What Should and Shouldn’t Go in Your Teen’s Smile

With so many concerns surrounding your teen’s healthy development, one important factor to manage is their oral health. During this time in their life, they are exposed to new situations and fads with their peers. You can help them navigate this stage to build healthy habits for a lifetime of healthy smiles. So, let’s take... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Caring for Your Child’s Smile

As their primary caregiver, one of the most important aspects of bringing your child in for their first dental visit is learning how best to care for their teeth. We are happy to show you how to clean their mouth daily and answer any questions or concerns you may have about their oral hygiene. We... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and sounds. At this age, the... Read more »

Long-Lasting Youth Smiles Can Benefit From Better Brushing Habits

A key pillar in the foundation of pediatric care for your child includes brushing their teeth properly. Caring for your child’s smile is essential, as they will not be able to properly care for it themselves. Typically, your child may not be able to brush and floss on their own until they around the age… Read more »

How to Help Kids Enjoy the Dentist

If you have a hard time getting your kids excited to go to the dentist, you’re not alone. For younger children, the dentist’s office can be a scary place. The drills, sharp instrument, and bright lights can scare some children. However, Dr. and our staff are dedicated to providing the best pediatric dental care in… Read more »

Teach Your Child About Dental Hygiene

Our pediatric dentist and team are aware that your child’s baby teeth are not here to stay. However, we stress their importance in your child’s long-term dental health. Did you know that if a baby tooth is lost too early, issues may arise? As a result, it is so important that you teach your child… Read more »

How to Select the Best Electric Toothbrush for Your Child

If you’re interested in getting your child an electric toothbrush, good for you! Electric toothbrushes can make oral hygiene a little more fun and exciting for your child and it can help your child keep their smile in tip-top shape. Our dentist, Dr. , would like to help you choose the right brush for their… Read more »