What kid doesn’t love summer break? However, their newfound freedom also means more snacking, and less frequent brushing and flossing. Which makes summer a great time to schedule a checkup for your children, and to make sure your kids are taking good care of their smiles, even on their time off! In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist looks at why checkups during the summer are recommended!
Kids need to care for their smiles from home, as this helps keep teeth and gums healthy in between their routine checkup and cleaning visits. But often, we find that parents and kids alike are confused about proper oral hygiene. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist will explain how to help your children brush and floss the right way!
Your young child will reach many important milestones early in life. Keeping up with them will be exciting, but it can also lead to questions about what you need to do to respond to these developments. One important milestone is the arrival of your child’s first tooth. Once their teeth start to develop, you will need to make sure they stay safe against the formation of cavities. Our Dallas, TX pediatric dental office can help you provide support for your baby’s developing smile. In addition to providing care at an appointment, we can offer tips to parents who may have questions about what you should do at home to make sure your little one’s smile stays safe against problems. (more…)
We use technology to treat little smiles, addressing everything from tooth decay to dental infection. Using advanced technology also helps improve the comfort of your child during treatment! In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist wants to explain how we use dental lasers to help treat oral health issues in a comfortable way with a faster healing period!
We offer an array of treatments for kids, from fillings for cavities to oral surgery to remove infected teeth. We know for children for dental anxiety, special needs, undergoing treatment could be difficult. However, to help them remain calm and relaxed, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist may offer dental sedation!
When your little one breaks a tooth, this means that emergency dental care is needed. After all, even a minor chip could eventually mean harmful cavities or infection. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist is ready to offer care. In today’s blog, we’re talking about dental emergencies, and how you should respond to one your child experiences.
Sometimes, a filling, crown, or even a root canal won’t be able to address an issue with your child’s smile. To prevent complications and preserve oral health, we may need to perform an extraction. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist will talk about how we ensure the procedure is comfortable!
When a cavity forms, a lifelike filling is placed in one visit to save the tooth and prevent worsening pain. But what if your child’s tooth becomes infected? Will they need a root canal procedure like an adult would? In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how we treat infections with a conservative alternative known as a pulpotomy.
When a cavity develops in your little one’s smile, or a minor chip occurs, then a filling or bonding could repair the tooth using color-matched composite resin. But what if a child’s tooth is severely damaged, or develops an advanced case of decay or an infection? In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist will explain how we restore smiles with crowns, and which kind we may prescribe.
When a child has an aching tooth, or if we discover a cavity during a routine checkup, then treatment is vital for avoiding painful complications. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist explains how we treat these concerns with a filling, and the steps we take to ensure the finished product blends with your child’s tooth!