10 Dos and Don’ts of Children’s Dental Care

Children's dental care

Set your child up for dental success. As a parent, convincing your child to brush their teeth twice a day can be challenging. Whether your toddler shrugs away because it tickles, the toothpaste is “too spicy!” or they want to do it themselves, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the entire process. However, it is…

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My Child Has a Cavity. Now What?


Cavities need to be treated quickly. When you take your child to the dentist, the news that they have a cavity is probably the last thing you want to hear. Even if your child is old enough to brush their own teeth, you might find yourself feeling responsible for the cavity—especially if it’s their first…

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5 Benefits of Laser Dentistry for Kids

laser dentistry

Laser dentistry provides real benefits for your child. In recent years, lasers have stepped firmly off the pages of science fiction and into reality; although they might still sound like they belong in a novel or a state-of-the-art laboratory instead of at a dental office, we regularly use our LiteTouch laser to give kids the…

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Pros and Cons: Should I Give My Baby a Pacifier?

baby's pacifier use

What You Need to Know About Pacifiers If you’re a new or expectant parent, whether or not you should give your baby a pacifier is one of many decisions you’re probably weighing—and one that’s yours for the making. Though you’re in the driver’s seat with this decision, knowing which route to take is not always…

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