What are space maintainers and why might your child need one?

Your child’s primary teeth (baby teeth) play an important role in their dental health. Not only do they save space for the permanent teeth but they also help guide them into position and encourage normal development of the jaw bones and muscles. Continue reading

Important vitamins and minerals for children’s teeth and gums

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We all know that brushing and flossing are important for our children’s overall health, but the type of food and liquids we consume daily can have long term effects as well. Consuming a balanced diet of foods rich in vitamins and minerals will help ensure your little ones will have healthy teeth and gums to last a lifetime. Continue reading

What are the benefits of early childhood dental visits?

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Your child’s oral health is just as important as any other aspect of their physical development. Their teeth are meant to last a lifetime and with proper care, a balanced diet and regular dental visits, children can have a lifetime of healthy smiles. Continue reading

Healthy snacks for when you’re ‘On-the-Go’

We all know that brushing and flossing are important for dental health. But consuming a balanced diet rich in nutritious, low-sugar foods is also important. Sometimes life can get busy and families need to snack while away from home. Here’s a list of our favorite healthy snacks for when you’re on the go: Continue reading

Happy St. Patricks Day

“May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light. May good luck pursue you each morning and night.” -Irish Blessing Continue reading

Why choose a Pediatric Dentist

Pediatric dentists are dentists just for kids! Continue reading

Teeth friendly stocking stuffers

Need a last-minute stocking stuffer? Here are a few ideas to get your little ones excited about taking care of their teeth this coming year! Continue reading

When should I take my child to the dentist for the first check-up?

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Many new parents ask when they should take their child to the dentist for their first check-up. Continue reading

What are dental sealants?

Tooth decay often occurs on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth because these teeth have pits and grooves that can trap plaque and food. Continue reading

Why are baby teeth important?

Primary teeth, also called baby teeth, are important to your child’s future dental health. Continue reading