Category: Dental Tips

Getting Ready for Your First Pediatric Dental Appointment

We understand that your child’s first trip to our pediatric dental office can sometimes be a little intimidating. Whether it is their first time in a dentist’s office or just their first time in a new practice, we want to make sure they are as comfortable as possible. Here are a few tips to help […]

Updated for 2018 – Is Thumb Sucking Bad for Your Child’s Teeth?

All babies suck their thumbs at one point or another, some even before they are born – expectant parents have seen it on the ultrasound! It’s a typical phenomenon that is completely harmless – up to a certain age. Sucking their thumb won’t cause long term damage while your child only has baby teeth, but […]

When Does Your Child Need a New Toothbrush?

We all have a lot of tasks to keep track of in our daily lives, especially when kids are involved. Between the meals you have to prepare, carpools you have to arrange, homework you help with, and appointments you have to schedule, parenting is a job that never ends. Of course, we’re only human and […]

Taking Care of Kids’ Teeth in Summer

Summer break is upon us! Time for pool parties, summer camps, and hopefully some family vacation time! While summer is a time for kids to be carefree while they don’t have to worry about school, we know that the irregular schedule can bring challenges to parents. You have to coordinate summer childcare, fun activities, and…oral […]