Questions To Ask Yourself For 2020! 

With the passing of each year, especially when you’ve got growing kiddos, it’s quite shocking to realize just how quickly the time has gone by! When you apply this way of thinking to your family’s oral health and, more specifically to the dental care you’re providing your children (with the help of our Dallas, TX pediatric dental care team), you likely find yourself in a state of reflection. So, to help you along as you strive to feel wonderful about those growing smiles, we offer up some simple and beneficial questions to ask yourself as you look forward to 2020!

(more…)

Our Thanksgiving Service Event: Feed My Starving Children

Our Dallas, TX pediatric dental practice would like to wish you and your family an early and very happy Thanksgiving! In honor of reaching out not only to each one of our patients who make our practice what it is but also to ensure we reach out to our entire community of families, we recently participated in a Feed My Starving Children service event. Have you heard of it? If not, we invite you to take just a moment to walk through our experience with our team and to quickly become a bit more familiar with this wonderful non-profit that promotes a world in which all children have full tummies.

(more…)

Kids Who Gag During Visits: Help Is Here! 

Does your child gag (or worry about gagging) during dental checkups and, as a result, you feel really unsure about what to do? You’d really love to tell your kiddo that he or she never has to receive professional dental care again (and you would love to never have to worry about it again)! However, you know that twice-annual preventive care is 100 percent necessary and absolutely worthwhile. First, our Dallas, TX team reminds you: This is not unusual! Next, we happily inform you: We can absolutely help with this. Just follow our simple advice!

(more…)

Reminders For A Very Enjoyable (Smile Safe) Turkey Day! 

Whether you call it Turkey Day or Thanksgiving, it’s nearly here and it’s definitely a departure from the usual meals you consume on a daily basis! It’s a lovely way to enter the winter holiday season, as it’s full of exceptionally yummy fare that’s nostalgic and truly cozy. While this is probably something you love sharing with your children, you’d probably really love celebrating this day together, while steering the whole family away from common oral health hazards! As always, our friendly Dallas, TX pediatric dental care team is here with those little reminders that can go a long way!

(more…)

Little Women: The Musical

You may have the story of Little Women on your mind, now that there’s yet another film adaptation of this beloved book! Whether you prefer to read it, you truly loved the 1994 movie, or you will only watch the 1949 classic, one thing is for sure: You probably want to share this tale of the March sisters with your children! If so, then the chance to see it live and on stage and set to music? Well, that’s too good to be true! Don’t miss the Little Women: The Musical at our Dallas, TX community’s Dallas Children’s Theater!

(more…)

Don’t Forget About Less Obvious Dental Floss Details! 

You likely already know the obvious details associated with dental floss and your child’s smile care habits at home (yours, too, of course). When we’re talking about the twice-a-day preventive sessions you’re holding in your bathroom, you know without doubt that one of them needs to include flossing and that it’s something in which the whole family must participate! You know to be thorough and gentle, as well. However, our Dallas, TX team recognizes that there are some less obvious particulars you may have forgotten about that can make (or break) your experience. Make it a wonderful one by considering some questions, so in your home, happy, clean smiles abound!

(more…)

Toothbrush Choices: Keeping Smiles Bright And Healthy! 

You brush your teeth and ensure that your children brush their teeth, in part, because our Dallas, TX team tells you that you should. You also do it because you know it’s for the protection of your family’s oral health. While you probably have most of the details pretty well figured out at this point, it’s not unusual for even a very dedicated individual to suddenly feel full of questions about any aspect of dental care. Perhaps you wake up one day to recognize you really don’t know much about the type of toothbrush you and your kiddos should be using. Fortunately, when you seek answers from us, you’ve come to the right place!

(more…)

Smile Reminders: As The Holidays Draw Near 

You know that as the holiday season draws nearer and nearer, there are probably some things that we have to say about your child’s smile. If you really concentrate and put your mind to it, you’re guessing that there are some details you would be able to conjure up on your own in terms of additional failsafes you should put into place just to be sure you’re really ready for unexpected hazards. However, with that said, it would make things much easier if our Dallas, TX team gives you some reminders! No problem. We’re always more than happy to do all that we can to keep your little ones’ (and teens’) oral health safe and sound.

(more…)

November Community Events In Dallas

We’re proud to provide children’s dental care for such a wonderful and diverse community. In today blog, we’re going to take a little break from our usual dental topics, and instead talk about events and activities in the Dallas, TX, community. We’re going to look at four upcoming events in November, so you and your family can schedule some fun activities to enjoy throughout fall’s final month!

(more…)

Here Comes Halloween! Is It Only About Sugar?

Halloween! It’s headed this way and you can practically taste the sugary sweetness already! Maybe you love the overload of treats that this day brings. Maybe it causes you some stress! We know that your kids’ oral health is extremely important to you, so figuring out how to mix fun with some truly effective smile protection feels a little confusing. Our Dallas, TX team absolutely knows how you’re feeling (all of the other parents out there are going through the same thing!). So, why not take a new look at this fun holiday, as you enjoy the goodies but remember that there’s more to Halloween than candy.

(more…)