Root Canal Treatment: FAQs

FAQsAt first glance, the idea of a root canal treatment for your child’s tooth may sound like something you would do anything to avoid. Fortunately, by learning just a bit more about the pediatric version of this treatment, you will come to find it is extremely beneficial. First, we want you to keep in mind that your child’s comfort is priority – we will always numb your child’s tissue and offer sedation for a relaxing experience. Regarding the particulars of the procedure, we are happy to share additional details in response to frequently asked questions, so you can feel good about the decisions you make to repair and protect your little one’s grin.

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Pediatric Preventive Treatments

preventionsignThe best way to protect your child’s smile from problems is to practice excellent prevention. On your own, this means assisting your child in brushing his or her teeth twice a day, flossing once a day, and trying to limit sugary snacks. Fortunately, you don’t have to do all of the protecting on your own – we are here to help with preventive treatments. Not sure what to expect or where to begin? We always suggest that you schedule six-month preventive care visits for your child, so we can establish good habits, keep teeth clean, and monitor health. As for particular services, become familiar with the details, so you can feel secure about the future of your child’s smile.

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Your Dental Filling Questions

questionmarkblueWe understand if you have questions about your child’s dental filling. We also know that you do your best to help your child avoid problems like tooth decay – rest assured, most people will experience this oral problem at least once over the course of a lifetime. The good news is that we can easily and effectively address your child’s cavity, restore the tooth, and even protect the beauty of your little one’s smile. To help you feel even more optimistic about your child’s upcoming visit, we encourage you to consider answers to questions frequently asked by other concerned parents.

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Quiz: Developing Effective Brushing Habits

toothbrushgirlpigtailsLike most individuals raising young children, you will find that helping your child maintain a healthy smile comes with a seemingly never-ending list of questions. The good news is that we are always here to assist you wherever you happen to be in your child’s journey toward developing a healthy, beautiful smile. As for common concerns, we often find ourselves answering inquiries about how to help one’s child establish effective brushing habits. Wondering if you need questions answered or if you’re already doing an excellent job with your child’s preventive care? Quiz yourself to find out!

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Gum Disease: Q&A

q&arainbowThe gum health of your child is extremely important – unhealthy gum tissue may quickly result in severe side effects that endanger your child’s immediate and long-term oral health. The disappointing news is that periodontal problems can affect everyone, including your child. However, the exceptional news is that preventing gum issues is actually quite simple as long as you know what you’re doing. To learn more about your child’s oral health, we invite you to consider answers to frequently asked questions about gum health. In the meantime, remember to ask your remaining questions during your child’s next dental checkup.

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Your Questions About Thumb Sucking

thumb suckingLike many parents, you are likely concerned about the appropriate ages for thumb sucking and may be curious about potentially negative side effects. The good news is that by learning more about what to expect, you will feel informed and much more relaxed about your little one’s habits. Even better news? Even if you feel completely knowledgeable but still have some questions or concerns, we are always glad to schedule a dental checkup for your child, so we can assist in maintaining your child’s best oral health.

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Nick Jonas In Concert

concerthandsHas your youngster been a fan of Nick Jonas for as long as you can remember? Perhaps since the days of the Jonas Brothers. Or, maybe you’re his biggest fan and have been tirelessly playing his songs to your son or daughter in an effort to create another super-fan. Whatever the case, you will be excited to learn about this upcoming concert that – particularly if you can rope the whole family into going – will be a fun time for everyone.

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Best Brushing For You And Your Child

toothbrushrainbowIf you aren’t quite sure how to best brush your smile for effective dental hygiene you may wonder if you’re passing along the best information and advice to your little one. The good news is that you and your child can both brush together – and potentially brush even better – by following some simple guidelines for ensuring you get your teeth and gums squeaky clean. Rest easy, even if you have been taking a misstep here or there, getting back on track toward an extremely clean, fresh smile is simple.

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Children’s Dentistry: Myth Versus Fact?

mythsfactsscaleWhile taking care of your own smile requires dedication, making sure your little one’s smile remains healthy brings your commitment to a whole new level. As a result, your attention to separating myths from facts regarding children’s dentistry may become something at which you become consistently more adept. Of course, to make sure you are making the best choices for your child, we encourage you to bring your questions to us. We will shed light on the facts that will protect your son or daughter’s oral health.

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Restorative Care Benefits

thumbsupgirlWhen you discover that your child needs restorative care to make a repair, you may find yourself feeling conflicted. You know that restoring and protecting your child’s oral health is essential to promoting a lasting smile. However, you may have concerns about whether your child will feel comfortable and if treatment is really necessary. First, allow us to reassure you that we always place the comfort of your son or daughter at the top of our list of concerns. In addition to applying local anesthetic during treatments, we also offer sedation dentistry. As for acting with urgency regarding restorations, we encourage you to learn more about the benefits as a means of gaining a clearer perspective.

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