When Do Pediatric Dentists Recommend Dental Sealants?

Do you know when a pediatric dentist will make a recommendation for kids to have dental sealants placed on their teeth? It is necessary for kids to gently brush their teeth at least twice a day to remove any plaque … Continued

Getting Your Child Ready for a Pediatric Dentist Check-up

Are you looking for ways to prepare your child for a pediatric dentist visit? Good idea! A pediatric dentist is also called a children’s dentist. You should always take your children under 18 to one of these dentists. Because pediatric … Continued

Dealing With a Child’s Toothache

Having a toothache is hard enough when you are an adult: The constant pain and pressure on your nerve endings makes for a difficult day, no matter what is on the agenda. Having a toothache as a child is even … Continued

Treating a Child’s Tooth Pain at Home

Toothaches can be debilitating for everyone. Located so close to the center of all your senses, toothaches can derail everything. Now, imagine the toothache is happening to a child who does not understand of what is happening and when it … Continued

Kids’ First Dental Visit: FAQs

Though children’s first teeth are temporary, that does not mean kids should not visit the dentist at a young age. Dental hygiene is something that should be enforced early on, in order to develop the habits that will lead to … Continued

What is Pediatric Dental Care?

Your child’s dental health, especially after they start teething, should never be taken for granted. Pediatric dental care is a guaranteed way of ensuring your child’s oral health and help in preventing cases of dental diseases like tooth decay. Pediatric … Continued

7 Pediatric Dentistry FAQ’s

Pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry that caters for infants, children, and adolescents. The following are frequently asked questions about pediatric dentistry. Pediatric Dentistry FAQ When is my child due for their first appointment? You should book an appointment … Continued

Why You Should Consider Children’s Dentistry

Children's dentistry starts very early in life. Children should be taken in for their first visit to the dentist before they reach the age of one. This timeline is according to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Parents are often surprised … Continued

Are Root Canals for Baby Teeth Necessary?

Not only is a root canal for baby teeth sometimes necessary, but it is also one of the most common treatments performed on baby teeth. Root canal treatments are typically performed on a tooth that has been infected. This is … Continued

How Important Are Baby Teeth?

Thinking that taking care of your child’s baby teeth is not as important as taking care of their permanent teeth? While this is a common misconception many parents have, it is just not factual. Both sets of our teeth play … Continued