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A Parent’s Go-To Guide for Teething

Jun 3, 2016 - 10:06 AM EST
Posted under: General, Pediatric Dentistry

Teething is a notorious part of a child’s development. That’s why many parents worry about when do babies start teething and anxiously await their teething symptoms. To help you prepare for this painful period, follow this expert guide. continue reading article

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Does a Pacifier Habit Help or Harm Your Baby?

May 31, 2016 - 10:05 AM EST
Posted under: General, Pediatric Dentistry

Pacifiers can soothe, calm, and comfort young children, but do they do more harm than good? Discover when pacifiers are safe ways to soothe and when they may pose problems to teeth. continue reading article

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A Parent’s Guide to a Child’s First Pediatric Dentist Appointment

Apr 22, 2016 - 10:04 AM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, you need to establish healthy habits in your child from a very young age, especially when it comes to developing good dental health for kids. That’s why family dentistry experts say you must take your child for their first pediatric dentist visit by their first birthday. Discover what you need to know for a successful dental visit. continue reading article

How to Say Bye-Bye to Your Child’s Pacifier Habit

Apr 19, 2016 - 10:04 AM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

While pacifier use is completely normal and natural for young children, problems can arise when the habit continues too long. Learn how to help your child put away the pacifier for good. continue reading article

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Sink Your Teeth into the Options for Restorative Dentistry for Kids

Apr 8, 2016 - 03:04 PM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

Cavities are a common condition for children, but they need to be immediately treated by a pediatric dentist to help your child avoid additional dental problems. But with so many treatment options, you may be unsure which is right for your child. Use this expert guide on restorative dentistry for kids to see the pros and cons of each option. continue reading article

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Get a Taste of Your Child’s Tooth Decay Treatment Options

Apr 5, 2016 - 03:04 PM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

Your child can develop tooth decay for many reasons, such as poor oral hygiene, unhealthy eating habits, or lack of regular professional dental care. Regardless of the cause of their cavity, it needs to be quickly treated by their pediatric dentist to avoid further problems. continue reading article

Why Your Child’s Baby Teeth Need to be Babied

Mar 25, 2016 - 02:03 PM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, you may think that baby teeth aren’t important because they’re going to fall out anyway. But your pediatric dentist will disagree because baby teeth actually pave the way for your child’s future dental health. continue reading article

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Pacifier vs. Thumb Sucking: Which is Better for Your Baby?

Mar 22, 2016 - 02:03 PM EST
Posted under: General, Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, you may be unsure whether thumb sucking or a pacifier is the better choice for your child. Learn the reason for the habit and where family dentistry experts stand on the pacifier vs. thumb debate. continue reading article

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Protect Your Baby from Tooth Decay by Finding the Right Kid’s Dentist

Mar 11, 2016 - 02:03 PM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

Did you know that tooth decay is the most common childhood health condition in the US with 60 percent of kids having a cavity by age five? But you can protect your child from this dental danger and other dental problems by taking them to a kid’s dentist from a very early age. continue reading article

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Does Your Newborn Have Teeth?

Jan 12, 2016 - 01:01 AM EST
Posted under: Pediatric Dentistry

If you want your child to have a healthy smile, you need to start taking care of their teeth from a very young age. See what you need to do to protect your child’s dental health. continue reading article

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