pacifier or sucking his thumb?


Pacifier and thumb-sucking habits should we weaned at an early age. Years of thumb-sucking or pacifier use can in fact cause dental or speech problems. Kids typically stop thumb-sucking on their own as they become more active throughout preschool and beyond. If you think your child is having problems speaking or you notice problems with [...]

When should my child stop using a pacifier or sucking his thumb?2015-06-29T00:31:38-05:00
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