The holiday season can be a busy and exciting time for your little ones. Between travel, family gatherings, and the sharing of seasonal treats, there can be much for them to look forward to, but there can also be more risks for their oral health. During this time, it is important that you help them keep their teeth safe from the threat of decay. You should also see to it that they have their next dental checkup scheduled. Booking smile care with your Dallas, TX pediatric dentist at the start of the new year can ensure their teeth are in good condition after the holiday season, and it can help them start 2023 healthy and happy! (more…)
We use digital technology as part of our diagnoses, obtaining clear images to identify areas of concern and plan treatment. But we also use advanced treatments for soft tissue issues. With dental lasers, we can help address a wide array of issues comfortably, and without the use of scalpels or needles. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about laser technology.
In some cases, a tooth stands in the way of good oral health or could be too decayed or infected for treatment with a filling or crown. In these situations, preventing further harm to the smile may mean removing the tooth completely. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about tooth extraction.
As exciting as it can be to watch your child grow up, it is important to look out for developmental issues that can negatively impact their health and appearance. One benefit to consistent pediatric dental checkups is that parents receive regular updates about the development of their little one’s smile and oral structures. Our Dallas, TX pediatric dental office uses careful examinations and digital x-ray technology to assess our patients’ development over the course of their visits. We can monitor their progress as they lose their primary (“baby”) teeth and receive their replacements, and we can look for early warning signs of developmental trouble we can help resolve. (more…)
We offer digital x-rays and intraoral cameras to diagnose a child’s smile, but in addition to the imaging system we use, we also have another advanced technology. Laser dentistry allows our team to comfortably and effectively treat a variety of minor and serious oral health issues. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about the benefits of laser dentistry.
We always want to ensure our little patients enjoy good oral health and a comfortable treatment experience. In addition to options like local anesthesia and sedation, we also employ advanced technology for the treatment portions of each visit. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about laser dentistry.
For many children, the sights and sounds of the dentist office can be a bit overwhelming, and make them feel anxious. But to help them stay calm, even with severe anxiety or special needs, we can offer dental sedation. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about our approach to sedation dentistry.
When kids need treatment, we always employ the latest technology to offer care with precision, and ensure better comfort too. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how we ensure a comfortable treatment with the use of laser dentistry.
As we’ve discussed in our blog, we often try to preserve teeth that have become decayed or infected. But sometimes, issues grow so severe that the tooth could need to be removed to prevent complications. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about tooth extraction for kids.
A tooth extraction means we gently and carefully remove a tooth from a child’s smile. When an issue arises that cannot be addressed with a dental crown or filling, then taking out a tooth could protect the smile from serious complications. In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist talks about when we prescribed them, and how we perform this procedure.