Seal Out Summer Cavities
posted: Jun. 01, 2021.Summer months are almost upon us. School will be out soon and kids will find themselves with more free time and more relaxed schedules. While we all look forward to the break from the daily school routine, this change in routine may not be great for your child’s teeth. Dental sealants on your child’s back teeth are a great preventative measure that can protect your child’s teeth and help keep cavities at bay. Read moreCategory: Oral Health,  Cavities,  #SmileMore,  Preventative Care,  Dental Sealants
Where Did Halloween Come From and Why All the Candy?
posted: Oct. 28, 2020.Americans will spend more than 8 billion dollars on Halloween this year? Where did this holiday come form and why do we celebrate it with candy? Read moreCategory: Cavities,  Holiday,  Halloween,  Candy
Preventing Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
posted: Jan. 13, 2020.Preventing Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Baby bottle tooth decay, or bottle mouth, is the name given to this common early childhood dental condition. Decay is caused by frequent and long exposures Read moreCategory: Oral Health,  Cavities
Can You Be Born With Bad Teeth?
posted: Feb. 25, 2019.It’s a common conversation in a pediatric dentist’s office. “I don’t know what to do. My whole family has bad teeth.” Or, “I just don’t understand, we brush twice a Read moreCategory: Oral Health,  Cavities
Asthma, Inhalers and Cavities
posted: Nov. 29, 2018.Did you know that one in 12 Americans suffers from asthma? That number seems alarming and a little difficult to believe, but the prevalence of asthma is increasing every year. Read moreCategory: Oral Health,  Cavities,  Kid's Teeth
Why Baby Teeth Matter
posted: Nov. 05, 2018.When our children are infants, their baby teeth are a BIG deal. We spend hours consoling them as they drool and gnaw on their hands during the teething process. We Read moreCategory: Oral Health,  Cavities,  Kid's Teeth
Keep an Eye on Your Young Children's Fluoride Intake
posted: Aug. 01, 2018.We've known for a long time that fluoride strengthens tooth enamel against decay. We've also learned that fluoride consumption early in life pays later dividends with healthier teeth. But while fluoride Read moreCategory: Oral Health,  Cavities,  Teeth Cleaning
Johnny's Teeth Aren't Rotten Any More
posted: Jul. 02, 2018.Everyone has to face the music at some time — even John Lydon, former lead singer of The Sex Pistols, arguably England’s best known punk rock band. The 59-year old Read moreCategory: Dental Procedures,  Cavities