Category: Restorations for Kids

Healthier Smiles For Children With Laser Dentistry

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… Read more »

How An Extraction Could Help A Child’s Smile

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!

Does Root Canal Therapy Help A Child’s Infected Tooth?

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… Read more »

What Kind Of Crown Will Your Child Need?

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… Read more »

Does A Child Ever Need A Tooth Extraction?

We’ve been talking a lot about our fillings and crowns, and even root canal procedures, which we use to repair teeth and preserve them. However, sometimes an oral health issue could arise that needs more than a restoration. To avoid complications, we may need to actually remove one! In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric… Read more »

What Happens If A Child’s Tooth Becomes Infected?

When your little one’s tooth aches due to a cavity, then a filling may be necessary. But what if the cavity grows so severe an infection arises? To avoid complications like worsening pain or premature tooth loss, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist may suggest we treat an infection with a conservative root canal procedure known… Read more »

Which Crown Will Your Child Need?

When your child has a serious cavity, or an issue with the shape of the tooth that impacts bite and alignment, then a crown may be prescribed. We offer two different options for our young patients, stainless steel and zirconia. Which one is right for your smile, and when you should you bring your little… Read more »

Ensuring Your Child’s Comfort With Sedation

Often, kids may feel anxious about visiting the office or undergoing treatment. In addition, others could have special needs that make receiving treatment difficult. Fortunately, to help ensure every patient feels calm and relaxed when they undergo treatment, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist offers sedation dentistry.

Do Children Ever Need Root Canal Therapy?

When kids develop tooth decay, we often address the issue quickly with natural-looking dental fillings. But what if a child develops an infected or abscessed tooth? Will your child need to undergo a root canal treatment? In today’s blog, your Dallas, TX, pediatric dentist discusses the benefits of a pulpotomy, a conservative alternative to root… Read more »

When Your Child’s Tooth Decay Gets Serious

There are many different concerns that your child might experience with their dental health, but that they can largely avoid with good dental hygiene and right level of preventive care. Tooth decay is one of the more common of these concerns, and fortunately for many kids, preventing and treating it can often be minimally invasive…. Read more »